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Norita Owens Owens Norita Chugg Owens was born July 5, 1937, in Soda Springs Idaho to Vern and Goldie Chugg. She passed away January 18th, 2023. She was preceded in death by her husband Edward Owens who passed away September 7, 2005, father and mother Verne and Goldie Chugg, sister Arillia A…

Farley Trilby Gaye Farley Mrs. Trilby Gaye Farley, 90, went to be with the Lord on January 14, 2023, in Pocatello, Idaho after a brief illness. Mrs. Farley was born and raised in Logan County, West Virginia and was a resident of Oak Hill, West Virginia and Pocatello, Idaho. She graduated in …

Hickman Lila May Hickman 87, passed away peacefully on Jan. 17, 2023. She was born to Rex and Helen Nichols. She had two brothers Earl (Kathy), Robert (LaRue), and two sisters Barbara (Mack) and Bonnie (Wayne). Lila was married to Phillip Hickman and together they raised Jaynee, Jill, Jay, a…

Funk Layton Fredrick Funk Layton Fredrick Funk died Jan. 17, 2023, due to injuries from an auto accident on Nov. 22, 2008. He and his twin brother Landon were born to Bill and Alaina Funk Feb. 16, 1981. Growing up in Pleasant Valley, Layton learned to pick rock, move irrigation pipe, and rid…

Lola Nez Whitney Nez A funeral will be held in Lola's honor on Saturday, January 28th at 11 a.m. at the Princeton Ward of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints located at 1701 Bartz Dr., East Building, Pocatello. A viewing will take place Friday evening, January 27th from 5-7 p.m. …

Carson Glenda Carson 81, Wife, Mother, Grandmother, Great-Grandmother, and Friend, made the decision that it was her time and left us on January 5, 2023. While she was diagnosed with Parkinson's in 2012, her passing was not related to her disease, but was related to a different emergency eve…

Poulton Vivian Poulton Vivian 'Blanche' Thompson-Poulton, 92, of Burley, Idaho, passed away on Monday January 9, 2023. She was born the seventh child of nine to Jewell Leonard Thompson Sr. and Francis Ida Cassel on December 17, 1930. Vivian is survived by her brother, George David Thompson, …

Maughan William Brent Maughan Brent passed away suddenly at home in Soda Springs, ID on Jan 17, 2023 at age 83. He was the third son of William Guy Maughan and Laura Pearl Cornelison. He married Doris Alene Argyle of Bancroft on Jan 4, 1961. Brent is preceded in death by his parents; brother…

Davis Everett Eugene Davis Our Dad, Everett Eugene Davis, passed away on January 7th 2023. While he was a man of many earthly accomplishments, we celebrate that he was a good man and a good dad. He joins his wife Andrea Lee Davis and his son Christopher Martin Davis in heaven. He is survived…

Sharon Shore Lois Shore Sharon Lois Shore, 84, of Pocatello, passed away peacefully on January 14 at a local care facility. Sharon was born June 19, 1938 in Springfield, Illinois to Richard Hughes Shank and Edna Lois Birnbaum. Growing up, Sharon lived in several different states across the w…

Bunn Terry Ray Bunn Terry Ray Bunn, 80, passed away on December 28, 2022, in Pocatello, Idaho. His daughter Utahna R. Bunn was by his side at this time, as well as when his sweet wife Bonnie passed away. Terry was born in Montpelier on November 1, 1942, and later attended schools there and g…

Hess Janet Marie Hess On Wednesday, 1/4/23, Janet Hess, beloved mother, grandmother, and artist, passed away at the age of 74. She was preceded in death by her father, Raymond, her mother, Inez and her brother, Anthony. Janet always had a love for art. In her early 30s, she went to SFCC for …

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Carson Glenda Carson Glenda Carson, 81, Wife, Mother, Grandmother, Great-Grandmother, and Friend, made the decision that it was her time and left us on January 5, 2023. While she was diagnosed with Parkinson's in 2012, her passing was not related to her disease, but was related to a differen…

Marguerite Stalnaker "Maggie" Stalnaker May 2, 1935 -Jan 1, 2023. Memorial to follow on a later date. For more information and to share condolences, visit www.DavisRoseMortuary.com.

