Darlene G. Boothe

March 30, 1960 ~ June 8, 2021 (age 61)


Darlene G. (Fauth) Boothe, 61, passed away June 8, 2021 of natural causes. Darlene was born March 30, 1960 in Glasgow, MT to Harry Lenard Fauth & Stella Marie (Bucher) Fauth. She was the 4th child born of 9.


Darlene attended grade school at the Valley County Elementary School located in Larslan, MT(K-6th); Darlene then went on to Opheim High School(7th-12th) graduating in 1978. Darlene moved to Minnesota where she and her husband, Jim Feldhege had their only child, Niki, and then later divorced. Darlene then moved to Malta where she met the love of her life Mark Boothe and they married May 24, 2012. Darlene and Mark settled in Shelby, Mt where Mark is employed as manager at Albertsons and Darlene later retired.


Darlene always had a quick smile for anyone and especially loved animals. Darlene was so very proud of Niki, and enjoyed the times they were able to spend together.  Darlene enjoyed/loved all the time and adventures she and Mark spent together. She was very giving of her time to help where needed. Darlene loved being on the water in their boat, fishing, planting flowers, decorating their home and yard, the mountains and spending time with her family.  She will be remembered for her generosity and kindness to others. Darlene was loved by many people, honest, a hard worker and not afraid to take on any job no matter how difficult. She gave a 100% in anything she did.


Darlene is survived by her husband Mark and fur baby , Bear, of Shelby, MT; daughter, Niki Mackedanz of St. Cloud, MN; her siblings, Shirley Vickhammer (Rusty), Jim Fauth (Nancy), Tami Christofferson (Ross), Melodee Kavanaugh (Sean) of Malta, MT Doug Fauth (Mary) of Rapid City, SD; Emanuel Fauth (Brynda), Paul Fauth (Sarah) of Caldwell, ID; & Becki Sheffield (Blair) of Kuna, ID and her many nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews.


Darlene was preceded in death by her parents Harry (2010) and Stella (2014).


Memorials may be made to RezQ Dog shelter,  or a shelter of your choice in memory of her amazing love for all animals.


A luncheon will follow the service and is at the Assembly of God church in Malta. Everyone is welcome. 


The family wants to thank Albertsons for the meal provided after service, Wilderness Funeral Home, Pastor Fercho and Dave Hines.

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Memorial Service
June 15, 2021

11:00 AM
Wilderness Funeral Home & Cremation Services
202 S 2nd St. East
Malta, MT 59538

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