Kathleen Mary Ferriter Tuxill, age 85, passed away peacefully at her home in Butte, Montana on October 14th, 2022.
She was born on August 21st, 1937, to John and Lucille Ferriter in Butte. She graduated from Girls Central High School in Butte in 1955. That same year on May 3rd, she married the love of her life, Larry Tuxill, at the Helena Capitol Building.
Kathleen loved to dance and taught dancing for many years, but her primary occupation in life was taking care of her home and children. She was also a member of St. Ann’s Catholic Church.
She is preceded in death by her parents, all of her siblings except one, all of her in-laws, and her grandson, Jacob Liedle.
She is survived by her husband of 67 years, Larry Tuxill; children Laurie Goddard, Rick Tuxill, Diane Hayward, Michelle Liedle, and Tara Holland; her brother Tom Ferriter; as well as 15 grandchildren, 25 great-grandchildren, 1 great-great grandchild, and numerous cousins and friends.
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