08/14/03 - Helena
Independent Record Newspaper.
Alvin Lee LaTray, age 54, formerly of Helena, went to
the Great Spirit on Tuesday, Aug. 12, 2003.
Alvin was born Nov. 25, 1948, in Havre to Albert and Ann LaTray
of Chinook. Alvin joined the
Army in 1965.
He is survived by his daughter, AndriaLaTray, her
two sons, Levi Wagner and Colton Wagner,
all of Helena. He is also
survived by a stepson, Chip Rowlan, also of Helena. Other
survivors include his sister, Marjorie Daniels of Red Deer, Alberta, and her
three sons, Gordon, Darrell and Nick. He was preceded in death by his parents
and a nephew, Chuckie.
Alvin loved his
family very much. He spent his time playing his guitar and making beautiful
horsehair belts, key chains and other things. Alvin had many lifelong friends
including Billy Baker and Rick Pipe, to name just a few.
Burial has taken place in DeerLodgeCemetery. A
celebration of Alvin's life
will be held at Saturday,
Aug. 23, at the Western Bar in downtown Helena.
Alvin was very loved and will be greatly missed by his family and
friends. We are very lucky to have the short time we had with him. He will
always be in our hearts and our thoughts.
I love you, Dad. I will always be grateful for you being in my life. — Andria