Alfred Barnes Hunter passed away peacefully on March 24, 2020 at his home in West Jordan, Utah after many years of fighting multiple myeloma and heart disease. He was born on April 12, 1941 in Idaho Falls, Idaho to Alfred Walker and Francis Barnes Hunter. Al will be laid to rest in the South…

Janet Sayer, 82, of Idaho Falls, died March 24, 2020, in her home. She was born August 23, 1937, Dayton, Idaho to Reed K. Olsen and Allie Sarah Olsen. She was raised and attended school in Dayton, Idaho. After spending the first years of her life in the Dayton area, she moved to Idaho Falls …

Garry Leon Fife passed away in his home on Tuesday March 24, 2020. He will be joining his beloved wife Joann. He is survived by his three children, Rhonda Johnson, Cindy Fife, and D.J. Fife. Born on November 17, 1939 to Thelma Blair Fife and Arthur Ruben Fife, Garry was the youngest of three…

Lena Laree Quinn, 91, of Idaho Falls, passed away peacefully in her sleep March 23, 2020, at Fairwinds-Sand Creek Retirement Community. Laree was born September 24, 1928, in Idaho Falls, Idaho, to John Ralph Ashliman and Lena Gilgen Ashliman. She grew up and attended schools in Idaho Falls a…

Lester Merlin Allen was born on March 28, 1939, to James Stewart Allen and Etta Elmira Waters in Idaho Falls, Idaho. He passed away peacefully on March 22, 2020, in his home. Lester grew up in Idaho Falls on Boise Avenue and attended schools at Riverside Elementary, O.E. Bell Junior High, an…

Richard Lawrence Jennings was born on July 31, 1937, in Idaho Falls, Idaho. He passed away peacefully on March 19, 2020 just before midnight, after his short fight with cancer. He grew up with 3 brothers who he remained close to his whole life. Dick, as he was known to his friends, joined th…

Elizabeth Mary Kocsis, better known to the people who loved her as Betsy was born February 12, 1963 in Huntington, NY to Frank J Kocsis JR and Elizabeth E. Kocsis. Her Siblings include: Carol (Ernest) Rossini of Fairfax Station, VA, Frank J Kocsis III (Georgann) of Idaho Falls, ID, and Wendy…

Charles Jeffery Lee Jeffery Charles L Jeffery was born in Idaho Falls, Idaho in 1936 and passed away on March 21, 2020. He grew up in Dubois, Idaho where he learned the value of hard work and assuming responsibility. He worked at the INL for 43 years. He enjoyed boating, camping, photography…

Marion "Sonny" Morris passed into the arms of his Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, on March 18, 2020. He was in the loving care of some very special caregivers at Teton Post Acute Care and Rehabilitation and was being treated for Alzheimer's Disease. Sonny was born April 9, 1937, in Hampton, V…

Charles L Jeffery was born in Idaho Falls, Idaho in 1936 and passed away on March 21, 2020. He grew up in Dubois, Idaho where he learned the value of hard work and assuming responsibility. He worked at the INL for 43 years. He enjoyed boating, camping, photography and time with family. He le…

Patricia V. Goodrich passed away at home Saturday March 21, 2020. Pat was born April 23, 1929 in Anoka, Minnesota daughter to Albert Roy Fisher and Verna Marie Fisher. Pat grew up in depression era Minnesota and after graduation from high school moved to Chicago where she worked for a time a…

Our beloved father, grandfather, uncle, great uncle, and friend, John Bever King, passed away peacefully on the morning of March 19th at Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center of causes incident to age. John was a friend to all and uplifted those around him, be they family, neighbors, student…

Todd Eugene Shirley, 53, of Rigby, died, surrounded by his wife and 3 girls, Wednesday, March 18, 2020 in Idaho Falls. He was born February 14, 1967 in Orange County California. His parents were Rod and Patty Shirley. He was raised in Salem Idaho where he graduated high school from South Fre…

