Arnold T Uecker passed away on September 18, 2019 after a long battle with CHF. He was born on
January 9, 1942 to Arnold H Uecker and Margaret Schwindt Uecker. He received his education
in Baker, MT. and Yakima WA. “Arnie” was proud to have served in the U.S. Marine Corp where
he was a sharpshooter. Residing in Billings after his discharge he became well known in the
trucking industry as he was employed by Cummins for 40 years, retiring in 2012 . He is
survived by his wife of 44 years, Sharon Setinc Krell and their six children: Randy Krell ( Lorrie)
of Billings, MT; Kim Hayes of Billings, MT; Scott Uecker of Concord, CA; Spencer Uecker
(Stephanie) of Dayton, WY; Steven Krell of Billings, MT; Stacy Uecker (Brooke) of Billings, MT; two
sisters: June Lee (Fred) of Spokane, WA; and Barbara Etchieson (Larry) of Selah, WA;  four
brothers: Kelly Uecker ( Brenda) of Baker, MT; Tony Uecker, Clayton Uecker (Linda), Bob
Uecker (Gail) all of Yakima, WA; and 16 grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents, three brothers: Fred Uecker (Diann) of Wapato, WA;
Scott Uecker of Yakima, WA, Herb Uecker (Teresa) of Baker, MT; and one sister, Shirley Leingang
(Gene) of Yakima, WA.
A memorial service will be held Thursday, September 26th at 11:00 AM at Bethlehem Lutheran
Church with a luncheon to follow.