Plains- Leo LaTray, 82, a Lewistown native and former resident, died of natural causes Sunday at a Missoula
Services are Thursday at St. James Catholic
Church in Plains, with burial with military honors at
Memorials are suggested to the American Kidney Foundation.
Coffelt-Bunch Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.
LaTray was born Dec. 25, 1913 in Lewistown,
and graduated from
In 1937, he married Ruby Doney and they lived in Deerlodge and Lewistown.
He served in the Navy from 1944-45 and then returned to Lewistown, where
he again worked for the Fish and Game Department as a fish culturist. He and
his family later lived in
He retired from the Fish and Game Department in 1974 and moved to Plains in 1987.
He was a member, past state president and northwest regional president of the Eagles Lodge, a member of St. James Catholic Church and a life member of the Horse Plains Veterans of Foreign Wars. He enjoyed woodworking and was an avid sports fan.
Survivors include his wife of Plains; two sons, Leo of Plains and