Winifred McMullin

Sunday, October 17, 2021
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Winifred McMullin, age 97, passed away on Wednesday, October 13, 2021. Win was a resident of Glendive at the time of her passing. A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date. Silha Funeral Home of Glendive has been entrusted with the arrangements.

Winifred “Win” was born in October of 1923 in Great Falls, Montana, to Charles and Clara McDermott of Power, Montana. Win was raised on the McDermott farm and educated in the Power School System. She graduated from Montana State College (MSU) in Bozeman in 1946, with a degree in secondary education and major in home economics. After college, her first teaching job was in Laurel, Montana, where she also met her future husband, Richard “Dick” McMullin. They were married for 60 years until his passing in 2008. Win taught in school systems in Laurel, Shelby, and Glendive for 30 years. Win enjoyed cooking, sewing, playing bridge, and traveling to professional baseball spring training in Florida and Arizona.

Win was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, and two sisters; Natalie Berglund Helen Rae Uhlrich. Win is survived by her brother, Patrick McDermott of Great Falls, Montana, and numerous nieces and nephews.

The family wishes to thank Winifreds friends: Rosemary Aus, Twyla McPherson, Dean Myer, the nurses and staff at the Glendive Medical Center, and the Heritage Assisted Living Center. Remembrances and condolences may be shared with the family at: www.silhafuneralhomes.com.

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