BOZEMAN, Mont. -

The following was issued but the Gallatin Media Center:

The funeral for Deputy Sheriff John “Amos” Ridenour, killed yesterday in a climbing accident in Hyalite Canyon, will be Saturday September 7th at 11:00 a.m. at Grace Bible Church.  The Church is located at the corner of South 19th Ave and Stucky Rd. in Bozeman. 

Deputy John Amos Ridenour Memorial Fund

A memorial fund for Deputy Ridenour’s young family has been established at First Security Bank locations in Bozeman on South 19th, Cottonwood and East Main, in Belgrade and Three Forks.  Checks can be mailed to: First Security Bank, Deputy John Amos Ridenour Memorial Fund, Box 910 Bozeman, Mt 59771, attn customer service#####