South of the Border, "Grandview: a cemetery for pioneer children"
August 14, 2019
South of the Border,
Column No. 25
Columnist's note: A camper from Cut Bank staying in the campground just west of Whitlash, told me several weeks ago, "If you are looking for an interesting story about this area, check out the Grandview Cemetery. Everyone buried there was less than five years old."
Asking around I was given the name of Sharon Lerum as a contact for information. She's a ranch wife who lives just south of the cemetery and is the volunteer caretaker for the two-acre plot. We met me a couple of weeks ago at the intersection of Strawberry Road and the Oilmont Road, about 15 m...