Elwin Earl Gossard    Elwin Earl Gossard, 92, passed away May 17, at his home in Great Falls of natural causes.
    Funeral Services were held at the Valier United Methodist Church.  Burial followed in Lakeview Cemetery.  Pondera Funeral Home handled the arrangements.
    Elwin was born May 27, 1914 in Wayne, Neb., to Earl and Fay (Johnson) Gossard.  He farmed most of his life in the Valier area.      Elwin enjoyed farming and driving truck.  He retired two years ago when he and Myrtle moved to Great Falls.  They enjoyed traveling and fishing.
    Survivors include a step-mother, Josephine Gossard, of Conrad; daughters, Doreen Perry, of Clancy, Judy Much, of East Helena, Gay Lomen and Denise Bell, both of Minn., and Earleen Florian, of Great Falls; sons, Orin Gossard and Monty Gossard, both of Valier; and many grandchildren and great grandchildren.
    He was preceded in death by his parents; daughter, Lynn Fitzgerald; step-children Ellen Nevins and Bill Nevins, and infant twins; spouses, Jackie Gossard, Doris Gossard, Goldie Gossard, Victoria Gossard, and Myrtle Gossard.
    Memorials can be made to Peace Hospice.