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Margie Ann Wright

Margie Ann Wright of Boles and White Bird, Idaho, an area rancher, died of liver cancer on April 1, 2018, at Bishop Place Retirement Community in Pullman, Wash. She was born on Nov. 2, 1936, in Lewiston, Idaho, to Mathias ...

Anita Evelyn Smith

On the morning of April 3, 2018, heaven sparkled a little brighter as Anita Evelyn Robinson Smith died peacefully at Syringa Hospital at the age of 97. Anita was a Valentine’s Day baby, born in 1921 to Victor and Mary ...

Henry L Paluh

Henry L. Paluh, 95, of Grangeville, Idaho, died Friday, March 30, 2018, at the Grangeville Health and Rehabilitation Center. He was born Oct. 16, 1922, in the Hawks nest area near Carrington, N.D. He married Grace Rodacker in Dec. of ...

Barry E Trivett

Barry E. Trivett, 68, died March 24, 2018, at home on Deer Creek near White Bird, Idaho, with his wife, children and grandchildren with him. He was born Oct. 8, 1949, in Ventura, Calif., to Verlie Carlson. He moved to ...

Michael Joe Altman

Michael Joe Altman was born in Cottonwood, Idaho, to Louis and Alleatta Altman on Nov. 25, 1944, met and married his wife, Gloria, on the Camas Prairie on Oct. 4, 1963. Michael was a traveler by heart and Gloria never ...

Marjorie Lyda

Marjorie Lyda passed into heaven from Creekside Memory Care Community in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho, on March 20, 2018. Marge was born in England in 1921 to a white-collar family, the baby of the family, “Madge”, having two older brothers and ...

Robert D Wisdom

Robert D. Wisdom died March 15, 2018, at the Idaho State Veterans Home in Lewiston, Idaho. He was 94 years old. Bob was born Aug. 4, 1923, at his maternal grandparents’ ranch on the breaks of the Salmon River near ...

Peggy Rae Branson

Peggy Branson (Willey) was born May 8, 1928, in Grangeville, Idaho; she died March 10, 2018. She married Alonzo (Lon) Branson May 5, 1946. He preceded her in death in April 2016, one month prior to their 70th anniversary. They ...

Heather Killgore

Heather Killgore of White Bird, Idaho, died in Walla Walla, Wash. at the home of her son, Jeff Bolander on Feb. 10, 2018, at the age of 74. Heather was born in South Gate, Calif., in 1943 and lived in ...

Marie Baune

It is with great sadness that the family of Marie Baune announce her passing on Wednesday, March 7, 2018, at her home at the age of 94. Mom was born to John and Catherine Arnzen on July 28, 1923, in ...

Lawrence D R Regello

Larry was born May 25, 1926, to Joseph Regello and Mary Ghigonetto Regello in Richmond, Calif. Nearly two years later Larry’s sister, Joyce was born. Joseph died in 1937, and for several years the young family dealt with hard times. ...

Edward Franklin Billups

On March 3, 2018, we lost a unique and remarkable man and heaven gained an incomparable Caterpillar mechanic. Edward Franklin Billups, known to all as Ted, was born in Winchester, Idaho, on Nov. 17, 1923, to Charles (“Bike”) and Jean ...

Esther I Edwards

Esther I. Edwards, 95, of Grangeville, Idaho, died Wednesday, Feb. 28, 2018, at Meadowlark Homes in Grangeville. She was born Aug. 22, 1922, to Joe and Iva Cox in Creston, Wash. She then later graduated from Creston High School. She ...

Milton Martin Johnson

Milton Martin Johnson, 93, died Sunday, Jan. 21, 2018, at his home in Grangeville, Idaho. Milton was born to Harry and Della Johnson on July 7, 1924. As one of eight children, Milton grew up on a farm in LaGrange, ...

Sunday R Wesche

Sunday R. Wesche, a radiant woman with an overflowing love for Jesus, died peacefully at home on Feb. 5, 2018, in Nampa, Idaho, at the age of 70, after a six-month battle with brain cancer. Her husband, children, and sister, ...

Ken Beasley

In Loving Memory Ken Beasley, who was a loving husband, father, brother, friend, mentor, teacher, and principal, died Feb. 9, 2018. He was 73. Ken was born May 26, 1944, in Richmond, Calif., to Wilbur Beasley and Mary Ghigonetto Beasley. ...

Shawnee Larae Kimble

Shawnee Larae Kimble came into this world on Sept. 7, 1995, in Grangeville, Idaho, to Jackie Oleson. She was welcomed by her brothers, KJ Shankweiler and Johnathon Kimble and sister, Kayla Kimble. In 1999 Jackie married Brad Llewelyn and he ...

Dale Wiley Manifold

Dale Wiley Manifold was born on Jan. 8, 1930, in York County, Pa. He passed away after a long illness on Feb. 3, 2018. He was the son of Samuel D. Manifold and Louise Wiley Manifold and brother of Hughes, ...

Marjorie C Slichter

Marge died Feb. 1, 2018 in Spokane, Wash. She was born in Minneapolis, Minn., Jan. 17, 1922, to Charles and Bertha McCargar. During her high school years they lived in Spokane, moving to Grangeville, Idaho, after her graduation. She attended ...

Alfred William Donnally

Alfred (Bill) William Donnally, died Jan. 7, 2018, at Balboa Naval Hospital in San Diego, Calif. He was cared for with respect, dignity, and 24-hour attentiveness. He came into this world at his parents’ home in Mt. Idaho, Idaho, Jan. ...

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