Ada Irene Taylor-McFarland (1920-2006)
Posted by Larry Antram (+184) 13 years ago
Ada Irene Taylor-McFarland; born Jan 25, 1920 in Miles City, MT; died Apr 10, 2006 in Miles City, MT.
Posted by Larry Antram (+184) 13 years ago
Ada McFarland

Ada Irene Taylor McFarland, 86, of Miles City died Monday, April 10, 2006, at the Parkview Care Center in Miles City.

Mrs. McFarland was born on Jan. 25, 1920, at the Herman Barthel home north of Miles City, the daughter of Alvin and Amanda Krueger Taylor. She attended Hillside primary school and graduated from high school in Cohagen in 1938.

She worked at Jordan for a short time after graduating. She worked 18 years at the local locker plant in Miles City.

She and Clyde McFarland were married Aug. 17, 1940, at her grandparents' home in Miles City.

Mrs. McFarland loved gardening, canning and helping her husband run the Bison Bar. She also loved spending time with her four grandsons.

Her survivors include her husband, Clyde McFarland of Miles City; a son, Mickey McFarland and his wife, Marcia, of Miles City; two granddaughters, Michelle (Glen) Cunningham and Mikki Jo McFarland; and four great-grandsons, Cory and Matthew Cunningham and Casey and Jesse Clauson, all of Miles City.

Survivors also include a sister, Pansy May of Miles City; a brother Vern (Mary Lynn) Taylor of Miles City; and numerous nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; four brothers, Vic, Bud, Tex and Jim; and a sister, Lillian.

Funeral services will be Thursday, April 13, 2006, at 10 a.m. at the Trinity Lutheran Church in Miles City. Interment will follow in the Custer County Cemetery in Miles City.

Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting

Should friends desire, memorials may be made to the Rock Springs Hall, c/o McFarland Family, HC 40 Box 6121, Miles City, MT 59301.