Hiawatha Hurtado


(June 26, 2007)

Hiawatha Hurtado, 63, of Deaver, died Tuesday, June 26 in Billings, Mont.

She was born Sept. 28, 1943, in San Diego, Calif., to Kay Johnson and Jessie Marsh Johnson.

Survivors include her husband of 44 years, Salvador Hurtado; daughter Cherie Brummett; sister Minuwan Zanger; brother Butch Spahn and grandsons Adam and DJ Avalos.

A service to celebrate her life was held on July 7 in California. A local memorial service will be held at the Deaver Community Hall on Monday, July 16 at 2 p.m., with a luncheon to follow for family and friends.