Karen Ann Thompson Mann, born February 18, 1957, to Kenneth Edward and Jo Ann Bentley Thompson in Mojave, California, was called home to her Heavenly Father on August 3, 2021, in Idaho Falls, Idaho. Her early years were in the Greenfield, California, area attending schools outside of Bakersf…

Deloy Albert Nelson, a resident of Goshen, passed away on August 1, 2021, while in the care of Good Samaritan Society. He was 89 years old. Deloy was born November 3, 1931. Deloy grew up in a farming family where he learned the value of hard-work and perseverance. From a young age, he develo…

Agustin Gutierrez, 85, of Lehi, UT died peacefully after a valiant fight from lung disease on July 30, 2021. He was surrounded by his family as he stepped to the other side of the veil. Agustin was born on August 28, 1935, in Dr. Gonzalez, Nuevo Leon, Mexico to Juana Gonzalez Gutierrez and C…

One of Idaho's great cowboys has found new trails to explore. Therol Dean Brown, age 79, was surrounded by his loved ones as he peacefully passed away on July 29, 2021 of natural causes. Therol was born on May 11, 1942 in Rexburg Idaho to Theodore Reading Brown and Florence Louise Knight. He…

Memorial services for Fred Richard Hossner, who died February 11, 2021, will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, August 7, at the Ashton Community United Methodist Church, 178 South 5th Street. The family will receive friends Friday evening from 6:00 to 7:30 p.m. at Baxter Funeral Home, 717 M…

Nona Olean Coleman Gray, 88, of Idaho Falls, passed away on Sunday, July 25, 2021, at Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center. She was under the care of Aspen Hospice. Olean was born on September 18, 1932, in Garfield, Idaho to Ace and Nona Baker Coleman. She grew up in Rigby, Idaho, where she…

Please join us in a gathering to celebrate and honor the well-lived life of our loving father on Saturday, August 14, 2021, from 1:00pm - 4:00pm at Surprise Valley Farmhouse (5240 S. Surprise Way, Boise, Idaho). We hope as many people as possible can be there with us to share their stories a…

Maxine Ann Muir Andrews Combe of Idaho Falls, Idaho, passed away on July 30, 2021, at MorningStar Senior Living Center. Maxine was born on April 25, 1934, in Idaho Falls, Idaho to James and Elda Muir. She spent her childhood in Idaho Falls. On November 23, 1950, she married Dallas Andrews. T…

Craig Alan Burtenshaw, 72, of Idaho Falls, passed away July 28, 2021, at his home. He was under the care of his loving family and OneSource Home Health and Hospice. Craig was born August 23, 1948, in Idaho Falls, Idaho, to Clyde Alan Burtenshaw and Velma Rozella Ferguson Burtenshaw. He grew …

Barbara Jean Hess, aged 83, went to her loving Savior on Friday, July 23, 2021 in her apartment at Brookdale Round Rock in Austin, TX, a loving, caring community, surrounded by family who loved her immensely. Born in Alma, New York on May 22, 1938 to Leon Windsor and Erma Althea Atherton, sh…

Nicole Lara Christiansen, 33, of Idaho Falls, passed away, July 25, 2021. A celebration of Nicole's life will be held from 6:00-8:00 p.m. Saturday, July 31, 2021 at Hawker Funeral Home, 132 S Shilling Ave in Blackfoot. A full obituary can be found and condolences may be shared at www.hawkerf…

Samuel Levi Helmuth, 27, of Idaho Falls, Idaho, formerly of Tony and Richland Center, Wisconsin, passed away on July 17, 2021 near Soldotna, Alaska due to injuries sustained in an automobile accident while on vacation with friends. Sam was born on the cold, early morning of January 15, 1994 …

Juanita Whiting, 80, passed away at her home in Shelley on Wednesday, July 28th. Juanita was married to Richard Whiting for 58 years. She is survived by her husband, Richard, and four children. Jolene Whiting, Bart (LeAnn) Whiting, Carl (Margie) Whiting, and Julie (Stuart) Kraus. Funeral ser…

