Donna Garrick 1938-2022

Donna Marie Garrick, formerly of Hastings, entered her 昀nal rest April 2, 2022, at Son Heaven assisted living in Helena, MT.

Donna was born to Earl and Telma (Lindly) Skinner Sep 2, 1938, in Fullerton, CA. She grew up in Tombstone, AZ, and married Dwaine Garrick in Benson, AZ, Feb 20, 1955.

Donna was preceded in death by her husband & parents; siblings Telma Kathleen (Skinner) Harris, Earl Wayne Skinner & Michael Syrovy; & grandson Michael Garrick. She is survived by 5 children, Lance (Renee) Garrick, Brent (Terri) Garrick, Lynae (Mark) Ryckman, Ryan (Patti) Garrick, Stacy (Pierre) Trepanier; 9 grandchildren; 15 great grandchildren; brother Stan Skinner, & many more family members & friends.

The family would like to thank the Montana Lifespan Respite Coalition, Son Heaven staff, Compassus Hospice, Simple Cremation, Donna’s niece Gayleen Strachan & dear friend Robin Homan for all their loving care.

A celebration of life is scheduled June 17 at 2:00 p.m. at Resurrection United Methodist Church of Hastings with visitation beginning at 1:00. Pastor Mark Miller will be of昀ciating. A gathering for friends and family will also be held at Scharr’s Bluff June 18, from noon to 4:00. A service will be scheduled later at Outlook, MT, where Donna will be laid to rest with Dwaine. In lieu of 昀owers, memorials may be directed to Hiawatha Valley Family—Beyond the Yellow Ribbon.

June 8, 2022