St. George, Utah - Ann Louise Ray Ross, 92, passed away peacefully after a valiant fight with pancreatic cancer on Friday, March 6th, in Cedar City, Utah. Thanks to the miracle of technology, all 4 of her children were by her side. Ann was born in Idaho Falls, Idaho on January 31, 1928 to Th…

Roni Lewis Poole, 77, of Irwin, passed away March 11, 2020, at his home. He was under the care of Solace Hospice. Ron was born July 16, 1942, in Idaho Falls, Idaho, to Harold L. Poole and Bette Vaughn Poole. He grew up and attended schools in Idaho Falls and graduated from Idaho Falls High S…

Kathleen "Kathy" Anne Bailey McOmber graduated gracefully after putting up one helluva fight against breast cancer on 03/19/2020 at 1752 hours in the arms of her 5 kids, her husband, and her sister. She was born January 26, 1952 as the first child to Harlan "Hud" Kenneth and Shirley Anne Cur…

Barbara Mae Dewey Hill, 89 of Driggs, Idaho passed away peacefully in her home March 14th, 2020. She was born in Chapin, Victor, Idaho July 18th, 1930 to Joseph Wesley Dewey and Mabel Mae Hills. She was a lifelong resident of Teton Valley and graduated from Teton High School in 1948 where sh…

Margie Louise Soucie, 84 of Idaho Falls was called home on March 15, 2020. The last week of her life she was residing at Turtle and Crane assisted living center in Idaho Falls. Margie was born October 2, 1935 in Loup City, Nebraska to Lloyd and Dorothy Burkey. She is survived by five childre…

D. Lynn Humphries, 76, went home to the arms of our Lord and Savior on March 13, 2020. Lynn was born on February 11, 1944 in Pocatello, Idaho and later moved to Idaho Falls, Idaho where he made his home. Lynn did so many things in his short time here on this earth; his passion, when he was a…

Norman Bradley Stockton, 64, of Idaho Falls, passed away on March 8, 2020, peacefully at his home. He was surrounded by his wife and children, and will be forever missed. Brad was born March 20, 1955, in Fort Carson, Colorado, to Norman Eugene Stockton and Gwenneth Olive Ingram Stockton. He …

Jerry Fisher Clark, 66, of Ammon, passed away March 16, 2020, at Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center from injuries sustained in an automobile accident. Jerry was born August 26, 1953, in Idaho Falls, Idaho, to Theron Elijah Clark and Muriel Helen Fisher. He grew up and attended schools in …

Donald James "Pete" Peterson, 54, of Idaho Falls, passed away March 15, 2020, at Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center. Pete was born March 15, 1966, in Idaho Falls, Idaho, to Ronald James Peterson and Kathy Phillips Peterson. He grew up and attended schools in Ammon and Malta, Idaho, and gr…

Zella Faye Weaver, 92, of Blackfoot, Idaho passed away March 14, 2020 at her home. A funeral service will be held 11:00 a.m. March 20, 2020 at the Hawker Funeral Home, 132 S. Shilling Ave., Blackfoot, Idaho. The family will meet with friends from 9-11:00 a.m. prior to the service at the fune…

The viewing will be held on Friday, March 20, 2020 from 10:00 to 11:30am at the Skyline Ward - Skyline Building of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints located at 2345 W 17th S, Idaho Falls, ID A Graveside service will be held on Friday, March 20, 2020 at 12:00pm at the Fielding M…

Nellie Louise Good Love passed away on Sunday, March 15, 2020 at her home. Nellie was born on December 3, 1924, in Rigby, Idaho a daughter of Nimrod and Ellen Chatburn Good. She was raised and went to school at Rigby High School, she continued her education at Albion State Normal School to b…

Judy Ann Whitworth was born on March 29th 1966 in Salmon, Idaho to Leo Keppner and Betty Salyer Keppner. Judy was raised in the Pahsimeroi Valley and attended Patterson Elementary until the 3rd grade and was then transferred to the Challis Elementary and later graduated High School from Chal…

Alberta Kirksel Coleman, 77, of Goshen passed away March 12, 2020 at the Gables of Shelley. She was born May 21, 1942 in St. Anthony, Idaho to Lenard and Amy Hobbs Rees. She grew up in Newdale and attended schools in St. Anthony graduating from South Fremont High School in 1960. She married …

