Obituaries for August 2016



Kenneth Strauss

Grangeville, Idaho

Kenneth Strauss, 69, died on Thursday, Aug. 25, 2016, at his home in Grangeville, Idaho, with his family by his side. He was born in Bridgeport, Ohio, on April 2, 1947, to Anthony and Emma Strauss. He was the second ...

Ronald Lorne Grandy Deeney

Scottsdale, Ariz.

Ronald Lorne Grandy Deeney, born in Ontario Canada on April 15, 1930, passed away from complications of a stroke on Sunday, Aug. 21, 2016, at his place of residence in Scottsdale, Ariz. Ron migrated with his mother, Gladys and his ...

Dawn L. Clopton

Kamiah, Idaho

Mom came into this world June 21, 1943 as her older sister Glenda’s third birthday present. She was born to Herman and Mildred McDougal Graham and joined three siblings; Norman, Gloria (passed away as a child), Glenda and later Sandy. ...

Lindel Wheeler

New Meadows, Idaho

Lindel Wheeler, 61, passed quietly in his home on Wednesday, Aug. 24, 2016, in New Meadows, Idaho. Lindy was born in Quincy, Ill., and moved to Idaho to marry his love of his life at the new home on the ...

Dorathy Canaan

Lewiston, Idaho

Dorathy Canaan passed away at the age of 87 of natural causes, July 24, 2016, in Lewiston, Idaho. Dorathy was born in Blackfoot, Idaho, in 1929. Marrying Walter Canaan of Grangeville in 1947, they settled in Grangeville to start a ...

Jonathan Michael Leach

Kamiah, Idaho

Jonathan Michael Leach, the first-born of Michael and Ruth (Lynn) Leach, born Oct. 12, 1985, entered eternity on July 28, 2016, due to a tragic work accident. Jonathan was married to his best friend and sweetheart, Hannah (Gulotta) Leach on ...

Betty June Wadley

Grangeville, Idaho

Betty June Wadley, 96, of Grangeville, Idaho, passed away peacefully July 29, 2016, with family by her side. Betty June was born Dec. 1, 1919, in Grangeville, Idaho to John and Myrtle (Howard) Mundt. She graduated from Grangeville High School ...


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