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Gayll R. Best

July 6, 1938 — November 5, 2021

Heaven was blessed with a beautiful angel on November 5, 2021. Gayll was the daughter of Helmer J. Lundgren and Ora M. Mosleth. She had one brother, Daryll Lundgren.

Gayll graduated from Butte High School, Class of 1956. Following graduation, she worked at the Metals Bank, where many friendships were made. Later she met Raymond C. Feldt and they later married. They moved to Helena where Gayll worked for Seaboard Finance Company. Together they owned the Spirit Shoppe and the Capri Lounge. They had one daughter, Debbie. Raymond and Gayll divorced in 1969.

Gayll married Walter E. Best on July 30, 1970. Together, they owned and ran Wally’s Place in Deer Lodge. They had two children, Heidi and Ty. They both left the bar business, moved to Butte, and then later relocated to Silver Star. It was in Silver Star that Gayll created a beautiful country paradise for her family.

Preceded in death: Parents, Helmer and Ora Lundgren. Husband, Walter E. Best

Survived by: Brother, Daryll Lundgren; Daughters, Debora (Tim) Hansen, and Heidi (Scott) Bernhardt; Son, Ty J. Best. Gayll had six grandchildren and nine great grandchildren.

There will be a memorial service Tuesday, November 16, at 1:00 PM on the Jefferson River at Jefferson Acres Silver Star MT

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Tuesday, November 16, 2021

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