July 2, 2014 | Volume 101 / Number 27

Orlie P. Linn

Orlie P. Linn, 89, an Army WWII veteran, POW and rancher of Saco, died Wednesday, June 25, 2014.

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He was born Sept. 28, 1924, in Mowquea, Ill., the son of Harry and Mintha (Perry) Linn. He and his two sisters and three brothers made their home in small town Illinois. After serving in WWII, he and Ed Pekovitch were traveling through Montana when their vehicle broke down in Saco. They both went to work for local ranchers and married local women.

Orlie went to work for Dann Garrison on the ranch and then married Pamela Garrison on July 21, 1951. He was active in community affairs. He served as...

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