Florence Ivy (Dean) Hendricks age 102 ½ passed away on October 1, 2019 in Kalispell, Montana. She was born March 18, 1917 in Clovis, NM. to Clyde and Teresa (Forsthofer) Dean. She was enrolled in Clovis schools and later the family moved to a farm in Forest, New Mexico and she went to school there. She was the 3rd child of 9 children. When she grew up she married Ralph Hendricks who also was a farmer. They married on September 9, 1935.Their first child was Lewis Allen Hendricks born in Clovis, NM. on August 22, 1938. They later had another son on February 9, 1951 Leo Ralph Hendricks also born in Clovis, NM.
Florence is preceded in death by her husband Ralph Hendricks who passed away October 16. 1968, her parents and 7 siblings. She is survived by sons Lewis (Clarice} Hendricks of Kalispell. Leo Ralph (Patricia) Hendricks. Sister Elizabeth Dean Trapp. 7 Grandchildren, 16 Great Grandchildren and 17 Great Great Grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.
A Memorial Mass will be held at 3:00 pm Wednesday, October 09, 2019 at Buffalo Hill Funeral Home in Kalispell. Buffalo Hill Funeral Home is caring for the family.
Please no flowers or gifts . An Interment will take place at a later date in Clovis, New Mexico.
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