Della Beth Rowberry Olsen passed away peacefully at her home in Iona, Idaho, on September 21, 2020, surrounded by her family. She was 99 years and 7 months old. For the last five years of her life, she was lovingly cared for by her granddaughter Sisilia Osai-Gorman and her daughter Marta O. …

Justin Michael Medcalf entered this world on September 5, 1988 in Springfield, Missouri and departed on September 21, 2020 at the age of 32. He is survived by his father, Bo Medcalf of Idaho and his mother, Susan Johanson, Ozark, Missouri, wife, Melissa, son, Miles and daughter, Arrow of Ida…

David Lee Hendrix, 73, of Idaho Falls, passed away on September 24, 2020, at Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center from complications due to COPD. David was born on June 1, 1947, in Twin Falls, Idaho, to Carl and Helen (Bever) Hendrix. David was the youngest of three boys, being the twelve y…

Randall Don Wilding, 73, passed away September 24, 2020, in Idaho Falls. Randall was born May 7 1947, in Rexburg, Idaho, to Donald Ralph Wilding and Maxine Cherry Wilding. He was raised in Rexburg, and Idaho Falls. He graduated from Madison High School. On November 12, 1966, he married Berna…

Javier Pineda, 45, of Idaho Falls, passed away September 25, 2020, at his home. He was under the care of Brio Hospice. Javier was born December 3, 1974, in Cuernavaca, Morelos, Mexico, to Onecimo Pineda Cardenas and Gaudencia Garcia Borja. On May 25, 1996, he married Martha Elena Santos in S…

Bardee (Stuart) Southwick, 85, passed away peacefully on September 22, 2020, in Idaho Falls, Idaho. She was born in Malad, Idaho, on August 12, 1935, to Daniel and Pearl Stuart. When she was six years old, her family moved to Ogden, Utah. She enjoyed living in Bonneville Park and met her bes…

Victor Whitney Klingonsmith died 09/20/2020 in Rexburg, Idaho. Whitney was born on 07/29/1937 in Parowan, Utah, to Philip Klingonsmith and Edythe Whitney. He is survived by a brother, Tim, and two sisters, Winnie and Jill. He is also survived by his nine children: Chris, Victoria, Jared, Tif…

Laverne Joy Carter passed August 14th 2020 from lymphoma in her son Bill's home in Eagle, Idaho. She was born to Gustave and Lydia Lange July 16th 1941 at the LDS hospital in Idaho Falls, Idaho. She was raised on a farm in New Sweden, attending New Sweden School through 8th grade before movi…

Jerry Kelsey Kelsey Jerry Eugene Kelsey, 57, of Blackfoot, passed away peacefully with his wife, Jessica of 33 years by his side, Wednesday, September 23, 2020 at Bingham Memorial Hospital. Jerry was born September 18, 1963 in Wiesbaden, Germany to Verlon Eugene "Gene" Kelsey and Elizabeth U…

DeGiulio Tina DeGiulio Tina Louise DeGiulio, passed away, September 19, 2020 in Pingree, Idaho peacefully at her home. Tina was born on April 4, 1956 to Owen and Bethine Wright in Brea,California. She was the youngest of four siblings, their happy little caboose! She loved living in Californ…

Callister Lois Callister Lois Ann Callister, 96, of Blackfoot, passed away, Wednesday, September 23, 2020 at her daughter's home in Rose. Lois was born September 1, 1924 in Edinburg, Illinois to Lewis LeRoy Sowers and Fern Robinson McCarty. Lois was raised in Winnemucca, Nevada and graduated…

David Rodgers Rodgers David Lyle Rodgers, 83, passed away peacefully Monday, September 14, 2020 at his home in Blackfoot. David was born to John Robert Rodgers and Erma Wieland Rodgers on July 23, 1937 in Arco, Idaho. He grew up in Howe and attended schools there, graduating from Butte Count…

Funeral for Gretchen Matthern To be held at St. Lukes Episcopal Church Friday, October 2, 2020 at 2:00 PM Seating in the church limited due to COVID-19 Funeral to be live streamed on Facebook on the St Lukes Facebook page Celebration of life immediately following at Liberty Park (behind the …

