Welcome To Lima

"A History of the First Rail Road Town in Montana" 


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Red Rock Valley History Keepers

Our Board Members. . . . 

These individuals have been elected by the Red Rock Valley History Keepers membership and are currently serving in the following positions:

Russ Kluesner -  President

    Russ is a native of Lima.  He graduated 

    Lima High School in 1980 and pursued a          career in Engineering and surveying having 

    worked in many western states over the 

    past 37 years.   He has served on the Lima 

    City Council and has been a volunteer with  

    Lima Volunteer Fire Department for many 

    Years.   He currently lives in Lima and is 

    employed by Lima High School as head of 


Jack became one of Mrs. Hilma Merrell's fourth grade students in 1957. Eight years later he graduated from Lima High School where he had eaten hundreds of Mrs. Damaris Hoadley's delicious cafeteria meals and learned to respect and acknowledge what an outstanding teacher he had had in Mr. Richard Gosman. Jack extended his education at Western Montana College receiving his BA and MA degrees. From 1968-2017, Jack taught in his fields of English, social science, and physical education while also coaching football and track and field for over thirty years and basketball for eighteen.

Jack Hutchison - Secretary