Archive - Mar 26, 2013 - Obituary
Cristel Handly, 70, of Phoenix, Ariz., passed away on March 14, 2013. She died peacefully at her home. Her trial with ovarian cancer lasted over three years.
Cristel grew up in Shelley where she was born Sept. 9, 1942. She raised her family in Phoenix. After her children were grown she "snow-birded" summers in a home built near where she grew up. She loved being near her siblings.
Cristel was known for her can-do attitude, the principles of work she taught to her children, and a hospitable generosity.
Welland Andrew Hansen, 86, of Blackfoot, Idaho passed away peacefully on Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at Bingham Memorial Hospital
Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Welland â€śRustyâ€ť was born July 27, 1926 in Newton, Utah, to Andrew Lester and Anna Kropfli Hansen.Â When he was two years old his parents purchased a farm and moved to Bancroft, Idaho.Â He grew up with his younger brother, Jim and Marguerite â€śMigâ€ť, an aunt four years older than him who he considered his sister.Â They were a close-knit family who shared the joys and struggles of farm life.Â He graduated from North Gem High School in 1944.