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Dorothy 'Dot' B. Framness, 98

| April 12, 2022 12:00 AM

Dorothy “Dot” B. Framness, of Columbia Falls, passed away April 5, 2022. She was 98.

She was born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, on June 30, 1923. She was the oldest of seven children. On Aug. 29, 1940 she was married to Nestor Framness. They had four sons: Hal, Ron, Rick and Dan. They moved to Montana in 1962.

Dot worked 14 years at the Kalispell B and B as a waitress. She was a member of the North Valley Seventh-day Adventist Church, in Columbia Falls. She had nine grandchildren, 17 great-grandchildren and six great-great-grandchildren.

Dot is preceded in death by her husband, Nestor of 69 years, and their oldest sons Hal and Ron.

A memorial service will be held at the North Valley Seventh-day Adventist Church, 269 Second Ave. EN in Columbia Falls, Sunday, April 17, at 2 p.m. A reception will immediately follow the service and will be held at the church.

Friends are encouraged to visit the website at to leave notes of condolences for the family. Buffalo Hill Funeral Home and Crematory is caring for the family.

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