Mary Joyce, Ward, Miller, Lockyer 1930 – 2017

Mary Joyce, Ward, Miller, Lockyer of Dillon. Born March 6, 1930. Died March 16, 2017.

Mary so greatly enjoyed life and has went to be with her lord and savior Jesus Christ. She will be greatly missed by her dear friends and loving family.
Mary was born in Austin, Minnesota, lived in Grant, MT, moved to Lima, went to school and delivered milk for her stepdad’s dairy.

She married Ted Miller, of Monida. They had a son, Ted Miller. Ted Miller Senior passed, and Mary and little Teddy moved to Butte, where she met and married Terry Lockyer. They had five children: Terry, David, Lurene and twins Kristie & Kellie.
Mary was preceded in death by her children David and Lurene.

She is survived by children Ted (Susan) Miller, of Las Vegas NV, Terry Lockyer, of Tucson, AZ, Kristie Lockyer, and Kellie (Kevin) Haberman, of Whitehall. She is also survived by: grandchildren Amy, Rikell, Raymond, Jesse, Garrett, Ryan and Spence; and great-grandchildren Addison, Tessa, Emily, Dawson and Dallice

Mary had a great passion for her family, friends and her piano playing. This was the icing on the cake. She lived for her music. She was good at it and people loved to listen to her play. Mary was a bartender at the Borden Lounge in Whitehall for many years. She loved her job and made many friends through the years.

Funeral services were held at the Brundage Funeral Home in Dillon on March 22. A guestbook is available online at