Beth Parker Willmore of Rexburg, ID passed away on July 25, 2021. Beth was born in Rexburg, ID on March 7, 1984 to Marche' Hansen Edgington and Keith Parker. She graduated from Madison High School and continued on to receive a Bachelor of Arts in Communications from Brigham Young University-…

James (Jim) Milford Quirk, 70. Of Idaho Falls, passed away on Saturday, July 24, 2021, at his home. Jim was born on January 25, 1951, in Seattle, Washington to Richard Everett Quirk and Beatrice Gertrude Quirk. He grew up in the White Center Suburb of Seattle and attended Evergreen High Scho…

Bern G Anderson, 88, of Challis ID, passed away in his home on Sunday July 25, 2021. Bern was born on August 1, 1932 in Idaho Falls, ID as the fifth of six children born to Reuben and Chloe Anderson. The Anderson's lived in Ammon then moved to a ranch in Sandcreek. Bern grew up playing baske…

Wanda Jean Shinn, 90, of Idaho Falls, died peacefully at her home in Parkwood Meadows Assisted Living on July 27, 2021. Jean was born February 4, 1931, in Taylor, Idaho, to Virgil Hoyt Shinn and Dora Lords Shinn. She grew up in Taylor where she attended Washington School. She graduated from …

Barbara Jean Hess, aged 83, went to her loving Savior on Friday, July 23, 2021 in her apartment at Brookdale Round Rock in Austin, TX, a loving, caring community, surrounded by family who loved her immensely. Born in Alma, New York on May 22, 1938 to Leon Windsor and Erma Althea Atherton, sh…

Samuel Levi Helmuth, 27, of Idaho Falls, Idaho, formerly of Tony and Richland Center, Wisconsin, passed away on July 17, 2021 near Soldotna, Alaska due to injuries sustained in an automobile accident while on vacation with friends. Sam was born on the cold, early morning of January 15, 1994 …

Bern G Anderson, 88, of Challis ID, passed away in his home on Sunday July 25, 2021. Bern was born on August 1, 1932 in Idaho Falls, ID as the fifth of six children born to Reuben and Chloe Anderson. The Anderson's lived in Ammon then moved to a ranch in Sandcreek. Bern grew up playing baske…

David Steven Sill, age 62, of Shelley Idaho, passed away peaceful in his home on July 25th following a routine surgery. Dave was born in Idaho Falls to Claude and Lorraine Sill and went on to earn a Bachelor of Science in Chemistry from the University of Idaho. He was brother to Claudia L. (…

Dr. Jacqueline "Jackie" Wood Jensen, 59, of Richmond, Kentucky passed away July 23, 2021, after a courageous battle with cancer. Born July 4, 1962, in Idaho Falls to Jack A. Wood and Marjorie Lou Heileson Wood, Jackie grew up the fourth of eight children in a happy home on Canyon Avenue. Aft…

Craig Fenton Woolf, 65, passed away on the 23rd of July, 2021, at his home in Idaho Falls, Idaho. A native to Idaho Falls, Craig was born on the 12th of September, 1955, to parents, Fenton Gerald Woolf and LaMon Hinckley Woolf. After attending schools in the Idaho Falls area and graduating f…

Gene Harold Dressen, 78, of Idaho Falls, passed away July 27, 2021, at Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center. Gene was born June 3, 1943, in Inglewood, California, to Harold Vincent Dressen and Eleda Amanda Egan Dressen. He grew up and attended schools in Pocatello, graduating from Pocatello…

Harold Dean Brown, 88, of Idaho Falls, passed away July 26, 2021, at Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center. Harold Dean Brown was born May 19, 1933, to Odell and Ednabelle Brown in Marion County, Tennessee. He later lived in Indianapolis, Indiana, Coos Bay, Oregon, and Mud Lake, Idaho. Harol…

Roger Kenneth Barrett, 75, of Idaho Falls, passed away July 24, 2021, at Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center. Roger was born August 1, 1945, in Vancouver, Washington, to Kenneth Paul Barrett and Vola Joy Potter Barrett. He grew up in Butte, Montana, and graduated high school in Helena, Mon…

IvaLou Thornock, 73, of Idaho Falls, passed away July 25, 2021, at her home. She was under the care of her loving family and Brio Hospice. IvaLou was born August 23, 1947, in Idaho Falls, Idaho, to George Andrew Davey and Vonda Myrtle Smith Davey. She grew up and attended schools in Menan, I…