Marlon Jansson Rowan (103) of Provo Utah passed away peacefully on September 22, 2020 surrounded by his family at the home of his daughter. Marlon was born on July 8, 1917 in Murray, Utah to Milo Legrand and Anna Ardella Rowan. At age of 1, the family moved to Ririe, Idaho where Marlon becam…

Betty Helen Wilding, 77, of Idaho Falls, passed away September 23, 2020, at her home. Betty was born June 5, 1943, in Idaho Falls, Idaho, to Leslie Clyde Jensen and Helen Wanda Summers Jensen. She grew up and attended schools in Ririe, Idaho, and graduated from Bonneville High School. She al…

Arbuckle Helen Arbuckle Helen Marie Petty was born May 2, 1920 to Ross Weldon Petty and Nancy Jane Petty at the family farm in Taylor, Idaho. She joined 2 older sisters Flossie and Louise along with a younger brother Harold, who was born 7 years later. Helen earned a nickname called "Bizz" b…

King Russell King Russell Richard King, 62, passed away at his home in Butte City, ID on Sept. 10, 2020. Russell was born on March 6, 1958 in Hawthorne, NV. He was the second of eight children of Samuel Richard King and Mary Louise Rodgers King. After his dad finished his second term in the …

A rosary and celebration of life will be held on Friday September 25th at 7:00 p.m. at Hawker Funeral Home in Blackfoot. A funeral mass will be held at St. Bernard's Catholic Church on Saturday the 26th at 2:00 p.m. Joseph 6/7/1935 - 9/3/2020Paul Sekot

Leighton Michael Willis, 77, of Idaho Falls, Passed away September 18, 2020 from a battle with lung cancer. Leighton was born October 16, 1942 to Rebecca and Elbert Willis in Kansas City, Missouri. Leighton went to school with his best friend Ron Beach in Idaho Falls until both men joined th…

Our beloved sister, aunt, and friend, Patricia (Pat) Lynn Stears, passed away on September 21, 2020, at Idaho Falls Community Hospital after a lingering illness. Pat was born into a snow-covered world on November 2, 1954 to Rue Thomas Stears and Dorothy Alberta Robison Stears. She joined one…

Helen Marie Petty was born May 2, 1920 to Ross Weldon Petty and Nancy Jane Petty at the family farm in Taylor, Idaho. She joined 2 older sisters Flossie and Louise along with a younger brother Harold, who was born 7 years later. Helen earned a nickname called "Bizz" because she was very busy…

Kenneth Delaun Cox, 84, Logan, Utah, formerly of Idaho Falls, passed away in the early morning hours of Friday, September 18, 2020, at Intermountain Healthcare's Logan Regional Hospital. He was born on January 3, 1936, to Leonard Delaun Cox and Flora Larue Cox of Shelley, Idaho. He was the 3…

Ida Doriene Egan Farnes, 86, of Ammon, passed away peacefully on September 19, 2020, surrounded by her family. Doriene was born on April 6, 1934, in Idaho Falls, Idaho. She was the first child of Merlin Howard Egan and Ida Ruth Durrant Egan. She was later joined by sisters, Jeanette and Arle…

Alberta Betsy Gray, 96, of Idaho Falls, passed away September 17, 2020, at Teton Post Acute Care & Rehabilitation. Alberta also known as Bert, Berta and Bertie, was born January 8, 1924, in Ammon, ID, to George William Mawson and Chloe Alberta Waters Mawson. She grew up and attended scho…

Olive Jean P'Pool, 92, of Idaho Falls, passed away September 17, 2020, at Lincoln Court Retirement Community. The date for the Celebration of Life Ceremony will be announced at a later time. Jean was born May 22, 1928, in Indianola, Iowa, to Frank Nelson Miller and Clara Jane (Ogan) Miller. …

Renae Osborne, 62, of Idaho Falls, Idaho, passed away on September 19, 2020 at her home, surrounded by friends and family. She was born December 22, 1957, in Pocatello, Idaho, to Carol Renee Osborne and Jack Osborne. Renae was predeceased by her parents. Renae is survived by her sisters: Tin…

