Former Havre resident Holly Manaras Patera, 39, of Tukwila, Wash., died on Sept. 13, 2009, in her home.
Cause of death was suicide. She is survived by her son, Nathan Patera; her parents, Steve and Lindsay Manaras of Columbia Falls, Mont.; and her sister, Dawn Manaras Lee of Libby, Mont. A memorial service will be held at Columbia Mortuary at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 23, in Columbia Falls, Mont. Donations in Holly's name may be made to the Migraine (Headache) Research Foundation, 300 E. 75th St. Suite 3K, New York, N.Y. 10021. Phone (212) 249-5402 or on the Web at www.migraineresearchfoundation. org/donate.