Dale Brisack Harris, 89, of Idaho Falls, Idaho, passed away Saturday, March 7, 2020, at his home. He had attended Christ Community Church. The son of Willard Manning Harris and Lucy May Brisack, Dale was born January 6, 1931, in Lincoln, Nebraska. He moved to Lander, Wyoming, at age four, th…

Julia Thomas Hawker, devoted wife, mother, and grandmother, sister and aunt passed away on March 13, 2020 from natural causes. Julia was born April 9, 1941 in Rigby, Idaho the first of five children born to Elmer and Vera Thomas. She was raised in Menan, Idaho on her parent's farm where she …

Annette Merkley Speelmon, age 74, of Terreton, passed away Thursday, March 12, 2020 in Idaho Falls, Idaho. Annette was born March 9, 1946 in Heber City, Utah to Loyal and Marjorie Duke Merkley. She attended schools in American Fork, Utah and graduated from American Fork High School in 1964. …

A real trooper, a fighter to the end, Fern Theone Gray Ray Warnock, 98, passed away March 12, 2020, at Turtle & Crane Assisted Living. She was under the care of Hands of Hope Hospice. Fern's parents were Archie and Theone Gray. She came from a big family, six brothers and three sisters, …

Aubrey Leonard Nugara, 76, of Idaho Falls, passed away March 8, 2020, in Island Park. Aubrey was born July 7, 1943, in Colombo, Sri Lanka, to Aelian Nugara and Violet Herat Nugara. He grew up and attended schools in Rugby, England, and also went to university in the UK. He married Frances Cr…

Julie Ann George Rigby, of Idaho Falls, passed away March 11, 2020, at her home, after a battle with cancer. Julie was born October 16, 1956, at McKee Maternity home in Rigby, Idaho, to H. Reynold and Donnetta George. At an early age, it was evident Julie had been blessed with the gift of mu…

D. Lynn Humphries, 76, of Idaho Falls, passed away March 13, 2020, at Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center. He will be dearly missed by his family and friends. Lynn was born February 11, 1944, in Pocatello, ID, to Lynn Arden "Bud" Humphries and Agnes Gwen Brower Humphries. On December 24, 1…

Dennis Lee McArthur, 70, of Iona, passed away February 29, 2020, at Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center. He was under the care of his loving family and Aspen Home Health & Hospice. Dennis was born September 15, 1949, in Bakersfield, California, to Robert Boon McArthur and Ersel Audine …

Davis B. Schwieder, 3, of Idaho Falls, passed away March 9, 2020, at Primary Children's Medical Center in Salt Lake City. Davis was born March 3, 2017, in Idaho Falls, Idaho, to Brian Paul and Heather Lynne Schwieder. He lived in the Idaho Falls and Ammon area. He attended The Church of Jesu…

Billy Dean Nielsen, 73, of Hamer, passed away March 10, 2020, at Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center. Billy was born August 21, 1946, in Idaho Falls, Idaho, to Frank Mellwood Nielsen and Sarah Rachel Turman Nielsen. He grew up and attended schools in Hamer and graduated from West Jefferson…

Lois Naef Tomchak, 78, of Shelley, passed away March 11, 2020, at Homestead Assisted Living. She was under the care of Homestead, Health, & Hospice. Lois was born August 7, 1941, in Idaho Falls, Idaho, to Raple Arnold Naef and Ina Edna Holverson Naef. She grew up and attended schools in …

Michael Reid Clements, 76, of Rexburg, Idaho passed away March 10, 2020 at his home. Mike was born April 21, 1943, in Los Angeles, California, to Reid William and Phyllis Hoopes Clements. He was raised in his early childhood in Driggs before moving to Rexburg. He graduated from Madison High …

James S. DeMordaunt, of Rexburg, Idaho passed away March 9, 2020, at the age of 79. He was born in 1941 in Pocatello, Idaho to Paul and Alice DeMordaunt. Paul and Alice raised Jim, and his older brother Roger, in Blackfoot, where the family's business interests centered on local movie theate…

