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Zita Rosalind (Smith) Cebulla

January 18, 1940 — July 21, 2018

Cut Bank, MT

Zita Rosalind Cebulla, 78, of Cut Bank, Mont., passed away on July 21, 2018.  A memorial service was held on Monday, July 30, at Whitted Funeral Chapel in Cut Bank. Cremation has taken place.

Zita was born in Detroit Lakes, Minn., on Jan. 18, 1940. She graduated from Shelby High School and later married Max Ronald Cebulla on May 28, 1960.  They were married 58 years.

Zita owned the Sew and Sew in Cut Bank, and later she and Max owned “Holy Cow, It’s Maxie’s” restaurant which was famous for its strombolies, pizza, chicken and ribs.  She and Max later retired and enjoyed traveling and seeing their children and grandchildren.

Zita is survived by her husband, Max; her three children, Max Clay Cebulla and family; Aimee Senior and family; and Darin Cebulla and family; her eight grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.

Memorials in her memory may be made to the Wishing Well Project, 27 9th Ave. SE, Cut Bank, MT 59427.

Condolences can be made to Zita’s memorial page at

The family of Zita Cebulla wishes to thank Asper Funeral Homes,  Fr. Tim Moriarty and the parishioners of St. Margaret Catholic Church, the Glacier County Sheriff’s office and EMS first responders and Northern Rockies Medical Center. Special thanks to everyone or the calls, cards, meals and support in the loss of our wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Zita Rosalind (Smith) Cebulla, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services

Memorial Service

Monday, July 30, 2018

Starts at 11:00 am (Mountain time)

Whitted Funeral Chapel - Cut Bank

130 6th Avenue Southeast, Cut Bank, MT 59427

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