Faye White Forrey Barbara White Forrey Faye Yost White Forrey graduated from this life on December 24, 2022 at the age of 92. Born in Lund, Idaho in 1930 to Ina Mary Fister Yost and John Andrew Yost, Faye was the oldest of five children, including Naida, Ruth, Denis, and Greg. As a child and…

Barker Katherine Arlene Barker Katherine "Arlene" Barker passed away on January 4, 2023 at Quinn Meadows Assisted Living Center in Pocatello, Idaho at the age of 94. Born in Pocatello on July 4, 1928, to William Henry and Lillian Scheu Ashcroft, Arlene was the fifth of eight children includi…

Hansen Tex Andrew Hansen Tex Andrew Hansen, 79, passed peacefully from this life on December 23, 2022 at his home in Olive Branch, MS with his wife, Donna, and his son, Tyler, at his side. Tex was born at home on September 21, 1943, to his parents, Ralph Theodore Hansen and Stella Jepsen Han…

Arthur Phelps Alan Phelps "Local Hero" Loses Battle with Cancer Arthur Alan Phelps, MSW, but known and loved by all as Art. Born March 24, 1947 in Stevens Point WI: Died January 1, 2023 in Layton UT. Art has been fighting esophageal cancer over the past two years, and finally lost his battle…

Marguerite (Maggie) Stalnaker Stalnaker May 2, 1935 -Jan. 1, 2023. Condolences may be shared at www.davisrosemortuary.com

Carl Cawdery Louis Cawdery Carl Louis Cawdery passed away unexpectedly at 87 years of age on December 27, 2022 from complications of lung cancer. He was born March 19, 1935 to Mark and Edna Cawdery in Caldwell, ID. Carl was raised on the family farm in Wilder, ID. He was the youngest of four…

Verna Ann Bailey Harding ("Ann") returned home to her father in heaven on the morning of December 31, 2022 surrounded by her family in Pocatello, Idaho. Ann was born December 17, 1935, to Cyrus and Verna Bailey in Murray, Utah and was the second of five children. Ann grew up in Downey, Idaho…

Dora Wiedholz Y. Wiedholz Our Mom "Dora", passed away on December 26, 2022. She was an exceptional woman that was loved dearly and will be sorely missed. She met every day with strength and determination. Her tough, witty and fiercely independent attitude endeared her to everyone. Dora was b…

Della Ward Joy Ward On Friday, December 30, 2022, Della Joy Ward, loving wife and mother of ten children passed away at the age of 86. Della was born in Cardston, Alberta, Canada on July 31, 1936 to Nephi and Jessie Atwood. She always referred to her childhood as a happy one. Growing up on t…

Class Patricia Class Patricia L. Class passed away December 27th 2022. She was predeceased by her Mom, Dad, and three brothers. She lived most of her life in upstate New York, where she worked for IBM for 30 years. Along with her husband Ed, they moved out west to be with family, living in P…

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Keller Tracy Margaret Keller Tracy Margaret Keller (Harris) Heaven has another angel. Tracy was born in Pocatello, Idaho to Jim and Susan Harris on June 19th, 1982, and suddenly passed away at her home in Hurricane, Utah on December 23rd, 2022. She attended Pocatello schools and graduated in…

Edwards Jack Golden Edwards Jack (Jacob) Golden Edwards passed away December 18, 2022, in Salt Lake City, Utah, surrounded by his family. Jack was born June 14, 1937, in Pocatello, Idaho to Junius David Edwards and Elfrida Katherine Klingenberg Fiksted. He served an honorable mission in Norw…

Elber (Criddle) Lula Elber (Criddle) Lula Elber (Criddle), of Spokane, Washington passed away on December 16th, 2022 of natural causes. She was 96. Lula was born in Downey Idaho on February 5th, 1926 to Lorin and Mabel Criddle. The 4th of 5 children, she had many memories of growing up on th…

Micaela Queen-Jones Ann Queen-Jones Passed away Dec. 23, 2022. A visitation will be at 6pm. Wed. Dec. 28, at Pocatello Baptist Church, 190 W Chapel. The Celebration of Life Service will start at 7pm. Burial will be at 11am. Thurs Dec. 29, 2022 at Falls View Cemetery in American Falls. Condol…

Carpenter Charles Edgar Carpenter Charles "Chuck" Edgar Carpenter passed away peacefully at home on December 21, 2022, at the age of 90. Chuck is survived by the love of his life of 69 years, Delores Carpenter and his six children: Jan Carpenter of Pocatello, Bradley Carpenter of Boise, ID, …

Carolyn Meiser Kay Meiser Carolyn Kay "Bradbury" Meiser of Pocatello, ID passed away 12/22/22 at Copper Summit Assisted Living, Pocatello, ID. Kay was born July 27, 1943 in Hebron, Nebraska. She will be laid to rest with her husband, Garth Meiser, at Idaho State- Veteran's Cemetery Blackfoot…

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Andersen Randall Reed Andersen Randall Reed Andersen age 68 passed away December 15, 2022, in Burley Idaho. Randall was born in Pocatello, Idaho on August 19, 1954 to Harvey Reed Andersen & Ruby Nelson Andersen Parish. Randall grew up in Pocatello with his 2 brothers Rodney & Ricky. …

Bunce Stanley "Morris" Bunce Stanley "Morris" Bunce passed away peacefully at the age of 86 on December 15, 2022, at Portneuf Medical Center in Pocatello, Idaho, due to heart complications following surgery. Morris was the first of five children born to Stanley and Helen Bunce November 3, 19…