Drostan Gregg Baker, 65, passed away in his home on March 10, 2020, after a four-year battle with a malignant brain tumor. Gregg was born on September 27, 1954, in Salt Lake City, Utah, to Drostan and Gloria Baker. He was the second of five children. He grew up in Idaho Falls, ID, and attend…

Alice Suzanne "Sue" (Henderson) Young, 78, passed away on February 20, 2020, in Idaho Falls. Sue was born in Twin Falls, Idaho, and adopted at birth by her loving parents Kenneth T. Henderson and Helen (Doud) Henderson. Sue was joined by her brother Kent, and the family made their home in Bu…

Mrs. Patricia Aiken Carver passed away in her sleep in the early morning hours of February 26, 2020, at the age of 91, in Provo, Utah. She was born on June 21, 1928, in Sterling, Colorado, the daughter of Evan Lorenzo Aiken and Ruth Lola Lund Aiken. She was the wife of Paul Stallings Carver,…

Edward Culver McKim, 93, of Idaho Falls, and formerly of Heyburn, passed away Friday, March 6, 2020, at his home in Idaho Falls. Known as "Culver" by his parent's family, "Mac" by his college friends and wife's family, and "Ed" by everyone else, he was born in Carbonado, WA on April 26, 1926…

Stanley John Cheslock M.D., 86, of Idaho Falls, passed away Sunday, March 8, 2020, at Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center. Stanley was born on March 21, 1933, in Tyler, Pennsylvania to Josef and Stella Cheslock. He grew up in Hollywood, PA and graduated from Huston Township High School in …

Gerald "Gerry" Goldstein, 89, of Idaho Falls, passed away March 8, 2020, at MorningStar Senior Living of Idaho Falls. He was under the care of Encompass Home Health & Hospice and his loving family. Gerry was born February 24, 1931, in Toronto, Canada, to Saul Goldstein and Sylvia Wultz G…

Robert "Bob" James Hill, 74, of Irwin, Idaho, passed away unexpectedly March 6, 2020. Bob was born February 9, 1946, in Preston, Idaho, to William Ellis Hill and Remona Hatfield Hill. He grew up and attended schools in Irwin and graduated from Idaho Falls High School. On October 23, 1964, he…

Concepcion "Connie" Moreno, 98, passed away on March 7, 2020, at home surrounded by her family. She was born on November 1, 1921, in Hondo, Texas. Connie married Felix Moreno Sr. and they made their home in Idaho Falls, where they raised ten children. She was a member of the Saint John Paul …

Patty Jean Wood Shirley, 80 passed away on March 7th, 2020 surrounded by her loved ones. Patty was born on May 12th, 1939 in Pocatello, Idaho to Parley Eugene Wood and Reole Irene Hansen. Patty grew up in the Bannock County area and was baptized on August 17th, 1947 in the Church of Jesus Ch…

Robert Lavene Lausch, 76, longtime resident of Rexburg and most recently of Lehi, UT, died March 5, 2020, from complications after a fall in Lehi. He was born Dec. 17, 1943, in Idaho Falls to Robert Edward Lausch and Jewel Baron Lausch. He graduated from Idaho Falls High School and later att…

Benny Jerold Anderson, 73, of Idaho Falls, passed away on Friday, March 6, 2020, at Teton Post Acute Care and Rehabilitation. He was under the care of Solace Hospice. Benny was born on August 17, 1946, in Gooding, Idaho. When he was 6 years old he was adopted by Glen Chris and Elsie Myrna An…

Afton H. Ondricek, 81, of Idaho Falls, passed away March 8, 2020, at Good Samaritan Society. Afton was born October 24, 1938, in Idaho Falls, Idaho, to Thomas Cowley Hancock and Thelma Hancock Godfrey Cooper. She grew up and attended schools in Idaho Falls and graduated from high school in O…

Dennis Edward Skoy, a man of many talents, much charm and a gift for friendship, rejoined his heavenly home on February 13, 2020, from causes related to pulmonary fibrosis. At the time of his death, Dennis was living in Cotacachi, Imbabura, Ecuador, as an expatriate retiree. Prior to retirem…

