Our beloved Husband, Father, Son, Brother and Friend passed away unexpectedly on January 20th peacefully at home. Taken far too soon at the age of 36. Born July 9th, 1983 in Rexburg Idaho and adopted by Mike and Raline Sutherland of Tooele, UT at the time. Shortly there after the family move…

Jensen Tom Anthony Jensen Thomas Anthony Jensen of Firth, ID passed away on January 20, 2020. Tom was born on December 22, 1941 to Thomas Withers Mellor and Selma Evered Campbell and was the youngest of 3 siblings. Tom attended and graduated from Granite High School of SLC, UT and University…

After a two and a half year battle, Ramon George Landon succumbed to colon cancer on January 21, 2020. Ramon Landon was not a man of many words, but when he did speak, his words had a great impact. He spoke with love and through his actions. Ramon was a hard worker who would help anyone he k…

Helen Virginia Cress, 82, of Ammon, passed away January 12, 2020, at her home. Her husband, Donald Carl Cress Sr., 85, passed away January 21, 2020, also at their home. They were both under the care of their loving family and Hospice of Eastern Idaho. Helen was born February 25, 1937, in Wes…

Wylie Gene Powell, beloved husband, father, and grandfather passed away from a heart attack on Tuesday, January 21, 2020 with his family gathered around him. It was such a sweet time as family and friends reminisced about all we have learned from his wonderful example. He was born March 4, 1…

Thomas Anthony Jensen of Firth, ID passed away on January 20, 2020. Tom was born on December 22, 1941 to Thomas Withers Mellor and Selma Evered Campbell and was the youngest of 3 siblings. Tom attended and graduated from Granite High School of SLC, UT and University of Utah. Tom met Sharon i…

Ella "Teena" Amelia Fairchild Mandella, 91 years, of Ashton, Idaho answered the Lord's invitation to enter Heaven early morning on Wednesday, January 15, 2020, quietly climbing the stairway to Heaven and joining her Cowboy Gene Mandella at the gates to enter into eternal life with all those …

Our beloved Mother, Grandmother and Great-Grandmother peacefully passed away on January 8, 2020 under the loving care of Meadows Assisted Living Center and Salmon Valley Hospice. Maxine was born on March 20, 1930 to the loving parents of Reuben and Amy Hyde in Fairview, Idaho. She was one of…

Shawn Donae Siepert, 45, of Rexburg Idaho passed away at his home on Monday, January 20, 2020, of natural causes. He was born on August 23, 1974 to Don Lorenzo and Neta Ball Siepert. He was the youngest of 4, and the only boy. His older sisters Tena, Kim and Nicki adored him. He attended sch…

As we celebrate the loving life of Bernell Clark with fondest of memories, we realize that in the end, we all become stories. Bernell had many loves in his lifetime but none that made his spirit more complete than his longtime love & friendship with his remarkable wife Ruth, (or 'Ruthie'…

Kadin Rae Green was welcomed into this world on December 11, 1989 by his adoring parents Grady and Kristie Green. From the moment he arrived he was loved more than he would ever know. At a young age Kadin's wild spirit was evident and it led him on countless adventures that created many memo…

Warren Dale Rockwood, 90, of Idaho Falls, passed away January 20, 2020, at Life Care Center of Idaho Falls. Dale was born June 1, 1929, in Iona, Idaho, to Warren Rushton Rockwood and Ethel Wadsworth McKibben Rockwood. He grew up and attended schools in Iona and graduated from Iona High Schoo…

Raola Maxine Myler, 88, of Blackfoot, passed away January 18, 2020, at her home. Raola was born May 22, 1931, in Kimball, Idaho, to Henry R Landon and Althora Gene Martin Landon. She grew up and attended schools in Idaho Falls and graduated from Idaho Falls High School. While attending high …

Donald Marvin Tanner, age 93, passed away Sunday, January 19, 2020 at the Homestead Assisted Living in Rexburg, Idaho. Donald was born in Rigby, Idaho on October 24, 1926 to Clarence LaVern Tanner and Laura Leona Warner Tanner. He attended schools in Rigby, Idaho. He was inducted into the Un…

