Obituaries for October 2017



Margaret Grace Wiley

Hayward, California

Margaret Grace Wiley, died Sept. 23, 2017, at age 97. Margaret was born in Ronan, Mont., the daughter of Silver and Gladys Potter and granddaughter of Olof Peter and Emma Soderburg. Although she always described herself as a farm girl ...

Mary C Austin

White Bird, Idaho

Mary C. Austin, 86, of White Bird, Idaho, died Wednesday, Sept. 27, 2017, at her home. Mary Catherine Harris was born March 5, 1931, to Phyllis Hiatt and William James Harris in Libby, Mont. Mary and her sister Leone grew ...

Barry Meritt

Riggins, Idaho

Barry Merritt was born at Council, Idaho, on Nov. 12, 1942. Barry is from Riggins, Idaho, and passed on peacefully to heaven, at his home Thursday, Sept. 28, 2017. He was 74. Barry married his high school sweetheart, Shirley Baldwin ...

Marilyn K Stamper

Lewiston, Idaho

Marilyn K. Stamper, 75, of Lewiston, Idaho, died Friday, Sept. 29, 2017, at her home with her family by her side. She was born on July 6, 1942, in Grangeville, Idaho, to Edgar and Geneva Klaus. She was married to ...

Scott R Cory

Grangeville, Idaho

Scott R. Cory, 76, of Grangeville, Idaho, died Sunday, Oct. 01, 2017, in Lewiston, Idaho. Scott was born Jan. 24, 1941, to Aaron and Dixie Cory and raised by Oscar and Dixie Johnson. He is forever remembered by his wife ...

Lita L. Harris Jones

Grangeville, Idaho

Lita L. Harris Jones, 96, a lifelong Idaho County native died Monday, Oct. 9, 2017, at her home. She was born Sept. 12, 1921, in Rocky Canyon, south of Cottonwood, Idaho, near the big Salmon River. Her parents Joe L. ...

David Lavon Smith

Clarkston, Washington

David Lavon Smith passed from this life into heaven Sept. 25, 2017, while gathering barn wood for his next barn wood creation. David was born April 22, 1940, in, Boise, Idaho, to Clair (Clarendon) and Muriel Smith. In 1947, he ...

Montie Dale Haight

Kooskia, Idaho

Montie Dale Haight decided to quietly slip from this world Friday night, Sept. 29, 2017, knowing his son was holding his hand and his “family” were happily sharing memories of his escapades around his hospital bed. I haven't met many ...

E Lloyd Chadwick

Nampa, Idaho

E. Lloyd Chadwick, 90, from Nampa, Idaho, went to be with his Savior while at home on Sunday, Oct. 1, 2017. He was born on March 19, 1927, in New Plymouth, Idaho, to Eldrew and Sylvia (Noyes) Chadwick. He attended ...

Tommy L Gilmore

Coeur d’Alene, Idaho

Tommy Lee Gilmore was born to Lyman and Hazel Gilmore March 21, 1945, in Grangeville, Idaho, and died at home in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho, on Oct. 4, 2017. He attended elementary school in Grangeville. The family moved to Tahoe Ridge ...

Nemi B Freeman

Grangeville, Idaho

Nemi B. Freeman, 86, died Thursday, Oct. 12, 2017, at the Benewah Community Hospital in St. Maries, Idaho. She was born on the Camas Prairie near Grangeville, Idaho, to Oscar B. and Clare G. (Manring) Wilkins on Dec. 22, 1930, ...

Roy A Farmer

White Bird, Idaho

Roy Albert Farmer, 89, died Monday, Oct. 16, 2017, at home in White Bird, Idaho. He was born June 2, 1928, in Sacramento, Calif., to Roy and Mayme Farmer. After high school he went to work for the post office. ...

Death Notice

Montie Haight

Kooskia, Idaho

Montie Haight, 69, of Kooskia, Idaho, died Friday Sept. 29, 2017, at St. Mary's Hospital in Cottonwood, Idaho. Services are pending at Trenary Funeral Home of Kooskia, Idaho.

Rollon Wilson

Kooskia, Idaho

Rollon Wilson, 72, of Kooskia, Idaho, died Wednesday, Oct. 4, 2017, at St. Joseph Regional Medical Center in Lewiston, Idaho. A graveside funeral service was held on Monday Oct. 9, 2017, at Pinegrove Cemetery outside of Kooskia. Arrangements are entrusted ...

Tommy Lee Gilmore

Coeur d’Alene, Idaho

Tommy Lee Gilmore, 72, of Coeur d’Alene, Idaho, died Oct. 4, 2017, at home. He was born March 21, 1945, in Grangeville, Idaho. Yates Funeral Home, Coeur d’Alene has been entrusted with the care of his final arrangements.

Service Notice

Roy A Farmer

White Bird, Idaho

Roy A. Farmer, 89, of White Bird, Idaho, died Monday, Oct. 16, 2017, at his home. A viewing will be held Friday, Oct. 20, 2017, at the Grangeville, Idaho, Latter Day Saints Church from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. A ...

David L Hubbard

David L. Hubbard, 81, died April 2, 2017, there will be a graveside inurnment service Saturday, Oct. 28, 2017, at Meadows Valley Cemetery at 10:30 a.m. MST. Arrangements are under the direction of Blackmer Funeral Home of Grangeville, Idaho.


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