Obituaries for July 2014



Sister Mary Catherine Manderfeld

Cottonwood, ID

Sister Mary Catherine Manderfeld, OSB, 96 Cottonwood, Idaho “There is nothing as strong as gentleness; there is nothing as gentle as real strength.” Sister Mary Catherine Manderfeld, 96, was born into eternal life on Tuesday, July 22, 2014, at approximately ...

William Earl Young

Eagle, Idaho

William Earl (Sonny) Young, 75, passed away Monday July 21, 2014, at his home in Eagle, Idaho, with his wife and son at his side. Sonny was born March 1, 1939, in Boise, Idaho, to Fred and Margaret Young; he ...

William C. Belt

Riggins, Idaho

Bill Belt (William C.), 60, went to be with Jesus at his home in Riggins, Idaho, on July 15, 2014. Bill was born Feb. 7, 1954, at the family home in Lewiston, Idaho, to Logan and Viola Belt. He was ...

George Vernon Hardin Jr.

Juneau, Alaska

George Vernon “Vern” Hardin Jr., 74, died July 16, 2014, at his Juneau, Alaska, home with his family close by. Vern was born April 26, 1940, in White Bird, Idaho, to George and Fern (Straw) Hardin. Vern was third of ...

Joyce Elizabeth (Foust) Dreadfulwater

Grangeville, Idaho

Joyce Elizabeth (Foust) Dreadfulwater, 76, was born at home up Wiley Creek, Dec. 22, 1937, in Foster, Ore., to William Theodore and Clarine Opal (DeWolf) Foust. She passed from this world to meet her Lord and Savior on July 18, ...

Dorothy Wassmuth

Grangeville, Idaho

Dorothy Wassmuth, beloved wife, mother and grandmother, passed away July 19, 2014, at Grangeville Health and Rehabilitation following an extended illness. Dorothy was born in Oconee, Ill., to Claude and Mary Worland Wilson on Feb. 7, 1927. She graduated from ...

Martha Bundy

Kooskia, Idaho

Martha Bundy, 77, died July 19, 2014, at her home near Kooskia, Idaho. Visitation will be from 5:30-8 p.m., Friday, July 25, at Trenary Funeral Chapel in Kooskia. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m., Saturday, July 26, at Valley ...

Brandon Aaron Wisdom

Coeur d’Alene, Idaho

Brandon Aaron Wisdom, 39, arrived with a flourish, much like he lived life, on June 19, 1975, in Lewiston, Idaho. He left this earth on July 17, 2014. He and his family lived for six years in the surrounding area ...

Death Notice

LeRoy Barden

LeRoy Barden “Joe,” 91, of Kooskia, Idaho, died Wednesday, July 9, 2014, at Clearwater Valley Hospital in Orofino. Cremation has taken place and no services are planned. Arrangements have been entrusted to Trenary Funeral Home of Kooskia.


Ernest William Jennings

Ernest William Jennings, 81, was born April 20, 193.3 in Sacramento, Calif. He died on July 11, 2014, in Cottonwood, Idaho. He was born to Ervin and Alice (Groff) Jennings, the youngest of four children. He grew up in Fresno, ...

Robert Ward Sewell

Milton-Freewater, Ore.

Bob (Robert Ward) Sewell, 93 years and 354 days, passed away peacefully at his home in Milton- Freewater, Ore., on Friday, July 11, 2014. He was born to Ward and Della Smith Sewell July 19, 1920, at the ranch home ...

Death Notice

Jan Schnider

Cottonwood, Idaho

There will be a memorial service for Jan Schnider of Cottonwood at Orogrande on Thursday, July 17, at 4 p.m. The service will be held on Crooked River Road in Orogrande. Follow the signs to find the correct location. She ...


Pauline T. Frei

Pauline Frei, 85, of Cottonwood, Idaho, passed away July 9, 2014, at the Grangeville Health & Rehabilitation Center of complications due to a broken pelvis. She was born to Frank W. and Anna Koepl Nuxoll June 9, 1929, the sixth ...

Alice Mildred Lehnhoff

Perryton, Texas

Alice Mildred Lehnhoff, 81, of Perryton, Texas, formerly of Grangeville, Idaho, was born to Peter and Mildred (Shumway) Isder on Nov. 1, 1932, near Windom, Minn. Alice graduated from Brewster High School and later married the man of her dreams, ...

Donald W. Olson

Grangeville, Idaho

Donald W. Olson, 74, of Grangeville passed away, Friday, July 4, 2014, at his home in Grangeville. Don was born April 21, 1940, at Vermillion, S.D., a son of Oliver and Bernice Reed Olson. He attended school in South Dakota. ...


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