Our sister, aunt and friend, Carla Jean Whitman (Jean) returned to the loving arms of her Father in Heaven on Tuesday, July 20, 2021 after a short battle with cancer. She will be loved and missed by her family and friends, but we hope that now, at last, her joy will be full in the arms of he…

Please join us in a gathering to celebrate and honor the well-lived life of our loving father on Saturday, August 14, 2021, from 1:00pm - 4:00pm at Surprise Valley Farmhouse (5240 S. Surprise Way, Boise, Idaho). We hope as many people as possible can be there with us to share their stories a…

Argus Adrian Clinger,96, of Rexburg, Idaho, passed away July 20, 2021, of natural causes. Argus was born February 8, 1925, in Labelle, Idaho to Vivian Zobell Clinger and Zella May Clement. Argus was the third of five children. In 1931, his parents bought a dry farm in the Canyon Creek area w…

Theodore L. "Ted" Kinnaman, 78, passed away Wednesday, July 21, 2021, at the Idaho Falls Community Hospital following a sudden illness. Ted lived in Idaho Falls most of life. He was born July 8, 1943 in Richfield, Utah, to Dale H. and June S. Kinnaman, and grew up in that area. He enjoyed fi…

Larry D Bates of St. Anthony, Idaho passed away Wednesday, March 31, 2021 in Rexburg, Idaho at Homestead Assisted Living. Larry was born April 6, 1938 in St. Anthony, Idaho, the son of Alton Eugene and Dorothy Larson Bates. As a youth, Larry was always busy. He could be found at one of the l…

Memorial services will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, July 31, 2021, at Holy Rosary Catholic Church, 145 9th Street. Inurnment will be in Fielding Memorial Park Cemetery. Condolences may be sent to the family online at www.woodfuneralhome.com. James 10/1/1928 - 2/2/2021J. "Jim" Murphy Jr.

In celebration of a life well lived: We honor a husband, father, grand father, uncle, cousin, and friend to many. Mr. Gail M Beard passed away peacefully on Sunday July 18, 2021 with his beloved wife, Irene, and family by his side. Gail was born on September 16, 1937 in Driggs, ID. He was th…

A Memorial celebrating the Life and Love of Juanita Marie (Cuthrell) Borror and Carl Borror will be held on Saturday, July 24th at 11:00am at St. Luke's Episcopal Church. 270 N. Placer, Idaho Falls, ID 83402. Full Obituary: https://www.buckmurphy.com/obituary/CarlWayneJuanitaMarie-Borror Jua…

George "Ray" Henrie, 82, of Idaho Falls passed away peacefully on July 16, 2021. Ray was born in Manti, Utah to Laura Tucker Henrie and Gerald Henrie on July 5, 1939. They later moved to Provo, Utah where he went to Timpanogos Elementary, Dixon Jr. High, and Provo High School. As a boy, he l…

In celebration of a life well lived: We honor a husband, father, grand father, uncle, cousin, and friend to many. Mr. Gail M Beard passed away peacefully on Sunday July 18, 2021 with his beloved wife, Irene, and family by his side. Gail was born on September 16, 1937 in Driggs, ID. He was th…

Jean Edna Call Frongner, 93, of Shelley passed away on July 16, 2021 at The Gables of Shelley. She was an amazing mother, grandmother, and wife. Jean was born on a beautiful fall day on September 22, 1927 to Cecil A. Call and Rhoda Irene Casper Call in Woodville, Idaho. She came to join a fa…

Devon William Mecham, 82, passed away July 17, 2021, from a heart attack in his favorite place, Island Park surrounded by family. Devon was born July 26, 1938 to Blanche and Leo Mecham in Pocatello, Idaho. He lived his life in Firth, Idaho on the family ranch where it currently stands. He gr…

Larry J Godfrey was born on June 19, 1943 and passed away on March 17, 2020. Due to the Covid pandemic, no funeral or memorial service could be held at that time. The family has now set Saturday, August 7th as the date for a memorial service at Wood Funeral Home at 273 Ridge Avenue in Idaho …

