Alice Rose Hunter, age 84, of Jordan passed away on Monday, August 29, 2022 at Holy Rosary Healthcare in Miles City. Known to all by Rosie.
Rosie was born on July 23, 1938 in Jordan, Montana, the daughter of Hugh and Doris (Flippin) Wiemer. Marie would join the family soon after and was called Mimi by Rosie. Her father passed away and her mother later married Fred Gall and they had a son Stanley. Rosie attended grade school at Cohagen and attended high school in Jordan, graduating from Garfield County High School in 1956. She married her high school sweetheart Wayne Hunter on November 11, 1956. They had two children, Kim born October 19, 1957 and a son Kent born January 2, 1962. Rosie stayed home and took care of her children and was the bookkeeper for years for the family company, Wayne Hunter, Inc.
Rosie loved working in her beautiful yard and had the most beautiful flowers. She was a wonderful seamstress, make all of Wayne, Kim and Kents shirts. She loved to embroidery their pillowcases and dishtowels. She also enjoyed doing jigsaw puzzles and crossword puzzles. She also played the piano and took in all stray cats.
Rosie is survived by her children: Kim Smotherman and Kent Hunter; her sister Mimi Gallinger; granddaughter Shannel Robinson, grandson Dwayne Robinson; great granddaughters: Courtney Robinson and Esme Robinson; great great granddaughter Frances Rose Olson. She was preceded in death by her parents, brother Stanley and her husband Wayne.
Funeral services will be held on Thursday, September 1, 2022 at 10:00 a.m. at the VFW Hall in Jordan. Interment will follow in the family lot of the Pioneer Cemetery. Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting: www.stevensonandsons.com.
Should friends desire memorials may be made to the ambulance fund.