Nova Arlyne Gottschalk, 84

Print Article

Nova Arlyne Gottschalk, 84, passed away on Sunday, Feb. 18, 2018, at Brendan House in Kalispell.

Arlyne was born on Aug. 17, 1933, to Walter and Bertha (Croghan) Robblee in Palermo, California. Arlyne completed school through the 10th grade as a youth, but later went on to complete her GED as an adult, scoring in the top 5th percentile in Marin County, California.

She worked as a fitness instructor for Vic Tannyís in California, and as a singing cocktail waitress for Kirbyís Restaurant and finally as a customer representative for the telephone company in California. Arlyne volunteered for several organizations throughout her life, including Kalispell Regional Medical Center for eight years. She also picked up trash throughout the community.

Arlyne had many hobbies. She enjoyed painting, sewing, cooking, golf and playing bridge, cribbage and Scrabble. She loved baking cakes for everyone at Spencer & Company where she and Lou spent almost every Friday night from the second day they opened, more then 25 years ago.

Arlyne was preceded in death by her husband Lou Gottschalk who passed on Feb. 2, 2018; parents, Walter and Bertha Robblee; and eight older brothers and sisters.

Arlyne is survived by her daughters, Lisa Gottschalk of California, Susan Brossard of Idaho, and Lynne Fernandez of Tennessee; her son, John Fernandez, of Oregon; and her daughter, Marie Oswood, of California; grandchildren, Anthony Moore Jr. of Arizona, Seth and wife Holly Foster of Montana, Kassie Rinearson of Arkansas and Victoria Oswood of California; and great- grandchildren, Peyton, Jackson and Alexis Foster, all of Montana.

A celebration of life will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, March 3, at Buffalo Hill Funeral Home, with a reception to follow at Buffalo Hill Funeral Home.

In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made to the Flathead Valley Food Bank or the Flathead Valley Animal Shelter. Friends are encouraged to send notes of condolence to the family at www.buffalohillfh.com. Buffalo Hill Funeral Home is caring for the family.

Print Article

Read More

Rowdy clowns back in town

September 20, 2018 at 6:00 am | Daily Inter Lake If itís fall, then itís time for clown sightings. Someone reported to the Kalispell Police Department that there were several teenagers running around with a clown mask on. He said they were approach...

Comments

Read More

Daybook

September 20, 2018 at 6:00 am | Daily Inter Lake TODay • Kalispell Public Schools Policy and Communications Committee meets 8:30 a.m., superintendentís office. • Red Cross blood drive, 11 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., The Wave, Whitefish. • ...

Comments

Read More

Glacier biologist honored for Ďbark rangerí program

September 20, 2018 at 6:00 am | Daily Inter Lake Gracie launched her Wildlife Working Dog career in Glacier National Park in 2016. Today, the 4-year-old border collie counts about 17,000 followers on Instagram. Her owner, Mark Biel, 52, a Nationa...

Comments

Read More

Fall hunter ed classes begin in Lake County

September 20, 2018 at 6:00 am | Daily Inter Lake Fall Hunter Education classes for the residents in Polson, Ronan and Pablo will begin Tuesday, Oct. 2 at the Polson Middle School. All classes are 6:30 to 9 p.m. Interested students are require...

Comments

Read More

Contact Us

News: (406) 837-5131
Advertising: 406-758-4410
Bigfork Eagle
c/o Daily Inter Lake
PO Box 7610
Kalispell, MT 59904

©2018 Bigfork Eagle Terms of Use Privacy Policy
X
X