This Sunday, 40-plus years of Missoulian history will come to a close with our publication of the final “Patches” column.
For all of those decades, longtime Missoulian reporter and columnist Evelyn King wrote the Sunday column, ruminating on her life, her family and our community.
Evelyn passed away earlier this month, and her family immediately [...]
We received word this morning from Evelyn King’s family of several memorial plans for the longtime Missoulian reporter and columnist.
Evelyn passed away on Tuesday after a short illness.
Visitation will be from 1-5 p.m. this Sunday, May 23, at Garden City Funeral Home and Crematory.
As per her wishes, no memorial services will be held, but a [...]
The kind words keep flowing in for our friend and colleague Evelyn King, who died this week at her home in Missoula.
If you missed the lovely tribute written by reporter Vince Devlin for this morning’s Missoulian, here’s a link.
And here’s a sampling of what readers have written to say so far, including one reader/granddaughter:
Thank you [...]
Word reached the newsroom Tuesday night that Evelyn King, our longtime Sunday columnist and a pioneering Missoula newswoman, had died.
We miss her already.
Every week, Evelyn would carry her handwritten column into the newsroom, take a seat at a computer and start typing it into the system. Every week, she would have a kind word or [...]