Obituary - Bernadette Rose 'Pudgie' Leuis May 15, 1948 - November 6, 2022
Last updated 11/11/2022 at 1:06pm
Bernadette Rose "Pudgie" Leuis of Butte, MT, age 74, peacefully passed Sunday morning, November 6, 2022, at St. James Healthcare from illness due to COVID.
Pudgie was born May 15, 1948, in Helena, MT, to Frank LaMere and Adele "Babygirl" Cecelia Falcon. She attended mission school in Hays, MT, and later received her GED in Tacoma. In 1986, she furthered her education by receiving her associate degree and becoming a Licensed Practical Nurse, in which she eventually retired in 1991. It was also throughout this time she followed her passion for crafts and traditional teachings by beading, mak...