July 5, 2019
Rudy Delano Wintermute, 81, of Ekalaka, MT, passed away Friday, June 28, 2019 with Step daughter, Melanie by his side.
Rudy was born April 3, 1938 at the homestead near Alzada, MT to Virgil and Ella Wintermute. Rudy was raised and attended grade school there. Rudy attended high school in Belle Fourche, SD and graduated in May 1956.
In June 1956 he enlisted in the US Navy. He served his country actively for 20 years in numerous locations and assignments, including VAH-13/RAH-13, Heavy Attached Squadron 13 as a Chief Aviation Fire Control Technician and received several commendations for his...