Vicki Linda Lautt
Thu, 08/24/2017 - 11:22am admin
Vicki Linda Lautt, age 71, passed away peacefully at home with her family on Aug. 13, 2017.
Vicki was born on Nov. 28, 1945, in Baker, Mont., the daughter of Verne Leischner and Ruth Rudd. She graduated from Baker High School in 1964 and received an associate degree from Eastern Montana College in Billings in 1966.
On Aug. 14, 1967, Vicki married the love of her life Gilbert Lautt in Hardin, where they raised four children: Tina, Jon, Julie and Jodi.
She enjoyed spending time with family and friends. Vicki loved traveling to visit her sister Renee in Nevada, and her good friends and family in Montana. She was most proud of her grandchildren and loved attending all of their activities. Vicki loved to sing and play music. One summer in her youth, she learned to play the ukulele while working at Yellowstone Park. She was an inspiration to her musician daughter Tina, and would travel for miles to watch her perform.
Vicki was preceded in death by her mother Ruth Leischner, her husband Gilbert Lautt and her father Verne Leischner.
She is survived by her sister Renee Havener of Mesquite, Nev.; her children Tina (Tamara) Lautt of Rio Rancho, N.M., Jon (Terri) Lautt of Keenesburg, Colo., Julie (Chuck) Ball of Thornton, Colo., and Jodi (Sam) Adams of Brighton, Colo.; grandchildren Tarron and Shelby Adams, Jayden Ball and Jake (Annie) Cadwell; her beloved nieces and nephews; and her dog Kobe.
She was an inspiration in strength and courage for all who knew her.
Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Monday in the Bullis Funeral Chapel. Interment will follow in the Fairview Cemetery. Bullis Mortuary has been entrusted with the arrangements.