On Wednesday, July 14, 2021, Richard Oliver Lindbloom, loving husband and father of 3 daughters passed away in his home in Rigby, Idaho at the age of 85. Richard was born on September 27, 1935 in Gunnison, Colorado to Walter and Rachel Tenneson Lindbloom. Richard was the youngest, his siblin…

Werner K. A. Scheffler, 82, of Idaho Falls, passed away July 19, 2021, at Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center. Werner was born November 4, 1938, in Wanzleben, Germany, to Heinrich Karl Kurt Scheffler and Ilse Harmina Kohle Scheffler. He completed public school in Wanzleben and also finishe…

John "Jack" Taylor Lott Jr., 95, of Idaho Falls, passed away July 19, 2021, at The Gables Assisted Living Center of Idaho Falls. Jack was born September 20, 1925, in Idaho Falls, ID, to John Taylor Lott and Mary Hawkins Lott. He grew up and attended school in Ucon, Idaho and graduated from U…

Robert Dennis Butikofer, known to most as Bob, Bobby from his youth, 71, passed away, July 18, 2021, in Idaho Falls, Idaho, from kidney failure, a complication related to Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma; surrounded by his wife and children. He was a man of quiet dignity, known for his integrity as a …

Brad Ben Burtenshaw The Man...The Myth...The Legend Brad Ben Burtenshaw was born on May 22, 1960 in Idaho Falls, Idaho. He was the youngest of four children and definitely the smartest and best looking. He passed away on Thursday, July 15, 2021 in Pocatello, Idaho, surrounded by family. Brad…

Both of our beloved parents, Steven Joel Weeks and Ruth Hiltbrand Weeks, passed away within the last year, and are now at peace together. Ruth passed on February 12, 2020 due to complications of lung cancer, and Steve followed on July 15th 2021 from complications of ongoing health issues. Mo…

Alan Dee Hampton, 65, of Caldwell, Idaho, passed away July 15, 2021, at his cabin in Island Park, Idaho. Alan was born March 5, 1956, in Idaho Falls, Idaho, to Edaly Dee Hampton and Barbara Haws Hampton. He grew up and attended schools in Shelley and graduated from Shelley High School. He al…

On July 16, 2021, our beloved wife and mother, Wilma G Brown, 85, of Idaho Falls, Idaho, passed away peacefully in her home with family at her side. Wilma was born to George Albert Grover and Myrlin Jackson Grover on February 23, 1936, in Parker, Idaho. It was said at the time of her birth, …

Marian Furnandiz Cook, 95, passed away July 13, 2021 at The Gables of Ammon. She was born on October 28, 1925 to Thomas and Susan Campbell Furnandiz in Rigby, Idaho. The family moved to a small place called Granite Creek for school in first grade. Later moved to Poplar to finish 8th grade an…

Isabelle Edna (Burgener) Magnelli, died July 2, 2021, at the Parma Living Center in Parma, Idaho. Edna was born at St Valentine's Hospital in Wendell, Idaho on August 1, 1926, to Katherine Irene (Ehrmantraut) Burgener and Eduard Bruneau Burgener. Our mom grew up in Jerome, Idaho. She attende…

James "Jim" Richard Staggs, 61 of Rigby, Idaho, passed away Tuesday, July 13, 2021 at Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center in Idaho Falls, Idaho. Jim was born June 15, 1960 in Rigby, Idaho to William Thomas Staggs and Amy Ordell Hebertson Staggs. He was raised and attended schools in the Ri…

James Reed Greenhalgh, 77, of Idaho Falls, passed away July 12, 2021, at his home. Jim was born September 14, 1943, in Chester, Idaho, to Edgar Reed Greenhalgh and Lavina Grace Lecheminant Greenhalgh. He grew up and attended schools in St. Anthony and Idaho Falls. He also attended Ricks Coll…

Lisa Lanning, 50, from Glendale, California, passed away on 13 July 2021 in Idaho Falls, Idaho. Funeral services are arranged by Wood Funeral Home and her family has chosen to hold a small service to respect her wishes. Lisa was born in Glendale, California to parents, Nova Nelson-Clark and …

