Archive - Aug 2012 - Obituary
Fay Floretta McCurdy Bailey, 93, of Blackfoot passed away Tuesday, Aug. 28, 2012, from causes incident to age at the Bingham County Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.¬†¬†
Mom was born March 17, 1919, in Blackfoot, the daughter of Frank Logan McCurdy and Clara Floretta Steffenson McCurdy.
She attended elementary school in Blackfoot and graduated from Blackfoot High School in 1937. ¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†
Curtis MacFee, 40, of Blackfoot passed away Sunday, Aug. 26, 2012, near the Blackfoot Reservoir from injuries sustained in a four-wheeler accident.
He was born Sept. 15, 1971, in Pocatello, the son of Ralph ‚ÄúBuster‚ÄĚ MacFee and Junette Dalton MacFee.
Curtis lived most of his life in the Blackfoot area and was raised at the bowling alley, Pindale Lanes.¬† He graduated from Blackfoot High School in 1990.
Alice Tucker, 83, passed away peacefully at the Bingham Memorial Care Center in Blackfoot, Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2012.
Alice was born on Sept. 12, 1928, to Harold and Ethel Peterson. She married Grady Cannon and they had three sons. They later divorced. She then married Vernon D. Tucker on Nov. 12, 1955, and they had three children.
She loved her family and enjoyed playing Bingo and painting.
Carma Allene Mikesell Jensen Sorensen Taylor, 92, of Blackfoot passed away Thursday, Aug. 23, 2012, at her son Jon‚Äôs home in Richmond, Utah.
She was born March 4, 1920, in Victor to Franklin Alva Mikesell and Juliette Allen Mikesell.
Carma and her family grew up in Victor. She also lived in many parts of Idaho including; Springfield, Rexburg, Blackfoot,¬† Pocatello, and most recently she has lived in Richmond, Utah.
She married Harry Jensen July 5, 1938, and had four children, Marilyn, Karen, Pat, and Jon. She later married Merle Sorensen in 1979 and Gail Taylor in 2002.
Anna Catherine Tauscher, 84, wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother left this earth on Saturday, Aug. 25, 2012.
Anna was born in Miltown, South Dakota, on Nov. 28, 1928, to John Antone Behrend and Katherine Pauline (Schlimgen) Behrend.¬† Anna‚Äôs family moved to Blackfoot on Labor Day of 1936.¬† Anna attended St. Margaret‚Äôs Grade School and graduated from Blackfoot High School.
Beulah Trebilcock, 93, of Blackfoot passed away Friday, Aug. 24, 2012, at The Willows in Blackfoot.
Our beloved mother and grandmother was born in Wagoner, Okla., Aug. 11, 1919.¬†She was the fourth child born to George D. and Adolpha Standlee Martin.¬†She was reared and educated in Tulsa, Okla.¬†
Upon graduation from Tulsa Central High School she attended Tulsa Secretarial School.¬†She wrote for the advertising and society department of the ‚ÄúTulsa Tribune‚ÄĚ and then the ‚ÄúTulsa World.‚ÄĚ
Carol Inez Vogler, 63, of Blackfoot passed away Thursday, Aug. 23, 2012, at her home from cancer.
She was born Sept. 25, 1948, in Santa Cruz, California to Renaldo J. Egbert and Yvonne Hale Egbert.
Carol and her family lived in Santa Cruz, Calif., until she was through the sixth grade at which time the family moved to Oakley, Idaho. She graduated from Oakley High School in 1966.
Spencer J. Nilsson of Sterling returned to his Heavenly Father Aug. 25, 2012.
Spencer was born on Aug. 28, 1998 to his parents Ron and Yolanda Nilsson.
Spencer is the little brother to Lacie, Trevor, Riley and Suzanne. During his stay on this earth Spencer had many talents. He enjoyed snowboarding, hunting and riding his motorcycle. He also enjoyed playing his guitar and was very proud when he could play the song ‚ÄúSmoke On Water‚ÄĚ by Deep Purple which was taught to him by his father.
Gary Grant Hames, 64, of Mackay passed away Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2012, at his home following a battle with cancer.¬† His final days were spent surrounded by family.
Gary was born Dec. 13, 1947, in Phoenix, Ariz., to Vernon and Luella (Porritt) Hames.¬† Gary, the seventh of 10 kids, was a rambunctious boy who maintained his spitfire attitude throughout his adult life.¬† Gary‚Äôs childhood and the family‚Äôs travels provided many great memories that he loved to reminisce about and share.¬† His greatest friends throughout his life were always his siblings and their spouses.
Daniel Ray Korth, 59, of Blackfoot, Idaho, affectionately known as Dangerous Dan
Korth, passed away at high Noon, with his boots on after a good fight with cancer on Wednesday, August 15, 2012 at the home of his sister with his family at his side in Blackfoot.
¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† Dan was born July 6, 1953 in Pocatello, Idaho to Donald Herman Korth and Averal Elaine James.¬† He attended¬† elementary school in Groveland and attending Blackfoot High School.