Magdelena Josepha Hinckley 81 of Winnett died Monday evening in her home in Winnett of natural causes. She was born February 20, 1938 in Munich, Germany the daughter of Paul M. and Ludowika (Jungling) Aign. She received her education in Germany and the worked in a factory making license plates. In December of 1964 she was united in marriage to Robert Olin Flansburg. They moved to New York in 1967 and then on to Montana settling in Missoula and then to Turah. They later moved to Casper, WY in the early 1970’s. They also lived in Glenrock, WY before moving to Carson City, NV. They divorced and she moved to Michigan in the mid 1980’s. She returned to Montana living in Broadview until moving into Aspen Meadows in Billings. She moved earlier this year to Winnett and lived with her daughter.

She sis survived by four sons Siegfried “Ziggy” Flansburg, Ludwig Flansburg, Robert Flansburg and Steven Flansburg all of Billings, MT; two daughters Lucia Tackett of Winnett, MT and Erika Huff of Phoenix, AZ; one sister Christal Narra in Michigan; two grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, one brother and one child.

At her request cremation has taken place and no services will be held at this time. She will be buried at a later date with her family. The Cloyd Funeral Home is assisting the family.

Friends are asked to make memorials to the charity of their choice and they may be left with the Cloyd Funeral Home. Condolences for the family may be posted online at

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