Charlotte Hillstead’s family – February 28, 1930 to January 9, 2022 – would like to share the event of their peaceful demise. She was a beloved daughter, sister, wife, mother, grandmother, great grandmother and friend. She graduated from Sheridan High School in 1948 and retired from the US West in 1976. Charlotte and Bill Hillstead jointly ran clothing stores in Kalispell and Spokane.
She was preceded in death by parents Charles and Dollie McCalla of Sheridan Wyoming, husband Virgil Walter of Kalispell, sisters Doris Hall of Sheridan and Evelyn Kimbrell of Denver and twin brother Charles McCalla of Sheridan.
She leaves behind children Bill Hillstead and Nancy Nelson, of Vancouver, Washington, and Janice Hurley (Earnie David Hurley, MD) of Cheney, Washington, and many grandchildren and great-grandchildren she adored. She loved to dance and was a member of the Vancouver Emblem Club.
We do not plan a face-to-face meeting, we want everyone to honor you as it touches your heart the most. Please direct all memorial services to the local charity of your choice.