Hailie Hanni-Ducot June Hanni-Ducot Hailie passed away Friday, December 16, 2022, at St. Alphonsus Hospital in Boise, Idaho, from complications associated with cancer. She was surrounded by her family. Hailie was born on February 12, 1981, to Richard Clyde and Beckie Lynn (Walton) Hanni, she…

Alan Warner Warner Alan Warner passed away, Dec 20, 2022 in Nampa, ID. A viewing will be at 11:00 a.m. on Wed. Dec. 28 at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (650 Pocatello Ave., American Falls). A funeral service will follow at 12:00 p.m. To order flowers, or to share condolence…

Harris Shirley Ann Harris Shirley Ann Harris, 73, passed away December 17, 2022. Shirley was born October 8, 1949, in Bremerton, WA as her father was stationed there on the military base. She was a few months old when her dad retired from the military and they moved to Pine Bluff, Arkansas, …

Bunce Stanley "Morris" Bunce Funeral services will be held on December 29, 2022 at 11:00 a.m. at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints building located at 4010 Hawthorne Road, Chubbuck. The family will receive friends at a viewing which will begin one hour prior to services at the …

Clark Rebecca Lee Clark Rebecca Lee Clark, 57, of Soda Springs, passed away on Monday, December 12, 2022, of heart failure due to a combination of multiple health complications. Rebecca was born on April 7, 1965, in Mesa, Arizona, a daughter of Delwin Lee and Lydia May Wilhelm. She grew up i…

Merlin Phillips Edward Phillips Merlin Edward Phillips was born April 15, 1939, to Edward Harrison Phillips and Velda Lott, and returned to his Heavenly Father on December 13, 2022. He was born in Lehi, Utah and welcomed by loving parents and a sister LaVon. He spent his early years on the f…

Ardath Johnson Johnson Ellen Ardath Ellis Johnson of Idaho Falls, passed away on December 11, 2022 at the age of one hundred. Ardath was born May 3, 1922, in Spring City, Utah, to James F. Ellis and Ada Rhees Ellis. She grew up in the small farming town of Spring City, attended the local ele…

Rachelle Wallace Ann Wallace Rachelle Ann Wallace passed away December 10, 2022 due to a tragic accident involving a drunk driver. Rachelle was born on the 29th of November in 1986 in Pocatello, Idaho to Ricky Wallace and Faye Vezina (Workman). She graduated from New Horizon High School. Gro…

Merlin Phillips Edward Phillips Funeral services will be held on Monday, December 19, 2022 at 2:00 p.m. at the Pocatello North Stake Center on Whitaker Road in Chubbuck. A viewing will take place Sunday evening at Wilks Funeral Home from 5-7 p.m. and then also at the church beginning one hou…

Louis "Pete" Richardson Ray Richardson Louis Ray "Pete" Richardson, 98, passed away in Pocatello, Idaho, on December 11, 2022. He was born July 10, 1924, at his family home in Rockland, Idaho, the youngest of five children born to Louis V. and Nellie Richardson. He graduated from Rockland Hi…

Bracken Yearsley Grant Yearsley Bracken Grant Yearsley was called up to heaven on Friday, December 9, 2022. He was born on June 9, 1988, three months before his scheduled debut. This came with many great health complications that kept him fighting for his life for two years in Primary Childr…

Abbott Lael James Abbott Lael James Abbott, 91 of Swan Lake, Idaho passed away on November 23, 2022 in Bandera, Texas. He was born in Logan , Utah to James and Erma Abbott on March 2, 1931. He married Pauline LaVon Plant (Polly) on August 19, 1952 in Salt Lake City, Utah. Lael was a graduate…

Robert Taylor Lee Taylor A Celebration of Life will be held in Robert's honor on December 21, 2022 at 11:00 a.m. at Wilks Funeral Home. Memories and condolences may be shared with the family online at www.wilksfuneralhome.com.

LaRae Rouse Pratt Hilton Rouse LaRae Pratt Hilton Rouse passed away on December 3, 2022 in Nampa, Idaho. She was born July 11, 1939, in Preston, Idaho, the first child of Samuel Ray Pratt and Mabel Susanna Nelson. She was later joined by younger siblings, Derl and Verlene. She also had three…

DeLynn Peterson Peterson DeLynn "Pete" Peterson was born June 10, 1925 and passed away December 4, 2022. He lived in Riverside, Idaho with a large family. DeLynn went to Moreland High School and married his high school sweetheart, Shirley Wray. They had two children both dying in infancy of …

Elmer Stanger Hyrum Stanger Elmer Hyrum Stanger passed away December 4, 2022 at his beloved ranch in Inkom, Idaho. Elmer was born April 3, 1928 in Pocatello, Idaho to Elmer Calvert Stanger (Buck) and Nancy (Cleo) Olson Stanger. He married the love of his life Frances Ann Leo on July 31, 1948…