August 28, 2013 | Volume 100 / Number 351

Elsie Alice Stolem

Elsie Alice (Watson) Stolem, 91, died of natural causes Thursday, Aug. 22, 2013, at the Phillips County Hospital.

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She was born April 30, 1922, to John and Elizabeth (Staples) Watson in Thoeny, Mont. On Jan. 11, 1940, she married Kenneth I. “Bud” Stolem in Glasgow. They farmed and ranched near Hinsdale until 1996 when they retired and moved to Malta to be near their children.

Her greatest accomplishment was sharing her love through cooking for her family and friends. Her door was always open, along with a fresh cup of coffee and meal for anyone who stopped by. She had an unending love an...

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