God answered prayers from near and far. Richard Street Dude was healed January 12, 2020. He is enjoying a reunion with his parents. His passing was quiet and gentle. He is no longer in the pain of cancer, but we will miss him terribly. Thank you everyone who has reached out with your kind wo…

Lyle S Heinz passed away Friday, January 17, 2020 in Santa Clara, Utah, at the age of 85. Born to William and Bernice Heinz in their Rexburg, Idaho home on July 21, 1934, Lyle quickly tried to keep up with his two older brothers, Don (Marsha) Heinz and Blair (Kay-deceased) Heinz, and grew to…

Glenn B. Ashcraft of Rexburg, passed away quietly in his sleep at home at age 94 on, Saturday, Janauary 18 , 2020. Glenn was born at Moody, Idaho on December 24, 1925 to Vernia and Verna Ashcraft. He was the fourth child and first son born into the family. Glenn served in the army during Wor…

James Michael Miller (Mike) was a kind and caring man who passed away at 74 on Monday January 6, 2020 at the Saint Alphonsus Reginal Medical Center in Boise, Idaho. Mike was the second boy born to James M and Helen M Miller on December 12, 1945 at St. Mary's Hospital in San Francisco, Ca. He…

Morgan, Willis Michael, of Boise, formerly of Idaho Falls, passed away at his home on Tuesday, January 7, 2020. A Celebration of Life will be held on January 25th at 11:00 a.m. at Summers Funeral Home, Ustick Chapel located at: 3629 E. Ustick Rd. Meridian, Idaho 83646. Willis 12/4/1946 - 1/7…

Lewis Vaughn Jenkins, 76, of Rexburg, died January 16, 2020 of natural causes at his home, surrounded by his loved ones. He was born March 26, 1943, in Sugar City, Idaho to Houston and Caddie Davis Jenkins. He attended schools in Rexburg and graduated from Madison High School. He attended Ri…

Gregory Padilla Perez, 90, of Rigby, Idaho, passed away on January 15, 2020, peacefully at his home. He was under the care of his loving family and Alliance Home Health and Hospice. Rosary will be held at 6 p.m. on Sunday, January 19, 2020, at Wood Funeral Home East Side, 963 S. Ammon Road, …

Veloy Crow Murphy, 82, of Idaho Falls, passed away January 16, 2020, at Good Samaritan Society Idaho Falls Village. She was under the care of her loving family and end-of-life care. Veloy was born January 11, 1938, in Rexburg, Idaho, to Jesse Hamilton Crow and Iris Gardner Crow. She grew up …

Dorothy Virginia Walquist Balmforth, 95, of Idaho Falls, passed away January 15, 2020, at Fairwinds-Sand Creek Retirement Community. She was under the care of her loving family and Solace Hospice. Dorothy was born December 23, 1924, in Idaho Falls, Idaho, to Ernest William Walquist and Hanna…

Dennis Louis Jones was a loving husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather who will be remembered for his Christ-like example and kindness to his family, friends, and associates. He passed away on Monday, January 13, 2020. He was 86 years old. Born on November 17, 1933, in Rigby, Ida…

Carol Marie Schmid was born to Belva and Alvin Taylor in Idaho Falls on October 11, 1935. She was the middle of three children born to Alvin Leroy and Balva (Irwin) Taylor. She held her own while playing in the neighborhood with her older brother, Douglas LaMont "Monty" (Eleanor), and his fr…

Barton W. Ingram, 99, passed away in his home surrounded by loved ones on Jan. 13, 2020. He was under the care of Hospice of Eastern Idaho and also family members. Bart was born on July 13, 1920, in Sugar City, Idaho, the 10th of eleven children to Joseph Albert Ingram and Mary Rozelpha John…

Terry Tibbitts, 76, of Blackfoot, passed away. January 13, 2020. Funeral services at 11 am Saturday, January 18, 2020 at Wapello LDS Ward. Viewing from 6-8pm Friday, January 17 at Hawker Funeral Home and for one hour prior to the service at the church. Full obituary at: www.hawkerfuneralhome…