Zelda Edith Brown was born to Edith Louisa Hunting and James Vivyen Neville at their homestead near Harlem, Montana, on June 25, 1924, and passed away on September 19, 2020, in Ammon, Idaho. She was 96 years old. Her father passed away when she was four years old, and the family moved to Men…

Hogan Ross Hogan On Friday morning, September 18, 2020, Ross Leroy Hogan, 92 year old cowboy, went to join that great round-up in heaven. Ross was at his home with his family by his side. He had stopped eating a week ago as he was ready to go. He had signs of dementia. Ross was born February…

Matthew Mark Paulsen, 43, of Idaho Falls, lost his battle with PTSD on September 18, 2020. Matthew was born to Mark Paulsen and Susan Clark MacKay on August 27, 1977, in Idaho Falls, Idaho. Matt grew up in several locations including Idaho, Utah, and Nevada. He was an extremely intelligent y…

Kaytherine Denton passed away on September 18, 2020 in Shelley. A tiny red-head was born November 4, 1934 in Sugar City, the oldest of Gottfried Heinze and Jessie Berrett. At age 8, the family moved to Sunset, Utah, where "Kay" became the neighborhood babysitter, including tending her 3 youn…

Roger Wayne Snyder, 80, of Idaho Falls, passed away September 16, 2020 at his home from liver failure and cancer. He was surrounded by his children who will miss his quiet sense of humor and caring nature very much. Roger was born September 25, 1939, to J. Luverne and Martha Heistercamp Snyd…

Dixie Sue Evans, 56, of Idaho Falls, Idaho passed away September 3, 2020 at Idaho Falls Community Hospital after a lingering illness. Dixie was born September 26, 1963 in Cherry Point, North Carolina to Bruce Hicks and Hertha Lambrecht Hicks. She attended schools in Idaho Falls and received …

Nancy J. Wimmer (Oswald) passed away peacefully on September 15, 2020 at home with her children by her side. Nancy was born in Idaho Falls to Marcella and Harvey Oswald and attended Idaho State University where she graduated from the nursing program and met her husband, Edwin Wimmer. They ha…

Leonard "Patrick" Wadsworth Wadsworth Pat was born on 11/3/1942, in the backseat of a Buick in Fort Hall, Idaho. He was the son of William J "Chief" Wadsworth and Louida Osborne Wadsworth. He was their 3rd son but the family expanded greatly. He attended, and graduated from Murray High Schoo…

Vearl John Meina, 84, of Firth passed away September 16, 2020 at Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center in Idaho Falls. Vearl was born October 4,1935 in Idaho Falls to Henri Meina and Laura Hackman. He was the second of three children. His younger years were spent working on the family farm. …

Delmar T. Swatsenbarg, Jr. "Ted" passed away peacefully Saturday, September 12, 2020, in Idaho Falls, Idaho, with family at his side. Ted was born March 4,1939, in Pocatello, Idaho, to Delmar T. Swatsenbarg, Sr. and Dorothy Luella Ray Swatsenbarg. Ted was the oldest of the boys: Jim, Paul, a…

Don William Johnson, 67, of Ammon, passed away September 16, 2020, at his home. He was under the care of Hospice of Eastern Idaho and his loving family. Don was born March 23, 1953, in Provo, Utah, to Grant Jennings Johnson and Leah Pierce Johnson. He grew up in Orem, Utah, where he attended…

Louwana Sue Enyeart, 51, of Idaho Falls, passed away September 15, 2020, at her home surrounded by her loving family. Sue was born January 18, 1969, in Long Beach, California, to Thomas Bernard Gogal and Phyllis Elaine Sinske Miller. She grew up and attended schools in Huntington Beach, Cali…

Debra Joann Benedict, 56, of Shelley passed away September 15, 2020 at her home under hospice care. She was born on March 7, 1964 in Idaho Falls, Idaho to Raymond and Neta Owens Danner. She attended schools in Idaho Falls where she graduated from Skyline High School. On May 19, 1985 Debbie m…

Surrounded by her loving family, MaryAnn Ball passed to her eternal reward on September 14, 2020. MaryAnn Thurber was born to Ross and Betty Ruth Thurber in Pocatello, ID, on July 4, 1951. She always enjoyed sharing a birthday with the country she loved so dearly. The first of seven children…

