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Yellowstone County

Cemeteries and Memorial Sites of Politicians in Yellowstone County

Index to Locations

  • Billings Calvary Cemetery
  • Billings Mountview Cemetery

    Calvary Cemetery
    Billings, Yellowstone County, Montana
    Politicians buried here:
      Donald Ray Foster (1937-2000) — of Lewistown, Fergus County, Mont. Born in Gooding, Gooding County, Idaho, April 18, 1937. Democrat. Delegate to Montana state constitutional convention, 1972; member of Montana state senate, 1974-76. Catholic. Member, Alpha Sigma Phi; Rotary. Died, of hemochromatosis, in St. Vincent's Hospital, Billings, Yellowstone County, Mont., January 22, 2000 (age 62 years, 279 days). Interment at Calvary Cemetery.

    Mountview Cemetery
    Billings, Yellowstone County, Montana
    Politicians buried here:
      Tom Stout (1879-1965) — of Lewistown, Fergus County, Mont. Born in New London, Ralls County, Mo., May 20, 1879. Democrat. Member of Montana state senate, 1911-13; U.S. Representative from Montana at-large, 1913-17; defeated, 1930; Montana Democratic state chair, 1925; member of Montana state house of representatives, 1943-49. Died in Billings, Yellowstone County, Mont., December 26, 1965 (age 86 years, 220 days). Interment at Mountview Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Willard Edward Fraser (1907-1972) — also known as Willard E. Fraser — of Billings, Yellowstone County, Mont. Born in Gardner, Johnson County, Kan., January 26, 1907. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Montana, 1936; served in the U.S. Army during World War II; mayor of Billings, Mont., 1963-69, 1971-72; died in office 1972. Congregationalist. Member, Elks; Freemasons; Shriners. Died, from a heart attack, in Billings, Yellowstone County, Mont., September 21, 1972 (age 65 years, 239 days). Interment at Mountview Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of John Brown Fraser (1885-1959) and Sadie Irene (Gay) Fraser (1887-1975); married, June 3, 1933, to Marjorie Robin Frost (1905-1934).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Robert N. Jones (1884-1957) — of Billings, Yellowstone County, Mont. Born in Johnson County, Iowa, November 15, 1884. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Montana, 1928 (member, Committee on Rules and Order of Business). Died March 12, 1957 (age 72 years, 117 days). Interment at Mountview Cemetery.

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