Todd Michael Panasuk, 58, of Bainville died Oct. 22, 2023.
He was born Dec. 1, 1964, in Williston, N.D., to Irene (Torgerson) and George Panasuk. He spent his childhood on the farm and ranch north of Bainville. After graduating from Bainville High School, he went on to college in Bozeman, graduating with a degree in mechanical engineering. He then went to work for Boeing as a tool designer and outside support for members in Washington state and California.
In 1991, he met Brinda Iverson. On July 10, 1993, they were united in marriage in Enumclaw, Wash., and, in 1994, their son, Luke, was born. In 1995, they moved back to Bainville to work on the family farm and ranch. Although he loved both, he preferred ranching over farming. He served on the Rural and Bainville Fire Departments. In 2012 (Luke’s senior year), he was the high