Geraldine N. Mortensen passed peacefully in her home in Boise, Idaho on September 12, 2020. Gerri was born in St. Antony, Idaho on April 5, 1929. She married Morten James Mortensen November 1, 1946. They were married for 50 years until his passing in 1997. Gerri lived most of her married lif…

Keith Denning, 56, of Idaho Falls, passed away September 17, 2020, at Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center. He was under the care of Aspen Hospice. Keith was born June 24, 1964, in Idaho Falls, Idaho, to Dell M. Denning and Jacquelyn J. Miller Denning. He grew up and attended a Special Educ…

Elizabeth "Ann" Jonak went to be with the Lord on Sunday, September 13, 2020, at the age of 61. She was born in San Antonio, Texas, on December 29, 1958. She liked helping anyone and everyone no matter the issue. She enjoyed her time with her husband, going to auctions and antique shops, and…

Thomas "Tom" Edward Potter of Pocatello, Idaho, died September 13, 2020. He was born on May 26,1956 in Idaho Falls Idaho to Effie Florence Emery Potter and Donald Gene Potter. He grew up in Idaho Falls and graduated from Idaho Falls High School in 1974. At the age of 17, his long career in t…

Colleen Bird Bishop, 86, of Nampa passed away Saturday, September 12, 2020 at her home. Funeral Services will be held at 10 AM, Saturday, September 19 at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints located at 18463 Northside Blvd, Nampa, with a viewing from 9 to 9:45 AM prior to the serv…

Daniel Kevin Hansen, 41, of Melba, Idaho passed away at about 5pm on Saturday 5, 2020 at Granite Peak in the Absaroka-Beartooth Wilderness, in Park County, Montana. Kevin was born September 15, 1978 in Aurora, Colorado, the son of Michael G. Law and Dana Sue Terrell. His family moved from Co…

Amy Marie (Orme) Higham peacefully passed away on Sunday September 13th, 2020 at the age of 53. Amy was surrounded by her family as she courageously completed her 6-year battle with cancer. She was the fourth of five children born to J.C. and Anna Lou Orme in Idaho Falls, ID on July 22nd, 19…

IlaMae Stucki, 69, devoted wife, mother, daughter, sister, and so much more, returned peacefully to The God who gave her life in the presence of her husband and all her children on Sunday, September 13, 2020, of complications associated with COVID Pneumonia. IlaMae was born in Murray, Utah, …

Denise Watson Lundquist, 65, a self-proclaimed "professional homemaker" of Swan Valley, slipped away peacefully on Friday, September 11, 2020, after a two year battle with cancer. Denise was born on February 8, 1955, in Rupert, Idaho. She was the youngest daughter of Wayne and Leota Sheen Wa…

Evelyn Rainey 87, of Corinne, Utah, formerly of Newdale, Idaho, passed away peacefully on Sept 12, 2020 at the home of her son, Denton Allen. Evelyn was born on May 25, 1933, the second of four daughters, to Alfred and Lillian Jorgensen Tschikof in Kimball, Idaho. She attended elementary sch…

Brent Marvin Strong passed away on September 11, 2020 after being diagnosed with an unexpected and aggressive brain tumor. Brent was born on September 6, 1939 as the third child to Bert and Reba Strong. He graduated from Idaho Falls High School and in 1959 was called to serve a two and a hal…

Our sweet angel sister, Ludene Webster, 71, passed away on Friday, September 11, 2020. She is the daughter of Mark and Donna Webster who lived in Sugar City. Siblings are LaRue (Francis) Ripplinger, Lynn (Shirlee) Webster, Steve (Marlene) Webster, the late Milton and LuAnn Webster, Bart (Gle…

Betty Jo Simpson Simpson Betty Jo Simpson, 77, of Blackfoot, passed away Saturday, September 12, 2020 at Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center. Betty Jo was born February 4, 1943 in Shelley, Idaho to Wallace McGary Bradley and Bertha Johnson. She attended grade school and graduated from Shel…

On August 31, 2020, Marsha Rae Jones, loving wife and mother of two marvelous children, passed away peacefully at home, at the age of 71. Marsha was born on September 2, 1948 in Genoa Illinois, to Luther and Helen McNew. Her parents were divorced before Marsha was born, and her grandfather d…

Frank Mackert of St. Anthony, Idaho passed away at 91 years of age on September 7, 2020 at Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center. He was born March 22, 1929 and grew up on his family's farm that was first settled by his grandparents in 1907. On December 22, 1954, he married Nancy Canfield an…

Joseph Paul Sekot passed away peacefully in his home, and the world became a little dimmer. His light touched many people, and he will be sorely missed.

