January 9, 1971 ~ October 14, 2019 (age 48)


Rusty Louie Graves, 48, died on Monday, October 14, 2019 at Cabinet Peaks Medical Center.  He was born on January 9, 1971 at Libby to Russell and Lois Graves.

Rusty enlisted in the US Army National Guard in 1989. He married Angie Florez on October 8, 1998 at Emmett, Idaho.  He was a System’s Transport truck driver and drove long haul for 25 years. 

Rusty was an avid hunter, loved the outdoors.

Rusty was preceded in death by his parents and a sister Luanne Graves.

Survivors include his wife Angie, Libby; sons David, Sacramento, CA; Danny, Umatilla, OR; sisters Robbie Leerssen, Rita Christianson and Kelli Adee; brothers Mike Graves and Daniel Graves; Aunt Nellie and Uncle Sonny Obrecht; and cousins Sam and Linda, Tyler and Sydney.

A Celebration of Life will be held at 5:00 p.m., on Saturday, November 16, 2019 at The Mint Bar in Libby.  Arrangements are by Schnackenberg Funeral Home in Libby.  Online condolences and memories may be shared at


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Celebration of Life
November 16, 2019

5:00 PM
The Mint Bar
110 Mineral Avenue
Libby, Montana 59923

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