Franklin B. Hill, age 85, of Nashua, Mont., passed away at Sky Ridge Medical Center in Lone Tree, Colo., on Monday, Sept. 2, 2019, following a brief illness.
Franklin’s family will receive friends from 4 p.m. until 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 11, at the Bell Mortuary Chapel in Glasgow, Mont.
A graveside funeral service will take place at 11:30 a.m., on Thursday, Sept. 12, in the Nashua Cemetery with a reception to follow at the Nashua Senior Center.
Franklin was born July 1, 1934, to Byron and Bertina (Haugen) Hill in Nashua, Mont., the youngest of five children. He graduated from the Nashua School in 1953.
Franklin met his sweetheart, Joyce Rawe, in high school and they married on Sept. 16, 1955.
In 1957, Franklin took over the Rawe farm. Farming was Franklin’s main passion, and it carried through until his death. Having a small herd of cattle gaveClick here to view the full story