 Joseph was born in Dawson, New Mexico, on June 7, 1935 to John and Anita Sekot. He was the oldest of six siblings, and they remained clos…

Joseph Sekot Paul Sekot Joseph Paul Sekot passed away peacefully in his home, and the world became a little dimmer. His light touched many people, and he will be sorely missed.

Joseph was born in Dawson, New Mexico, on June 7, 1935 to John and Anita Sekot. He was the oldest of six siblings,…

Rosemary Yerke Yerke Rosemary Bood Yerke, 90, formerly of Blackfoot, passed away Wednesday, September 9, 2020 at Sage Grove Assisted Living in Rigby. Rosemary was born February 8, 1930 in Burton, Idaho to Joseph Emanuel Bood and Mary Ettie Chambers Bood. Rosemary grew up on a small farm in t…

Jeffery Layne Carlson, our beloved big brother, passed away on September 8, 2020 in a motorcycle accident west of Idaho Falls. He was born September 21, 1955 in Idaho Falls to Dick and Margie Carlson. Jeff was the oldest of five children. His siblings are Leslie Carlson, Greg (Becky) Carlson…

Lori Kay Bybee, 62, of Idaho Falls, passed away in her home Tuesday, September 8, 2020. Lori was born in Idaho Falls, Idaho daughter to Lowell and Dona Abbott Bybee on September 20, 1957. She was a graduate of Bonneville High School class of 1975. Following high school, Lori attended the Uni…

Rondo Lamar Benson, 82, of Idaho Falls, passed away Thursday, September 10, 2020, at his home in Blackfoot. He was born to Lamar Hyrum Benson and Winona Larsen on June 27, 1938. He was a long time resident of Idaho Falls and Blackfoot, Idaho. On July 3, 1954, he married Ana M. Torres. He was…

Marvin James Bennett, 88, formerly of Idaho Falls, Idaho, passed away September 6, 2020, at Legacy Village in Salt Lake City, Utah. Marvin was born May 21, 1932, in Hardin, Montana, to Charles W. Bennett and Anna Mary Kovatch Bennett. He was born and raised on the Montana Crow and Oregon Coa…

Harold Ross Petty, 93, of Idaho Falls, passed away May 14, 2020, at Idaho Falls Community Hospital. Harold was born December 29, 1926, in Idaho Falls, Idaho, to Ross Weldon Petty and Nancy Jane Wadsworth Petty. He grew up and attended schools in Idaho Falls and graduated from Idaho Falls Hig…

Harold Eugene "Gene" Henze, 81, of Ammon, passed away September 6, 2020, at his home surrounded by his loving family. He was under the care of Aspen Home Health & Hospice. Gene was born May 27, 1939, in Ursa, Illinois, to Harold Frederick Henze and Ruth Eleanor Cramsey Henze. He grew up …

Dwayne Harold Bonjour, 78, of Idaho Falls, passed away September 6, 2020, at his home. He was under the care of OneSource Hospice. Dwayne was born February 18, 1942, in Rockwell, Iowa, to Lavern Noel Bonjour and Helen Mullen Bonjour. He grew up and attended schools in Hansell, Iowa. On Octob…

Atkins Danny Clair Atkins Danny Clair Atkins of Bend, Oregon, age 63, passed away peacefully on August 7th, 2020. He was born on October 14th, 1956 in Blackfoot, Idaho. He was the son of Pete Atkins and Viola Akin. Dan was raised in Blackfoot, Idaho and attended Blackfoot High School where h…

Dixie Simmons Jean Simmons Dixie Jean Simmons, 87, of Clinton, Utah, formerly of Blackfoot, Idaho, passed away Wednesday, September 9, 2020 in Clinton, Utah. Dixie was born November 13, 1932 in Lewisville, Idaho to Joseph Hyrum Selmon and Jennie Maude Barney. Dixie attended grade schools in …