Mark Alan Nelson 65, of Idaho Falls, passed away July 5, 2021, at his home. Mark was born December 15,1955, in Idaho Falls, Idaho, to John Golden Nelson and Elva Kathleen Nelson. Mark attended school in Idaho Falls and graduated from Idaho Falls High School. He worked for the school district…

C. Dwaine Moore, 78, of Sour Lake, Texas, formerly of Idaho Falls, Idaho, died Wednesday, July 7, 2021, at Liberty Dayton Regional Medical Center, Liberty, Texas. He was born on March 18, 1943, to Thelma Ann Hutchens Moore and Clifford Wesley Moore. Dwaine graduated from Idaho Falls High Sch…

Gladys Gene (Bomgardner) Moody passed away at the Highgate Senior Living Center in Bozeman, Montana, on July 2, 2021. She was born, August 16, 1927 in Grand Island, Nebraska, where she married Virgil Vallo Moody and soon after their daughter, Karen, was born. The small family moved to Idaho …

Douglas Kay Barnes, 86, of Idaho Falls, passed away peacefully on the morning of July 10, 2021, with his wife, Ginny, by his side. Doug was born April 24, 1935, in Pocatello, Idaho to Edmund and Elena Barnes. He graduated from Idaho Falls High School in 1953. Doug was honored to serve his co…

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Phyllis Emma Knutson. 98, passed away peacefully in her sleep Tuesday, July 13 at her home in Grant. Phyllis was born in Bates, Idaho, on July 8, 1923 to Carl and Alena (Daniels) Ripplinger. She graduated from Driggs High School in three years. She attended Ricks College for one year and the…

Mary Veda Kienlen, age 90, of Buhl, Idaho passed away on Saturday, July 11, 2021. She was born in Shelley, Idaho on November 22, 1930, to James and Violet Shaw. Mary graduated from Shelley High School and married the love of her life, Joseph Kienlen, in 1949. They had four children: James, G…

Irene Fergus Johnson, 88, passed away peacefully in her sleep just as she wished on July 9, 2021 at Quail Ridge. She is the widow of Frank Robert Johnson to whom she was married for 65 years. Born October 21, 1932 in Windsor, Ontario, Canada to Charles Armstrong Cowan Fergus & Hannah Lai…

John Duane Jensen, 88, of Blackfoot, passed away, July 11, 2021 at his home. A funeral service will be held at 2:00 p.m. Friday, July 16, 2021 at Hawker Funeral Home. Family will meet with friends from 6:00-8:00 p.m. Thursday, July 15, 2021 at Hawker Funeral Home and for one hour prior to th…

Stephanie Kunz Bingham, 31, of Pingree, passed away July 9, 2021 in Springfield, Idaho. Stephanie will forever be missed by her husband Kade Bingham, formerly of Terreton. A funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, July 14, 2021 at the Blackfoot Northwest Stake Center, 740 W 100…

An unwavering faith in Christ, a dependency on God's Word, and a love for family is the simplest way to describe Dad. Throughout his life, Dad had a quiet and gentle spirit while maintaining a sweet and simple demeanor that won the trust and hearts of many as a witness of his love for Jesus.…

Terry Paul Iverson, 71, of Idaho Falls, died July 10, 2021 at Idaho Falls Community Hospital following a long battle with CPOD. He leaves behind his wife Bonnie as well as his two surviving children, Robert and Teralee and five surviving stepchildren Carleen (Reed), Denise (John), Michele (D…

Ruth Field Reed passed away July 10, 2021, peacefully in her home in Idaho Falls, at the age of 95. She was born August 12,1925, in Ammon, Idaho, the daughter of John Franklin and Ceretta Empey Field. She grew up in a loving, busy farming family, and attended school in Ammon. After high scho…

Vonda Christensen Miller, 65, of Idaho Falls, passed away July 12, 2021, at Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center. Vonda was born February 16, 1956, in Provo, Utah, to Clifford Von Christensen and Jean Clark Christensen. She grew up and attended schools in Tremonton, Utah, and graduated from…

Don was born here in Idaho Falls, May 27, 1938, and always wanted to come back home, so in retirement, we did so as per his wishes. He passed away August 13, 2020, due to complications of COVID, his celebration of life was held on July 10, 2021, at such time as we were able to gather safely.…