Ruth Romero Ager went to be with the Lord on December 23rd, 2019. Born in Denver Colorado to Melvin and Isabelle Romero November 23rd, 1921. She married Richard Ager August 17, 1953 in Anaconda, MT later moving to Idaho Falls, ID where they raised two sons, one grandson, and two granddaughte…

David Lewis Hill, 68, of Rexburg, died Monday, January 13, 2020 at Briarwood Assisted Living in Rexburg, Idaho. He was born December 24, 1951 in Rexburg, Idaho, to Raymond Z. Hill and Marguerite Parker Hill and was the youngest of four brothers. He was raised and attended schools in Rexburg,…

Ronell Hillman Breckenridge, 90, of Tetonia, Idaho, passed away January 12, 2020, at Teton Valley Hospital, Driggs, ID. She was born January 07, 1930, in Driggs at her Grandma Martha Alice Buxton's Maternity Home. Her parents Gheen Hillman and Eva Buxton Hillman were happy to welcome Ronell …

Sharline Christiansen, 74 of Rigby, Idaho, passed away Friday, January 10, 2020 with her family by her side. Sharline leaves behind her 5 children; Tony, Alleen, Delray, Dean and Tina. She was also the grandmother of 11 grandchildren and 6 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by he…

Donna Ellen Deveraux Parmer, 84, passed away at home surrounded by her loving family on January 11, 2020. Donna was born on February 1, 1935 to Albert (Al) Deveraux and Ellen Aurelia Harris. She grew up and attended schools in Cascade, Idaho, Garfield, Idaho and Rigby, Idaho. She graduated f…

Our beloved Father, Grandfather and friend, Abe Joseph (Joe) Dominguez has sadly departed this earth on Saturday January 11, 2020. Joe was living his life at the age of 91 as a fully independent and proud man. He was surrounded by his loving family as he passed away in Idaho Falls, Idaho aft…

Levi Jon Roberts passed away on December 31, 2019 at 37 years old. Levi was born in American Falls, Idaho in April 1982 to Larry and Jane Roberts. He attended Falls Valley Elementary School, Sandcreek Middle School and Hillcrest High School. He completed his GED through East Idaho Technical …

Rita Mae Twitchell Chipp, 89, of Idaho Falls, passed away January 11, 2020, at Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center surrounded by her family. Rita was born December 25, 1930, in Manila, Utah, to Wilford Vernal Twitchell and Luella Francetta Warby. She grew up and attended school in Manila, …

Lynda Mae Jensen Bowen Holley passed away peacefully early in the morning of January 12, 2020, surrounded by her family. Lynda was born on April 9, 1942 to Grant and Loretta Jensen of Burton Idaho. She attended grade school in Rexburg and Burton and graduated from Madison High School in 1960…

Our beloved father, grandfather and great-grandfather, brother, uncle, cousin and friend, Reid Thueson Richey passed away peacefully Saturday, January 11, 2020, at Nampa, Idaho at the age of 91. Reid was born on August 24, 1928 in Salem, Idaho to Elton and Margie Bodil Richey. He spent most …

On Saturday, January 11, 2020, our beloved Ellen Lyn Pearson passed away at her home from complications of Type 1 Diabetes. Ellen was born on May 10, 1960 to Lorentz Clarence and Ingvi Lindblad Pearson in Rexburg, Idaho. She received her associates degree from Ricks College and graduated fro…

Rayola Klingler Obituary Rayola Mae Wheeler Klingler, 88, passed away peacefully surrounded by family January 11, 2020 at the Homestead Assisted Living center in Rexburg Idaho. She was born May 6, 1931 in Moore, Idaho, the second child of Robert Joseph Wheeler and Thursa LaPriel Hardy Wheele…

Kjell Erik Pedersen, 78, of Idaho Falls, passed away on January 10, 2020, at MorningStar Senior Living Center, from complications from Multiple Myeloma. He was under the care of Brio Hospice. Erik was born on April 26, 1941, in Hammerfest, Norway to Terje Suhr Thomassen and Randi Aud Pederse…

