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Raymond Joseph Frese

Lt. Colonel Raymond Joseph Frese, USAF-Ret, 98, died July 30, 2018 in Christiansburg, Va., with his daughters by his side. He was born in Quincy, Ill., Jan. 25, 1920. As a career Air Force fighter pilot and logistician, he completed ...

Naomi Katherine Camden

On June 28, 2018 Naomi Katherine Camden was called home to the Lord. Kathy enjoyed the outdoors and had a love for cowboy poetry and Western music, which she shared with her late husband, Charles Camden. Later, after Charlie’s passing, ...

Steven Reed

Steven France Reed, 74, of Everett, Wash., died on June 10th, 2018 after a long battle with Pulmonary Fibrosis. Steve was born on March 31, 1944 at Kamiah, Idaho. He was the youngest child of Aaron and Mae (Schwatz-McPherson) Reed ...

Michael Ryan Routh

Kooskia, Idaho

Michael Ryan Routh, 18, of Kooskia, Idaho, died Thursday, Aug. 2, 2018, as a result of an auto accident just hours after welcoming his newborn daughter, Addison Jo, into the world. He was born April 29, 2000, to Dustin Routh ...

Shirley Marie Cox

Shirley Marie (Marshall) Cox, 74, of Grangeville, Idaho – A memorial service will be held Saturday, Aug. 11, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. at Grangeville Christian Church, 402 W. South First St. Interment will follow at Prairie View Cemetery, followed by ...

Spencer Ryan Flerchinger

Kamiah, Idaho

Spencer Ryan Flerchinger, 15, of Kamiah, Idaho, died July 31, 2018 as a result of injuries sustained in a fall. He was born April 7, 2003, in Cottonwood to Mark and Peggy (Frost) Flerchinger of Kamiah. Spencer attended Kamiah schools ...

Gordon Barner

Gordon Barner, 80, of Riggins, Idaho, died July 26, 2018. He was born Feb. 1, 1938. He was a parts man by trade and an avid sportsman. He enjoyed all the outdoors had to offer. He is survived by his ...

Josephine Dasenbrock

Boise, Idaho

Josephine “Betty Jo” Dasenbrock, 95, died Sunday, July 29, 2018, in Boise, with her family by her side. Betty Jo was born on Jan. 20, 1923, in Cottonwood, Idaho, the daughter of Mayme Sager Gentry and her husband, Joe Gentry. ...

Charles Eugene Francis

Orofino, Idaho

Charles Eugene ‘Snake River Curly’ Francis, 83, of Orofino, Idaho, died June 21, 2018. He was born Aug. 14, 1934. He crossed over Jordan on Aug. 21st. A much-loved kid, good friends, good dogs, and good horses are waiting on ...

George L. Cowgill

Tempe, Ariz.

George Lewis Cowgill, 88, died in Tempe, Ariz., on July 31, 2018. He was a native of Grangeville, Idaho, who became a distinguished professor of anthropology, specializing in the ancient civilization of Teotihuacan in central Mexico. George and his twin ...

Laurie Mae Bonwell

White Bird, Idaho

Laurie Mae Bonwell, White Bird, died at University of Washington Medical Center in Seattle, Wash., on July 13, 2018, surrounded by family after a heroic fight with cancer. Laurie was born in Rupert, Idaho on Aug. 21, 1953. She was ...

Clemens Wassmuth

Cottonwood, Idaho

Clemens Joseph (Slim) Wassmuth, 95, of Cottonwood, Idaho died at Life Care Center in Lewiston, Friday, July 27. He lived a full, meaningful and loving life for ninety-five years. Slim was a member of the St. Mary's Parish and a ...

Shirley Marie Cox

Grangeville, Idaho

Shirley Marie (Marshall) Cox, 74, of Grangeville, died at her family home Tuesday, July 24, 2018, around 8:00 a.m. after being ill for some time. Shirley was born April 2, 1944 in Salmon, Idaho to Mr. and Mrs. Elza Marshall. ...

Carol Marie Wohlsein

Grangeville, Idaho

“I have fought the good fight, I have finished the course, I have kept the faith.” Carol Marie Wohlsein, “Mom”, received her angel wings on July 15, 2018, after losing her battle with colon cancer. Mom was born in Grangeville, ...

Clara Denham Naftzger

Pocatello, Idaho

Clara Denham Naftzger was born June 10, 1918, in Westlake, Idaho, the daughter of Henry and Ermal Denham. She died peacefully April 21, 2018, in Pocatello, Idaho at the age of 99. Clara’s parents were pioneers from Missouri who settled ...

James L Toennis

Cottonwood, Idaho

James Leo Toennis, of Cottonwood, Idaho, died Fri. July 20, 2018, at the age of 89. Jim was born July 6, 1929, in Cottonwood, Idaho to Leo and Mayme Toennis. Throughout his life, Jim had a special bond with his ...

George William Hitchcock, Jr.

Grangeville, Idaho

“There is one thing Alzheimer’s cannot take away, and that is love. Love is not a memory – it’s a feeling that resides in your heart and soul.” – Unknown Known fondly as George, Dad, Grandpa, Gramps, Pops, Papapapapa, Crazy ...

Matthew Daniel Matalamaki

Roseburg, Oregon

Matthew Daniel Matalamaki, 35, died suddenly on July 7, 2018 following an automotive accident in Roseburg, Oregon where he lived and worked. Matthew was born on Jan. 5, 1983 to Arne Matalamaki and Francis Givens in Lewiston, Idaho. Matt joins ...

Kimberly Dawn Julias Hamilton

Kimberly died due to a tragic accident at home, on July 5, 2018. Kimberly was born Sept. 7, 1982 in Honolulu, Hawaii, to Phillip and Ann. She joined two older sisters, Karen Ann and Fiona Lynne. The family transferred from ...

Martin A. Thompson

Martin A. (Marty) Thompson died Tuesday, July 10, 2018, at Lewiston, Idaho, due to heart failure. Marty was born Jan. 18, 1936, to Martin L. and Lenorah E. (Harbke) Thompson in Nezperce, Idaho. He joined three sisters: Barbara, Genevieve, and ...

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