The Blaine County Journal News-Opinion                                                November 19, 1997 ===========================================================

MABEL FELTON

  Mabel Felton, 85, devoted wife, mother, grandmother and friend to all who knew her, passed away November 11, 1997, at St. Peter's Community Hospital in Helena. Her struggle with Parkinson's was lengthy and courageous. Funeral services were held at the United Methodist Church in Chinook on Saturday, November 15, 1997 at 2 p.m. with Pastor Brad Walgren officiating. Linda Haugen was the organist and accompanied Ben Hall, soloist. Pallbearers were Jack Felton, Doug Kralicek, Bill Bilger, Jack Sattleen, Jack Barrow, and Maurice Harshman. Internment was in the Kuper Memorial Cemetery of Chinook. Edwards Funeral Home of Chinook was in charge of arrangements. Memorials may be sent to the United Methodist Church of Chinook or to a charity of the donors choice.

  Mabel was born on February 29, 1912 to George and Sedate (Ulrich) Bedell. She graduated from Chinook High School and attended the University of Montana in Missoula.

  On June 29, 1935 she married William P. "Buster" Felton Jr. in Fort Benton, MT. They lived at various locations in Montana, Washington, Wyoming, and Colorado--returning to Chinook 1n 1947. In 1993 they moved to Helena to be near their daughter and her family.

  She was known for her sewing and did seamstress work for many years, followed by her employment at Jack's Toggery. She enjoyed needlework, her church and camping with her family.

  Survivors include her husband; a daughter and son-in-law, Yvonne "Pat" and Marvin Cutler; two granddaughters, Monoca Steward and Debbie and her husband Doug Kralicek; four great grandchildren as well as other family members and friends.

  She was preceded in death by her parents.

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The Sentinel (Havre Montana)                                               Wednesday, November 19, 1997 =============================================================

MABEL FELTON

  HELENA - Mabel Felton, 85, died Tuesday at St. Peter's Community Hospital in Helena of natural causes.

  Felton was born on Feb. 29, 1912 to George and Sedate (Ulrich) Bedell. She graduated from Chinook High School and attended the University of Montana in Missoula.

  On June 29, 1935 she married William P. "Buster" Felton Jr. in Fort Benton, MT. They lived at various locations in Montana, Washington, Wyoming, and Colorado--returning to Chinook 1n 1947. In 1993 they moved to Helena to be near their daughter and her family.

  She was known for her sewing and did seamstress work for many years, followed later by her employment at Jack's Toggery. She enjoyed needlework, her church and camping with her family.

  She was preceded in death by her parents.

  She is survived by her husband; a daughter, Yvonne "Pat" Cutler; two granddaughters; four great grandchildren as well as other family members and friends.

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The Havre Daily News                                                              Thursday, November 13, 1997 =============================================================

MABEL FELTON

  HELENA - Mabel Felton, 85, died Tuesday at St. Peter's Community Hospital in Helena of natural causes.

  Funeral Services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 15, at the United Methodist Church in Chinook. Internment will follow at Kuper Memorial Cemetery in Chinook.

  Felton was born on Feb. 29, 1912 to George and Sedate Ulrich Bedell. She graduated from Chinook High School and attended the University of Montana in Missoula.

  On June 29, 1935 she married William P. "Buster" Felton Jr. in Fort Benton, MT. They lived at various locations in Montana, Washington, Wyoming, and Colorado--returning to Chinook 1n 1947. In 1993 they moved to Helena to be near their daughter and her family.

  She was known for her sewing and did seamstress work for many years, followed later by her employment at Jack's Toggery. She enjoyed needlework, her church and camping with her family.

  She was preceded in death by her parents.

  She is survived by her husband; a daughter, Yvonne "Pat" Cutler; two granddaughters; four great grandchildren as well as other family members and friends.

  Memorials may be sent to United Methodist Church, Chinook, MT 59523, or to the donor's choice.

  Edwards Mortuary is in charge of arrangements.

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The Blaine County Journal News-Opinion                                                    November 12, 1997 ============================================================

MABEL FELTON

  Word was received that Mabel Felton passed away in Helena, MT on Tuesday afternoon, November 11, 1997. A long-time Chinook resident, Mabel was the wife of W. P. "Buster" Felton.

  Funeral services have been tentatively been set for Saturday in the United Methodist Church in Chinook. The correct date and time will be announced on the radio stations and in the Great Falls Tribune. It will also be posted in the Chinook postoffice.

  A complete obituary will be published in next week's paper.

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The Great Falls Tribune                                                            Thursday, November 13, 1997 ============================================================

MABEL FELTON

  CHINOOK - Mabel (Bedell) Felton, 85, died Tuesday in Helena of Parkinson's disease.

  Her funeral is 2 p.m. Saturday at the United Methodist Church in Chinook, with burial in Kuper Memorial Cemetery in Chinook. Edwards Mortuary is hanling arrangements. Memorials are suggested to the church.

  She was born on Feb. 29, 1912. She graduated from Chinook High School and attended the University of Montana.

  On June 29, 1935 she married William P. "Buster" Felton Jr. at Fort Benton. They lived at various locations in Montana, Washington, Wyoming, and Colorado--returning to Chinook 1n 1947.

  In 1993 they moved to Helena to be near their daughter and her family.

  Felton was an seamstress and had worked at Jack's Toggery. She enjoyed needlework, church and camping.

  Surviving are her husband; a daughter, Yvonne "Pat" Cutler of Helena; and  two granddaughters and four great grandchildren.

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