Alan LeRoy Staggie, 64, of Idaho Falls, passed away on Wednesday, January 8, 2020, at his home. Alan was born on January 21, 1955, in Idaho Falls, Idaho to John LeRoy and Blanche Mary Allen Staggie. He grew up in Idaho Falls close to all of his family. He graduated from Skyline High School i…

Charles Martin Simonson died at Stoneybrook Assisted Living in Corvallis Oregon surrounded by family. He was born December 29, 1927 in Idaho Falls, Idaho to Henry Mateus and Sarah Rosella (Nixon) Simonson. He was a war veteran. At age 18 he joined the US Army and was part of the occupational…

On Dec 29, 2019 Orrin "Lance" Stoddard 73 of Junction City, OR passed away at River Bend Hospital from complications of Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia (CLL). Lance was born on July 6, 1946 in Idaho Falls, Idaho to Orrin Edward Stoddard and Cecilia Ellen Stoddard. He was the oldest of nine chil…

Andrew Rea Watson, age 20, of Idaho Falls, son of Kyle and Melanie Bronson passed away January 8, 2020 at Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center surrounded by his family. Andrew was born September 25, 1999, in Murray, Utah. He grew up and attended schools in Idaho Falls and graduated from Bon…

Virlow "Kay" Petersen, 86, of Boise, Idaho, passed away peacefully of natural causes on January 9, 2020, at his home. Kay was born February 23, 1933, in Idaho Falls, Idaho, to Virlow Clayton Petersen and Sarah Clarice Petersen. He grew up and attended schools in Idaho Falls, graduating from …

Shannon Louise Bidwell Carstens, 78, of Idaho Falls, passed away January 8, 2020, at her home. She was under the care of Hands of Hope Hospice. Shannon was born August 13, 1941, in Ventura, California, to Joseph and Hilda Muelheit Bidwell. The world is minus one incredible little person. Gra…

Peggy Darlene Bradley, 89, of Idaho Falls, passed away January 10, 2020, at Life Care Center of Idaho Falls. Peggy was born September 23, 1930, in Idaho Falls, Idaho, to George Dewey Clark and Melba Daisy Parker Clark. She grew up and attended schools in Idaho Falls. On June 5, 1950, she mar…

Carroll Russell "Lou" Logue, born November 11, 1927, in Mt. Royal, New Jersey, passed away on January 8, 2020, at the age of 92, at the Pocatello Veteran's Home. Lou had most recently resided in Palisades, Idaho. Lou was born in Mt. Royal, New Jersey, to James and Agnes Adams Logue. He met a…

Lillie Mae McMurtrey passed away on January 7, 2020 at her home in Arco, Idaho at the age of 88. She was born on May 18, 1931 in Rigby, Idaho to Arthur Reuel Chandler and Margaret Foster Chandler. Lillie attended school in Rigby, Idaho and graduated with the Rigby High School class of 1949. …

Max G Loveland, of Rexburg, passed away on January 7, 2020, at the Temple View Transitional Care Center, in Rexburg, at age 83, after a lengthy battle with cancer. He was the second born of five children to Orville and Julia Ball Loveland on August 11, 1936, in Rexburg, Idaho. He graduated f…

Earnest Eugene (Gene) Smith, 81, passed away at Lost Rivers Medical Center in Arco on December 31, 2019. During Gene's final time on this Earth, he was surrounded by his loving family and cared for by Lost Rivers EMTs and the Medical Center's compassionate staff. Gene was born on July 7, 193…

On Sunday, January 5, 2020, our sweet Lily passed away due to complications of the flu. She was surrounded by her loving parents and family. Liliana Isabel Juson Clark, 13 years of age, better known as "Lily" to her friends and family, was born on January 9, 2006, in Idaho Falls, Idaho. She …

Elayne Peterson Rasmuson, 99 passed away peacefully in her home January 6, 2020. She was under the excellent care of Aspen Home Health and Hospice and her family. Elayne was born January 24, 1921 in Provo, Utah the ninth and youngest child of Annie Sophia Walker and Niels Alma Peterson. She …