Kevin Lynn Cooper was born February 25, 1965 to Earl Watts and Ann Elizabeth Peabody Cooper in Blackfoot Idaho. He went to be the Lords Landscaper September 5, 2020. Kevin grew up in Morland Idaho the 6th of 6 Children. He attended schools in Moreland and Graduated from Snake River High Scho…

Karolyn Kay Woolstenhulme age 78 passed away on November 11. 2019 in Sun City, Arizona after complications of several health issues. Karolyn was born on June 11 1941 in Pueblo, Colorado to Robert & Kathryn Jordan. Karolyn attended schools in Kansas and Nebraska graduating from business s…

Sandra Madsen Ball, 74, of Lewisville, Idaho passed away Tuesday, September 8, 2020 in Rexburg, Idaho at Madison Memorial Hospital. Sandra was born April 29, 1946 in Rigby, Idaho, the daughter of Jesse Howard Madsen and Loa Putnam Madsen. She was a graduate of Rigby High School. She served a…

Clifford Clint Carlson was born August 4th, 1933 in St. Anthony, Idaho to Neldon Cambel Carlson and Agnes Jane Logan. Clint's earliest years were spent in a log cabin in Wilford before the family moved to Parker where he lived in several homes. He recalled carrying water from the canal for m…

Emile Gentillon, 99, of Nampa, formerly of Firth, passed away Sunday, September 6, 2020. Emile was born to French immigrants, Isidore and Augusta Gentillon, farmers on the banks of the Snake River north of Firth, Idaho. His mother passed when Emile was 12 years old. He spoke only French unti…

Lori Ann Hyde died peacefully in her home on September 3 at 3:14 pm in Ammon at the age of 52 from ALS; Lori was surrounded by her family and friends. Lori is survived by her husband Stacy, her son Markus (Kayla) and her son Alex; her parents Sam and Karen Ferrenburg and her brother Brad (Sa…

Ilene Harding Stolworthy, 80, of Idaho Falls, passed away September 5, 2020, at her home. Ilene was born February 29, 1940, in American Fork, Utah, to Wilber R. Harding and Elizabeth Blackhurst Harding. She was reared in American Fork. She attended Brigham Young University in Provo, Utah, wh…

Edith Lynette "Lyn" Parkinson, 89, of Idaho Falls, passed away September 7, 2020, at her home. She was under the care of Hospice of Eastern Idaho and her loving family. Lyn was born November 13, 1930, in Pocatello, Idaho, to James Henry Woodland and Edith Ione Walker Woodland. She grew up an…

Marilyn Flitton, 80, of Idaho Falls, passed away September 6, 2020, at her home. She was under the care of OneSource Hospice. Marilyn was born April 1, 1940, in Archer, Idaho, to Milton Lee and Cora Smith Squires. She grew up in Archer, later moving to Idaho Falls in sixth grade. There she a…

Heaven just called home one of his valiant servants, September 7, 2020, in his sleep, doing what he loved most, camping with his son Keegan and family. Clint Cleo McCord was born March 23, 1974, in Idaho Falls, Idaho. He was the third of six children born to Roger Carl and Carolyn Rachel Fre…

Our wonderful uncle and friend, Bart, passed away September 8, 2020. Bart was born on July 8, 1939 to Clarence and Florence Bennett in Portland Oregon. He was the treasured brother of Jerry and Steve Bennett. Bart was a talented artist with a special love for painting. He was a great guy and…

Delwin George Christensen, 79, of Idaho Falls, passed away quietly on Monday, September 7, 2020 at Tambree Meadows Assisted Living in Idaho Falls from causes incident of age. Delwin was born on October 3, 1940, in Roberts, Idaho, to Einer and Alice Thompson Christensen, the first of four chi…

John Woods Woods John Dale Woods was born to Gordon Lee and Christine Murdock Woods on August 08, 1974 in Blackfoot, Idaho. He passed away on Saturday, August 22, 2020 in Pocatello, Idaho. John was blessed to grow up in a loving home attending school in the Snake River district where he grad…