It cannot be expressed how much he will be missed by his large family.He was also an excellent surrogate father to his brothers and sisters, as well as his friends who gave him the nickname “Sean Dad.” We take comfort in the knowledge he is with his grandma Darlene Wilder, grandpa Richard Nichols, brother Andrew P. He is survived by his parents Lisa Bigby and Richard Nichols, his god parents Jimmy and Glenna Askan, the mothers of his two children, Patricia Hendrix, the mother of Andrew and Jessica James the mother of Lilly, both of whom he loved very much, his brothers, Benny Horseman, Chimeco Martinez, Dominic Martinez, Jordan Wilder, Carlos Hernandez, Brandis Black and his sisters Athena Bigby, Allison Wilder (Royce La Framboise) , Jaymie Wilder (Dan Mays), Marissa Wilder (Kruz Parker and baby Kruz, Jr.)Tyra Wilder, Darlene Wilder, his other mom Weemus Wilder, his grandma Betty Nichols and grandma Bean Tenas, Clarissa Nichols, numerous cousins, aunties and uncles, a vast amounts of friends who he considered his brothers. Memories and condolences may be sent to the family at As a lifelong community member she worked in various places. Norma had an incredibly strong work ethic and passed this along to her family. Whitworth, 63, passed away on Jan 30, 2018 at her home surrounded by her loving family and friends. She was born Dec 9, 1954 in Corona, California to Sonny and Sue Finley. She eventually grew out of her shyness and blossomed into one of the most fun loving, good humored people ever. We have been blessed with many cherished family stories of Norma’s colorful humor and amusing antics. Gloria is survived by her Sons Goober Mc Clure, Christopher (Jolene) Whitworth, Josh (Kalice) Simpson, Daughters Cecile Mc Clure, Rachel Mc Neil, Granddaughters Kristina Mc Clure, Alonna Mc Clure, Tianna Brown, Neveah Little –Marry, Tia Butler, Elenna Dumontier, Grandsons Korbin Mc Clure, Raymond Shepard, Jeremiah Simpson, Sisters Joann Carpenter, Laurel (Louie) Andrews, Charleen (Bobb) Castill, Kim Lambert, Kelly Pingrue, Tomi Dee Osborne, Brothers Floyd Finley, Lloyd Finley, Roy Finley, Sonny Finley, Dawn Mitchell, Ron Mitchell, Great grandkids William Mc Clure and Jo Anna Mc Clure. In 1975 Norma and Jim Funke were married and together they lovingly raised their family. Norma was a very bashful and sweet child with dimples and the brightest smile ever.
In her early teens she waited tables at the Pirate Cafe and later, the Hut Cafe. She and Jim also managed the family business, Hillcrest Nursery.
Sean will be carried out by his brothers, Brandis Black, Dan Mays, Royce La Fromboise, Dominic Martinez, Doug Wynn, Carlos Hernandez, Charles Tenas and Bennett Horseman. Arrangements are under the direction of The Lake Funeral Home and Crematory.
The Wake service will begin on Saturday, January 27, 2018 at Elmo Hall, with the Rosary at P. on Sunday and the funeral service on Monday January 29, 2018 followed by burial at Dayton Cemetery. Jerrell Joseph Tenas Piapot BIG ARM — Jerrell Joseph Tenas Piapot, 13, became our guardian angel on January 14, 2018, surrounded by his family in Kalispell.
Please join us in a joyful celebration of Norma’s life on Saturday, February 10, 2018 at the Polson Community Church at 1814 First Street East at 11 A. If you are so inclined, donations may be made in Norma’s name to the Mission Valley Animal Shelter, 36251 North Reservoir Road, Polson.
Memories and condolences may be sent to the family at The Lake Funeral Home and Crematory.