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Sara Jeanne Kaufman

Sara Jeanne Kaufman, age 93, died peacefully from cancer on June 19, 2018. Sally, as she was known to everyone since high school, was born in Lewiston, Idaho, on April 20, 1925, to Franklin T. and Velma Anna (Frizzell) Pettibone. ...

Kenneth Fancis Goeckner

Kenneth Francis Goeckner, 76, died unexpectedly at his home in Cottonwood, Idaho, on Saturday, June 30, 2018. Born to Andrew and Ann (Enneking) Goeckner in Cottonwood on Nov. 11, 1941, he was their second child and first son. Ken grew ...

Neal Parsell

Neal Parsell was born Dec. 22, 1936 at Kooskia, Idaho, and died Sunday, June 24, 2018, at Clarkston, Wash. Parsell, son of Elmer and Marcella Kraemer Parsell, graduated from Clearwater Valley High School in 1954. He spent the following 22 ...

Leonard Bratlien

Leonard “Lenny” Bratlien, 65, of Williston, N.D., died Sunday night, June 24, 2018, at St. Alexius Hospital in Bismarck, N.D. His funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. at First Lutheran Church in Williston on Tuesday, July 3, 2018. ...

Elaine Meissner

Elaine Meissner, age 62, died peacefully from cancer surrounded by family on June 20, 2018. Her battle with cancer was faced by tremendous courage and strength. Elaine was born in Glen Cove, Long Island, New York, March 6, 1956. In ...

Allen Dean Pfefferkorn

Allen Dean Pfefferkorn, 68, of Kooskia, Idaho, died June 20, 2018, at Clearwater Valley Hospital in Orofino, Idaho. Allen was born July 19, 1949, in Grangeville, Idaho, to Gerald and Frances (Weisbeck) Pfefferkorn. He was raised at the Pfefferkorn Brothers ...

Darlene M Halbert

Darlene M. Halbert, 87, of Cottonwood, Idaho, born Oct. 24, 1930, in Albion, Neb., died peacefully at the Royal Plaza Retirement Center in Lewiston, Idaho, on June 16, 2018. Darlene had many talents, besides kids, she had two other treasured ...

Bruce A Henderson

Bruce A. Henderson, 88, of Pollock, Idaho, died Wednesday, May 30, 2018. Bruce was born Feb. 1, 1930, in Red Bluff, Calif., to Ed and Goldie Henderson. Dad was raised on a small ranch west of Red Bluff, where he ...

Milly Smith

Milly "Sue" Smith, 84, of Kooskia, Idaho, died May 21, 2018, at St. Joseph Regional Medical Center in Lewiston, Idaho. Sue was born to LeRoy A. and Sarah E. (Howell) Parks on Dec. 29, 1933, in Grangeville, Idaho. She was ...

JoAnn Wheatley

JoAnn Wheatley transferred her home in Grangeville, Idaho, to heaven on June 1, 2018. JoAnn was born March 18, 1929, in Hamilton, Mont., to Sandy and Bess Sanderson. She graduated from Hamilton High School, and later attended the University of ...

Roberta Lee Simonsen

Roberta Lee Simonsen, 81, of Grangeville, Idaho, unexpectedly went home to be with the Lord, Friday, Dec. 1, 2017, at Sacred Heart Hospital in Spokane, Wash. She was the greatest mom and dad in the world. She is survived by ...

William James Spickelmire

William James “Jim” Spickelmire died of cancer on Monday, May 21, 2018. He was born March 16, 1939, at Roseberry, Idaho, to Richard and Hazel (Pottenger) Spickelmire. Jim grew up in Riggins, Idaho, with his sisters and brother. On Aug. ...

Doris L Baker

Doris was born Sept. 10, 1922, in Caldwell, Idaho, to Lee & Verna Gibson. As a child she was raised on farms in southern Idaho. She traveled with her parents and five siblings a lot as her father worked on ...

Emma Jean Wilkins-Harris-Greenrod

Emma Jean Wilkins-Harris-Greenrod, died Sunday, May 27, 2018, at Grangeville Health and Rehab. Center in Grangeville, Idaho. Jean was born Nov. 16, 1927, near Grangeville, a daughter of Lester and Eva Long Wilkins. She attended grade school at Gill’s Point ...

Darlene K Fine-Cannon

Darlene K. Fine-Cannon, 69, of Grangeville, Idaho, died Monday, May 21, 2018, at Grangeville Health and Rehab Center. Darlene was born Dec. 1, 1948, at Grangeville, a daughter of Donald and Edna Hewson Fine. She attended school in Grangeville. Darlene ...

Josephine Killgore

Josephine (Harvey) Killgore, 96, died at her home on the family farm along the Salmon River near White Bird, Idaho, Thursday morning, May 17, 2018. Josephine H. Harvey was born Dec. 5, 1921, at Sweetwater, Idaho, a short distance south ...

Nancee Kay Riggs

Nancee Kay Riggs was born Nancee Kay Mazewski Oct. 6, 1948, in Anaheim, Calif., to Helen and Stanley Mazewski and left this earthly plane April 12, 2018, in Caldwell, Idaho. When Nancee was 18 months old, Helen and she moved ...

Richard C Huntley

Uncle Dick died in a tragic automobile accident near Craigmont, Idaho, on Dec. 14, 2017. Dick was born in Sebastopol, Calif., Oct. 13, 1926, to Martin “Pat” and Millicent (Van Luvanee) Huntley. The family left California in 1930, and headed ...

Nellie Faye Fulton

Nellie Faye (DeMasters) Fulton was born Sept. 16, 1922, in Emmett, Idaho, to Joseph Benjamin and Nellie Flora (Badley) DeMasters. She was raised on a cattle ranch out of Sweet, Idaho, along with two sisters and two brothers. Nellie has ...

James L Paul

These words aren’t about what he did in his life, but are about the man he was. Shane’s words encompass the memories and feelings his wife, children, grandchildren and loved ones all have and hold dear. When I was a ...

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