She was truly proud of her family and found her greatest joy in family gatherings and watching her grandchildren and great grandchildren in school sports, 4-H activities, and dance recitals. Mildred was an avid bowler, holding many league offices, attending state tournament as well as several national tournaments. She enjoyed dancing, especially the western jam sessions. She was active in RSVP since 1995 delivering meals and doing other volunteer work. Other activities she enjoyed included her pinochle club, reading, doing her daily crossword puzzles and her “coffee time” with family and friends.
Mildred was preceded in death by her husbands, her parents, her brothers Walter, Emil, and Arnold, her grandson Brian, her special friend and step sister Martina Crawford, and her sister-in-law, Grace Jarvi. She is survived by her daughter Diane and Gary Wacker, her grandsons Darrel and Linda Wacker, Duane and Julie Wacker, granddaughter-in-law Greta and Tom DeTonancour. Great grandchildren Amanda and Steven Happel, Jessica and Emmett Wester, Rebecca and Sean Barbula, Kacie Wacker, Sid and Jenna Wacker along with great-great grandchildren Brian and Zoey Wester and many nieces and nephews. She is also survived by Judd’s family, Gene and Thea Swanson and family, Nedra and Randy Vranish and family, and Jay and Becky Swanson.
Services will be held at the First United Methodist Church, 319 1st St. West, Roundup, MT on Friday, May 20 at 11:00 with a lunch following the committal at the Roundup City Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the Musselshell County Council on Aging or the charity of ones choice.
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319 1st Street West
Roundup, MT 59072
17059 US Highway 12 East
Roundup, MT 59072