Roland "The Dude" Klahre Roland Klahre went home to his Heavenly Father where he joined his mother, father and sister on August 19, 2016 near DuBois, Idaho at the age of 78. He was born in Hohnstein, Germany February 9, 1938 to Kurt and Hertha Klahre, He escaped to West Berlin and later immigrated to the U.S. Roland was a rancher and farmer in the beautiful Rockies near Durango, CO where he met his wife Pauline. They were married on August 1, 1984 in Mancos, CO. They later relocated to Midway, Utah where they raised their family. They retired to Polaris, Montana in 2012 where they built their cabin. He always had a deep love of the outdoors and fell in love with Montana. He was a very loving and giving man to everyone that he met. Memorial services will be held on Saturday, August 27th at 6:00 pm at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints in Dillon. Contributions may be given to Shriner's, St. Jude's or to Primary Children's Hospital.