George James Bruha, 88, of Idaho Falls, passed away February 26, 2020, at his daughters home. He was born in Hillsboro, Wisconsin, November 27, 1931,to James Joseph Bruha and Emma Knadle Bruha. He grew up in that area, spending summers on his grandparents farm just outside of town. He gradua…

Keith R. Allen Sr. passed away March 5, 2020, in Huntsville, Alabama after a long and fruitful life. He was born March 22, 1930, in Idaho Falls, Idaho to James S. and Etta Allen. Keith served four years in the U.S. Air Force before attending and graduating from The Georgia Institute of Techn…

John B. Swager, longtime resident of Lewisville passed away Thursday, March 05, 2020 at his home at the age of 75. He was surrounded by his 4 daughters. John was born November 2, 1944 in Rigby, Idaho to John Edward Swager and Ethel Luneta Jakeman. John was raised and attended schools in Rigb…

Robert Clarence Wehe Jr., 52 of Rexburg passed away Wednesday, March 4, 2020 at his home. Robert was born August 4, 1967 in Sacramento, California to Robert Clarence Wehe and Patricia Ann Knight Wehe. He attended Rio Linda High School. On June 4, 2011 he married Krista Rae Pruitt in Tetonia,…

It is with great sadness that we announce the death of our beloved mother, Patricia Woolf. Patricia passed away on February 23, 2020, due to complications from a medical procedure. Mom meant the world to us, and we can't imagine living without her loving arms, her laugh, east coast vernacula…

Kirk Charles Taylor, 51, of Idaho Falls, passed away March 5, 2020, at Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center. Kirk was born June 26, 1968, in Idaho Falls, ID, to Benjamin Kent Taylor and Joyce Hart Taylor. He grew up and attended schools in Idaho Falls and graduated from Idaho Falls High Sch…

Margie Shippen, 96, of Idaho Falls, passed away March 4, 2020, at Fairwinds-Sand Creek Retirement Community surrounded by her loving family. Margie was born November 19, 1923, in Rigby, Idaho, to Clarence Laverne Tanner and Laura Leona Warner Tanner. She grew up and attended schools in Rigby…

Ronnel Jay Stacey, 67, of Idaho Falls, passed away March 6, 2020, at Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center. Ron was born April 6, 1952, in Rigby, Idaho, to Farrel Jay Stacey and Berniece Rasmussen Stacey. He grew up and attended schools in Idaho Falls and graduated from Idaho Falls High Scho…

Afton Allsop Godfrey passed away peacefully, March 2, 2020 in Springville, Utah at age 93. Afton was born to Lew P. and Velva Dean Allsop on January 4, 1927 in Lewiston, Utah, the second of seven children. The family moved to nearby Trenton, Utah where Afton grew up hoeing beets, tending tur…

Cause of death: ARDS Services will be held March 6, 2020 at Bert Flamm Mortuary 581 E. 1st N., St. Anthony, ID 83445. Viewing will begin at 12 p.m. with Funeral service starting at 1p.m. Rickie 7/7/1944 - 2/29/2020Daniel Jackson

Blaine Benjamin Godfrey joined his sweetheart in Heaven March 4, 2020 less than two days after her passing. Blaine and Afton were residing in Springville Utah at the time of their passing. Blaine was born to Lewis Nephi Godfrey and Anna Charlotte Hemmert on August 31, 1926 in Clarkston, Utah…

JoAnn Visser, 66, passed away March 3, 2020, at her home in Idaho Falls. Jo was born November 27, 1953, to Morris and LaFonda Grover in Salt Lake City, Utah. She spent her childhood there, moving to Coos Bay, Oregon, as a teenager and graduating from Marshfield High. Though she developed a l…

Evelyn Elsie Owens Hirschi, 80, of Idaho Falls, passed away March 3, 2020, at Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center. Evelyn was born November 30, 1939, in Pocatello, Idaho, to William Edgley Owens and Elsie Amelia Sjostrom Owens. She grew up and attended schools in Pocatello, Idaho, and grad…