Funeral services were held for Jennifer Lyndsey (Lott) Gronewold, 37, at 11:00 A.M. Monday, January 6, 2020, at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints in Glenrock, Wyoming, with Bishop Mahonri Williams presiding. Interment was in the Gronewold Family Cemetery near Glenrock. A visita…

Geraldine Maxine Thompson Forbush, 90, passed away on January 5, 2020 in Clearfield, Utah. She was born in Idaho Falls, Idaho on February 9, 1929 to George W. and Sarah W. Downs Thompson. She was the 11th of 13 children. She spent her early years and was educated in Woodville, Idaho and grad…

Jolene Simmons Sortor, age 83, of Rigby, passed away at Bear Lake Memorial Hospital in Montpelier, Idaho, Saturday, December 28, 2019. Jolene was born September 28, 1936 in Rigby, Idaho to William Kenneth Simmons and Alethia Love Simmons. She attended Rigby schools, graduating from Rigby Hig…

Alair Wuthrich Schroeder, 64, of Iona, passed away January 5, 2020, at her home. She was under the care of her loving family and One Source Home Health & Hospice. Alair was born February 15, 1955, in Rexburg, Idaho, to Ivan Robert "Bob" Wuthrich and Marilyn Edna Anderson Wuthrich. She gr…

Tabatha passed away in the Idaho Falls hospital after a short illness. She was born November 24, 1983. She grew up in Star, Idaho until the 5th grade when her family moved to Iowa. She lived there until 1999 then they moved back to Idaho where she graduated from Eagle High School in 2002. Sh…

King Tabatha JoAnn King Tabatha passed away in the Idaho Falls hospital after a short illness. She was born November 24, 1983. She grew up in Star, Idaho until the 5th grade when her family moved to Iowa. She lived there until 1999 then they moved back to Idaho where she graduated from Eagle…

Gary J Cottle, 70, passed away on Thursday, January 2nd 2020 at his home in Swan Valley, Idaho after a lengthy battle with COPD. Gary was born in Idaho Falls, Idaho on March 9, 1949 to Walter W. Cottle and Goldie Jakeman Cottle. He attended Swan Valley Elementary and graduated from Bonnevill…

Dorothy Louise Parkiinson Spafford, 71, of Ammon, Idaho passed away Monday, December 30, 2019 at her home. A funeral service will be held in her honor on Friday, January 10, 2020 at 11:00 AM at the Stone Haven Ward of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (2055 Coronado Street, Amm…

Erin Laureen Smith Dyer, 57, of Idaho Falls, passed away unexpectedly at Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center on January 4, 2020. Erin was born March 17, 1962, in Salt Lake City, Utah, to Joseph Farr Smith and Shirley Lee Peterson Smith. She grew up and attended schools in Holladay and grad…

Terry Lynn Brunson, 67, of Blackfoot, Idaho passed away December 31, 2019 at his home from natural causes. He was born the first of nine children of Clarence and Lucy Brunson. He married Suzanne L Belton, had eight children and they were later divorced. He married Wanda McRae who later passe…

Roger Steven Beard, 70 of Rigby, Idaho, passed away Thursday, January 2, 2020 at his home. Steve was born December 18, 1949 in Driggs, Idaho to Merlon Paul Beard and Ann Corden Beard. He was raised and attended schools in Driggs. He served honorably in the US Navy during the Vietnam Era. Mar…

Nancy Virginia McCoy Sneed passed away Jan 3, 2020 at Idaho Falls, Idaho at the age of 93. She was born in Tulsa, Okla. Nov 18, 1926 to James Stacy and Annie Lee McCoy and spent school years in Kansas. She met her future husband while attending the University of Oklahoma. They were married i…

Surrounded by family, Dell Denning Olaveson died on December 30, 2019. He was born July 24, 1934 in Menan, Idaho to Martha Denning and Hans Emmanuel Olaveson. In 1937, the family purchased land and built a log home in Rigby, Idaho, where Dell attended schools and excelled in all sports. His …

Mary Catherine Thomas, 88, of Idaho Falls, passed away December 31, 2019, at her home. She was under the care of her loving family and Encompass Home Health & Hospice. Catherine was born September 30, 1931, in Blackfoot, Idaho, to Rodney Lavar Peterson and Isabella Morgan Monson. She gre…

