Archive - Sep 20, 2012 - Obituary
Kent W. Phelps, 76, Blackfoot, passed Friday, Sept. 14, 2012 in Pocatello, surrounded by family after a battle with an illness.
He was born on Aug. 30, 1936, in Montpelier to Justin Walter Phelps and Opal Lucille Oakey. Kent met his true love, Nancy Ann Olsen, through a penpal courtship through a military servicemanâ€™s newsletter and they were married on Aug. 3, 1957. They had recently celebrated 55 years together.