In memory of

Kenneth Everett, age 86, of Helena

June 16, 1933 – December 23, 2019

Kenneth Louis Everett passed away December 23, 2019 peacefully surrounded by his family. Ken was born June 16, 1933 in Helena, Montana to Louis Edward Everett and Ruby Sidonia (Dunlap) Everett.

Ken graduated from Cathedral High School class of 51 in Helena. He graduated from Carroll College in 1955 and went on to Denver to finish his degree in Physical Therapy. Ken worked as a PT at Fort Harrison Veterans Administration and various other PT jobs after retiring from the VA.

In 1956 Ken married the love of his life, Donna D. DeBree on January 28. This past year they celebrated 63 years of marriage. They, in time, welcomed 6 children into their family. Ken was a loving husband and father. He lived life in service to others, showing his love through being compassionate towards all.

Ken is survived by his brother Robert Everett, his children; son, Dan Everett (Wendy Watson); son, Ron Everett (Karen); daughter, Vicki Burgmeier (Chris); daughter, Chris Bartsch (Paul); son, Mike Everett (Angela Smith Kloster); son, Steve Everett (Angie). He is also survived by his grandchildren; Mallory Hook (Tom); Andrea Ponce (Anibal); Levi Burgmeier, Emily Burgmeier, Ashley Everett, Baylee Everett, Mark Everett (Lydia Maynard); Nikolas Everett, Olivia Burgmeier, Sara Burgmeier, Skye Everett, Blake Everett and the great-grandchildren, Landen Hook, Luke Hook, and Hudson Everett.

A graveside service will take place at 1:00 p.m. on January 4, 2020 at Resurrection Cemetery. A luncheon will follow the graveside service at Jorgenson’s, 1720 11th Ave in Helena. Please visit below to offer the family a condolence or share a memory of Ken.

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  1. Steve & Laura says

    Thoughts & prayers are with you & all your family . So sorry for the loss of your dear father …..
    Sorry that we will not be available to attend the services …

  2. Mary Kay Bennett says

    Love, thoughts and prayers for the entire family.
    We remember so many fun times with your mom and dad. I do not think of one without the other..it was always fun dropping in to visit. Your dad was quiet but he wasn’t missing one darn thing.
    Amazing family..gone but not forgotten..ever!
    Mary Kay & George đź’™

  3. Rick O’Connell says

    Donna and tamily. Sorry to hear of Ken passing. Our thoughts go out to you.
    Rick and Jan

  4. Janna Robnett says

    Fun former neighbors and your dad was nice. Hugs to the family!

  5. Wendie Fredrickson says

    I am so sorry for your loss. I have a lot of great childhood memories with your family. You’re in my thoughts.

  6. Richard & Bev Carl says

    So sorry to hear about Ken. Our prayers go out to all of you.Would love to be there to see all of you, but we are living in Ringgold, Ga. these past 4 years. God bless all of you.

  7. David M Hoff says

    Hello Everett family, so sorry to hear about your dad, you are all in my thoughts and prayers.

  8. Robert Everett says

    My Brother Ken was an excellent man, a wonderful brother. God bless!!!

  9. Robert Everett says

    Robert L. Everett: My brother was an excellent man, a good brother. May he be happy in heaven!

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