Carol Beth Gohr Sherard returned to our Father in Heaven on December 26, 2019 in Nampa, Idaho. Carol was born in Idaho Falls, Idaho, on February 9, 1962, to Jack and Connie Mae (Fowler) Gohr. She was the sixth of eight children. She grew up in Menan and graduated from Rigby High School in 19…

James "Jim" Campbell Hamilton, 91, of St. Anthony, ID, passed away peacefully at his home on January 1, 2020, from natural causes related to age. Jim was born in Rexburg, Idaho, June 17, 1928 to Sarah McMurdie. He was adopted by John and Almina Hamilton of Sugar City, ID, where he grew up in…

Brett W Butler, 63, of Blackfoot passed away December 22, 2019 at his home in Blackfoot, Idaho. He was born March 7, 1956 in Idaho Falls, Idaho, to Woodrow Wilson Butler and Bertha May Halton Butler. He was raised in Blackfoot and attended school there. Following graduation, he attended East…

Charles (Chuck) Edward Lepper passed away December 23, 2019, at his home in Idaho Falls, Idaho, with his loving wife by his side. He was under the wonderful care of Aspen Home Health and Hospice. Chuck was born July 31, 1940, to Bliss Edward Lepper and Avis Blanche Michael Lepper at their ho…

Rebecca Jean "Becki" Brown, 48, of Idaho Falls, passed away Thursday, December 5, 2019, at her home. Becki was born on March 6, 1971, in San Pablo, California, to Merrill Craig Brown and Muriel Kenny Brown of California. She attended High School in Paradise, California and Idaho Falls, Idaho…

Alden Eugene Hill, 93, of Idaho Falls, passed away December 31, 2019, at Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center. He was under the care of his loving family and Visiting Angels. Alden was born May 10, 1926, in Idaho Falls, Idaho, to E. Byram Hill and Gladys Jeffs Hill. He grew up and attended …

Sally Kellogg, beloved wife, mother, grandmother, and great grandmother, passed away peacefully in her home, among loved ones, on December 31, 2019. Sally was born on August 26th, 1941, in San Diego, California, to O. K. "Shoey" Shoemaker and Frances Johnson Shoemaker. She had one sister, Sh…

John Morris Larson, our beloved father, grandfather, great-grandfather, uncle, and friend, passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on Tuesday, December 31, 2019, due to complications of renal cancer. John was born May 30, 1933, in Squirrel, Idaho, to John Lutherus Larson and Mamie Na…

Cindy Lou Wright, 60, of Idaho Falls, passed away December 28, 2019, at her home. Cindy was born August 8, 1959, in Idaho Falls, Idaho, to George Kingsley Wachs and Dolores Marie Bobal Wachs. She grew up and attended schools in Idaho Falls and graduated from Idaho Falls High School. On June …

Kelly D. Humeston, 61 passed away in Boulder City, Nevada on 12/27/2019 of breast cancer. Kelly was born in Idaho Falls, ID. On August 9, 1958. She is the daughter of William D. Johnson, (deceased) & Viola E. Grischkowsky (deceased), and step-daughter of Kenneth R. Toews of American Fall…

Ryan Val Morris, 52, of Shelley passed away quietly in his home on December 27th, 2019. He was born in Idaho Falls to Val and Janice Bradley Morris. He grew up and attended schools in Shelley. Ryan made his home in Salt Lake City where he worked at Eagle Rock precast. In 2008 Ryan suffered f…

John Enoch Morton, 40, died Sunday December 29, 2019 at his home in Rexburg, Idaho after battling liver cancer. He was born on June 28, 1979 in Mesa Arizona to Allan and Jaime Morton. From the time he was a baby his smile and friendliness charmed other people. He was known for his laugh and …

Danice Earlene Lindsey Haderlie, longtime resident of Star Valley, passed away on December 27th, 2019 at the Life Care Center in Ammon Idaho. She was 84 years old. Danice was born to Dan Monroe Lindsey and Margaret Mary Ette (Finn) Lindsey on November 4th, 1935, in Buffalo New York. Danice g…