Margie Haider, 85, died early on the morning of July 18, 2014, from failing health due to respiratory distress, just three weeks after the death of her husband of 67 years.
Margarete Johanna was born to Anton and Johanna Kautzmann in Mandan, N.D., on Aug 7, 1928. She grew up with five brothers and two sisters. Shortly after high school graduation, she married George Haider, and a few years later they moved to Dickinson, N.D.
In the fall of 1954, the family moved to Billings, and Mrs. Haider became a cosmetician. She worked first at Hummel drug and subsequently Western Drug.
Survivors include sons, Daryl and Dale; a sister, Clara Lubke; four grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
Funeral Mass was Wednesday, July 23, at St. Pius Catholic Church.
Memorials may be made to the Billings Catholic Schools Foundation, P.O. Box 31158, Billings, MT 59107.