Mira Ellen Taylor Christensen, 77 of Rigby passed away Saturday, Feb 29, 2020 after a long courageous battle with cancer. Mira was born May 17, 1942 in Honolulu, Hawaii to Earl and Helen Taylor. Mira spent the first 3 years living in Hawaii before the family moved to Idaho. She attended Scho…

Joy S. Quayle passed away peacefully on Friday, February 28th surrounded by her family. Joy led a full life. She worked as a registered nurse at the University of Michigan Operating Room and Eye Center. She and her loving husband, Robert Quayle, then moved their family to Palisades, Idaho wh…

Gloria Kay Cottle, 81, of Idaho Falls, passed away March 2, 2020, at Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center. Gloria was born September 4, 1938, in Pocatello, ID, to William Allen White and Florance Floyd White. She grew up and attended schools in Pocatello and graduated from Pocatello High Sc…

Margie Delores Carlson, our dearly loved mother and best friend, grandma, great-grandmother, and sister, passed away on February 29, 2020, from unexpected complications of a cardiac procedure. Her strength during her last few days with us was nothing less than extraordinary. We will never fo…

Andrew Robert Martin was welcomed into the world on March 23, 1983, in Idaho Falls, Idaho, by his parents, Bob and Kathy Martin, his brother Matt, and his sister Emma. On February 29th, after a 22-year battle with diabetes, he was taken from all of us far too early. Andrew was known througho…

Sue Young passed away on February 20, 2020. A celebration of life for Sue will be held later this spring. A time, date and location will be published at a later date. Contact Linda at 208-522-0680 for more information. Sue 3/3/1941 - 2/20/2020Young

Claire Janet Olsson Roberts, 92, passed away peacefully in her sleep at her home in Murfreesboro, Tennessee on February 23, 2020. Claire was born to Carl and Sina Olsson August 15, 1927 in Miami, Florida. She attended Miami Senior High School where she played clarinet in the band and develop…

Cody Glen Ward, 31, of Idaho Falls, passed away February 27, 2020, at Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center. Cody was born June 1, 1988, in Tulare, California, to Debra Wheat Zable. He grew up and attended schools in Visalia, California, and graduated from Mt. Whitney High School. He also at…

James Dennis Landerman passed away in Rigby, Idaho, on March 1, 2020, after his courageous battle with liver disease. He was born in Chico, California, the 6th child of Robert Emmett Landerman and Ritta Jeanette Robertson. He grew up in Yuba City, California, and then when he was in high sch…

Leslie Joan Wall Jensen, inveterate and accomplished writer and artist, passed away Friday, February 28, 2020, at home, at age 66. A devoted member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Leslie is assuredly worthy to be received into the arms of her waiting family and beloved Sa…

Robert Eugene Narum passed away Tuesday, February 25, 2020 in Bellingham after a long, slow decline due to Parkinson's. Bob was born in Beatrice, NE to Eugene and Doris (Petrich) Narum on March 5, 1941. He attended the University of Colorado at Boulder, where he met his first wife, Marianne …

William J. Quarantiello, 78, of Idaho Falls, passed away Sunday, February 2, 2020, at his home. He was under the care of Hospice of Eastern Idaho. Bill was born in Boston, Massachusetts on March 24, 1941, and raised in Gardena, California. He graduated from Gardena High School in 1959 and jo…

Robert (Bob) Ival Wartchow, 93, passed away February 26, 2020, at the Gables Assisted Living Center in Idaho Falls, Idaho, with his granddaughter Lisa at his side. Bob was born May 29, 1926, in Idaho Falls, Idaho, to Russell and Frances Greene Wartchow. He attended school in Idaho Falls unti…

Shane Edward Hammon passed away Sunday, February 23, 2020, at his home due to complications from diabetes. Shane was born in Idaho Falls, Idaho, on August 14, 1974, to Herman Edward Hammon and Rebecca Morgan Hammon. He was raised in Idaho Falls and graduated from Skyline High School. He went…