Emily Elizabeth (Wanlass) Whipple was born March 19, 1949, in Shelley, Idaho, to Leslie Reuben and Rayola Mae Wanlass (Smith). She was the oldest of eight siblings and lived in the Idaho Falls area until her family moved to New Zealand in 1958. The family stayed in New Zealand for three year…

An unwavering faith in Christ, a dependency on God's Word, and a love for family is the simplest way to describe Dad. Throughout his life, Dad had a quiet and gentle spirit while maintaining a sweet and simple demeanor that won the trust and hearts of many as a witness of his love for Jesus.…

Surrounded by his family, Mark Thomas Smith passed away July 2, 2021 due to cancer in Lewisville, Idaho, at the age of 55. Mark is survived by his mother Virgina Smith, father Blake Thomas Smith, two sisters Colleen Becker and Janene Thomas, as well as his three children, Pierce Matyas, Cour…

George P. Pitcher, 78, of Jerome and formerly of Idaho Falls, passed away July 4, 2021 at his home. Funeral Service will be held at 10:00 am, Saturday, July 17, 2021 at Farnsworth Mortuary, 1343 S Lincoln Ave, Jerome, with a graveside service to follow at 11:00 am, at Jerome Cemetery. Memori…

Rossanne Howe Mosher, 60, of Challis, formerly of Shelley and Goshen, passed away July 5, 2021, in Challis, Idaho. Rossanne was born May 17, 1961 in Santa Barbara, California to Norman Ross Howe and Martha Joann Cobb Howe. She attended school in California and graduated from Agoura High Scho…

Trent Randell Richards, 60, passed away on July 2, 2021, at his home. He was born on July 7, 1960, in St. Anthony, Idaho to Randell Jay Richards and Margo Andrasen Richards. He attended school in St. Anthony and then later in Idaho Falls, Idaho when his family moved. Trent graduated from Sky…

Ronald Charles Gardner, 81 of Lewisville, Idaho, passed away June 5, 2021 at his home. Ron was born April 5, 1940 in Idaho Falls, Idaho to Joe E Gardner and Mary "Johnnie" Jeanette Marshall Gardner. He was raised and attended schools in Idaho Falls, graduating from Idaho Falls High School. I…

James 'Jim' Milton Jackson, age 64, of New Sweden, Idaho, passed away April 28, 2020, from complications of a stroke, in Idaho Falls, Idaho. Jim was born in Idaho Falls, Idaho, on February 5, 1956, to George W. Jackson and Dawnaline Y. Jackson Bybee Decker and was raised on the family farm i…

Dorothy "Janie" Wayne, 88, of Idaho Falls, passed away July 7, 2021, in Idaho Falls, Idaho. Dorothy was born June 26, 1933, in Des Moines, Iowa, to Howard W. Ross and Garnette M. Hagerman Ross. Her dad worked for Union Pacific Railroad, so her early years were spent in Iowa, Nebraska, Nevada…

Larry Dean Thomas, of League City, Texas, 73, finished his journey on Earth at MD Anderson Cancer Center, in Houston Texas. He lost his courageous battle with Multiple Myeloma after 11 years. He passed peacefully with his beloved wife, Laurie, of 16 years, and her daughter Chrissy Burdsall b…

Yvonne W. Miller, 92, of Idaho Falls, passed away July 8, 2021, at Life Care Center of Idaho Falls. Yvonne was born September 20, 1928, in Ririe, ID, to Jess Weeks and Charlotte Opal Marshall Weeks. She grew up and attended schools in Swan Valley, ID, and graduated from Ririe High School. Yv…

Susan Louise Hughes passed away Saturday, October 17, 2020 at University of Utah Hospital at age 60. Susan was born July 9, 1960 in Blackfoot, Idaho, the daughter of Dale Miles and Joanne Twitchell Miles. Susan grew up in Groveland and attended Blackfoot High School. She moved from Blackfoot…

Alice Williams Richards, 81, of Chester, Idaho, graduated from this life on Tuesday, July 6, 2021, after a courageous battle with cancer. A nurturer to the very end, she had gathered each family member to her bedside to express her love for them. Only then did she feel at peace, knowing that…