Joseph H. Yerger, 81, who had a long career in sales management, died after a short illness on June 22, 2012.
He was born April 1, 1931, in Forsyth to Mary and Henry Yerger. He graduated from Billings Senior High School in 1949 and married Betty E. Steinmetz in 1950. After serving in the Navy, he began a 35-year sales management career with the Grinnell Co. in Great Falls, then Billings, retiring in 1985.
He had received care from Aspen Meadows Nursing Home.
Survivors include children, Lori, Russ and Jim; seven grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and a sister, Marjorie Mott.
Services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, June 30, at Michelotti-Sawyers Mortuary, 1001 Alderson Ave. in Billings.
Memorials may be directed to Help for Homeless Pets, 2910 Hannon Road, Billings, MT 59101.