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Dorothy Framness

June 30, 1923 — April 5, 2022

Columbia Falls

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

She was born in Milwaukee, WI on June 30, 1923. She was the oldest of seven children. On August 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&B as a waitress. She was a member of the North Valley Seventh-Day Adventist Church, in Columbia Falls. She had 9 grandchildren, 17 greatgrandchildren and 6 great greatgrandchildren.

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

A memorial service will be held at the North Valley Seventh-Day Adventist Church, 269 2nd Ave EN in Columbia Falls Sunday, April 17, 2022 at 2:00p.m.  A reception will immediately follow the service and will be held at the church. Friends are encouraged to visit our website at to leave notes of condolences for the family. Buffalo Hill Funeral Home and Crematory is caring for the family.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Dorothy Framness, please visit our flower store.

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