MALTA- Selma Miller 85, passed away July 16, 2019. She has been welcomed into the arms of her Heavenly Father, and is now surrounded by her loved ones who have been waiting for her.

     Family will receive friends for Sharing of Selma Friday, July 19, 2019 at 7:00 P.M. at Kirkwood Memorial Chapel. Memorial service will be Saturday, July 20, 2019, 11:00 A.M at Kirkwood memorial Chapel

     Condolences for the family may be left at

     She spent her life in service to her God by caring for her family, as well as her community, at the Old Malta Hospital, Country Home and Good Samaritan nursing home. Generations of Phillips County children will remember her with love as Grandma Selma.

     Selma was born to Albert and Olga Solberg of North Dodson; she attended Longview School and graduated from Dodson High School. She married Frank and together they raised six kids Esther of Citrus Heights, CA; Ruth (Ron) Frye of Fernley, NV; Shirlee (Mark) White of Billings, MT.; Merrilynn Minneapolis, MN; Robert of Colstrip, MT; Jenni (Bruce) Brown of Minneapolis, MN;

     She was blessed with seven grandchildren and one great-grandchild, each one she loved unconditionally.

     Loved ones rejoicing with her in heaven are her parents, husband Frank and brothers Ingwald, Harold, and Norman.

     In addition to her children, her siblings Arthur, Sarah Ostlund, Edward, Sidney, Carl, Ralph and their families, survive her. Other survivors include her Elim Church and Hi Line families that were so special to her.

     We are humbled and grateful to them for their care through the years along with love shown by her adopted children Viv and Larry.

     Proverbs 31:28 “Her children rise up and call her blessed.”

     In lieu of flowers memorials can be made to Elim Lutheran Church, Hi-Line Retirement Center, or the charity of your choice.


Guest Book

From: Penny Lind

Selma babysat our children, Jacque and Becca. They loved to go to her house as pre schoolers and eventually stay with her after school each day. She was a kind and gentle person to all of us. Her love for all people was a blessing to our family. Our condolances to all your family. Jack and Penny Lind

From: Dennis Broadbrroks

Your mother was such a nice lady. We should all take notice.

From: Barbara Schlocker.

You were always so welcoming to all. Loved riding the bus when we picked up Head Start youngsters and you so joyfully intereacted with them. Thank you for passing thru my life. God will be so pleased to have you in his Home. RIP

From: Sue White Asbell and family

Shirlee and family,
We am so sorry for your loss. We loved your mom dearly and will miss her smiling face. She always included us as her family at all our functions and we will miss her greatly. You mom had a special way about her and I really enjoyed her company. I know that you will all miss her. She is at peace in heaven.

Love You Sue & Darrell and Family

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