1921 — 2021
Madge Dismore, a joyful Montana spirit, dies at 100. Madge loved all animals, made great deviled eggs, and could look at clouds for hours. Her favorite vehicle was a jeep. She loved and was loved by her family with a warm intensity. Living for a century, Madge experienced a broad spectrum of life. She was born in Musselshell, MT in a small log cabin, the youngest of six in a farming family. Her parents, George and Ruby Hogan, moved their family to Lavina when Madge was young, and like most, saw loss after loss in the Great Depression. Madge often recounted that her mother Ruby - always kind - would give food to the "hobos" passing through. The family moved to Stanford when Madge was in...