Traci Anne Ost, age 58 of Nashua MT, passed away June 6, 2022 at home after a 2.5 year battle with stage 4 lung and 27 brain tumors.
Traci Anne Thiel was born on July 19, 1963, at St. Michael’s Hospital in Grand Forks, ND, the daughter of Vernon and Janice (Clausen) Thiel. Traci grew up in East Grand Forks and attended East Grand Forks Senior High School and graduated with the Class of 1981. On December 6, 2008 she was united in marriage to Ron Ost in Nashua, MT.
Traci cherished the time with her family, friends, and her pets Balto and Spazz. Traci had passion for music, writing, cooking, and animals. Upon her diagnosis, Traci accepted Christ into her life. Traci was a member of the local VFW Auxiliary. We were proud of our #1 author who wrote and had published the book “Who shall protect the child.” She was really proud to have worked at the Montana Department of Labor as a Work Force Consultant and the Department of Corrections and the people associated with these offices. Traci appreciated all the help, expertise, professionalism, and care she received from the Cancer Center, Billings Clinic, and FMDH personnel. They are truly amazing individuals.
Loving family members who survive Traci include her husband Ron Ost of Nashua, MT; Children: Ross (Jess) Boushey, Shayne (Michaela) Boushey, Tabetha (Kevin) Lemley, and Christopher (Jessica) Ost. Grandchildren: Kynadee and Ava Boushey, Sydney Lemley, JD and little Ron Ost; Sisters: Rae (Greg) Moan, Denise (Paul) Christofferson, Michele Thiel, and Brenda (Todd) Hanson and numerous aunts and uncles.
She is preceded in death by her parents, grandparents, and numerous aunts and uncles.
There will be a celebration of Traci’s life at the Wagon Wheel Bar in Nashua, MT at 4:00pm on Saturday June 25, 2022.