Archive - Jun 2014 - Obituary
Our beloved mother and grandmother, Lois Ann Richins Adams, peacefully passed away and joined her eternal companion, Gene Adams, on June 27, 2014, at her home, surrounded by loved ones.Â
Ann was born Feb. 15, 1930, in Labelle, Idaho, to Alma John Richins and Estella Y. Lundquist. The family lived in Monteview, Idaho. Ann was the second of six children.Â
Ann met her sweetheart, Gene, while working at Liddy Hot Springs in Medicine Lodge. They were later married on Feb. 10, 1950. Their marriage was solemnized in the Idaho Falls LDS Temple on Aug, 14, 1965.
Michael Thomas Jamison, 67, of Pocatello, Idaho passed away June 25, 2014 at his home. Â
Mike was born May 10, 1947 in Pocatello, Idaho to Arthur G. Jamison and Nola Stewart.Â He was raised in Blackfoot and graduated from Blackfoot High School in 1965 (he was affectionately called â€śJesseâ€ť), where he played football, ran track and was president of Hi-Y.Â Many good times were shared with his wonderful circle of friends.Â Few friends have ever had more fun, hilarity and camaraderie than that bunch of nuts from the BHS Class of 1965.
Darrell John Wallace, 33, of Blackfoot, Idaho passed away Sunday, June 22, 2014 at home.Â
Darrell was born Aug. 12, 1980 in Pocatello, Idaho and spent most of his childhood in Blackfoot, Idaho playing sports. He particularly loved baseball and football. He was a fan of the Los Angeles Dodgers and Daryl Strawberry, the Atlanta Hawks and Dominique Wilkins, Atlanta Falcons and Detroit Red Wings. He coached his younger siblings in every way possible to make sure that they never made any of the mistakes he made in sports and in life.Â
Annette Stephenson, 71, of Blackfoot, Idaho passed away Monday, June 23, 2014 at Bingham Memorial Hospital.
Annette was born Jan. 24, 1943 in Ogden, Utah to John Barron Edward and Donna Malan.Â She attended grade school in Sumatra, Mont. and high school in Melstone, Mont.Â She went on to continue her education at Brigham Young University and Idaho State University and received her bachelorâ€™s degree in Education.Â She lived most of her life in the Blackfoot area, including Tabor and Wapello.
Annette married Kay Verl Stephenson.Â They were later divorced.
Donna Marie Crabtree, 81, of Blackfoot, Idaho passed away peacefully on Sunday, June 22, 2014 at The Syringa Chalet.
She was born October 1, 1932 to Arnold James Glassner and Carmen Zabach in Sanger, California.
She was a California native spending her youth in Sanger, California.Â Later, she and her mother moved to San Francisco, CA.Â
On February 12, 1955, Donna married Charles Crabtree.Â
Olive VonNiese Stringham Munson Johannesen, 83,Â passed away at a local care facility on June 20, 2014 in Blackfoot, Idaho. Â
She was born October 14, 1930 in Bone, Idaho to Platte Lyman and Ruby Ann Jones Stringham.Â She graduated from Moreland High School in 1948.
On March 22, 1949 VonNiese married Donald Ross Munson.Â They had four children, Dennis Platte, Lelend Ross, Donna Jean, and Edwin Von.Â Don passed away in 1996. Â Â
Kenneth Finis Brown, 92, passed away Tuesday, June 17, 2014, at his home in Blackfoot, Idaho. Â
Much admired for his heroic work for veterans, Ken's life will be celebrated at 12 noon on Wednesday, June 25, 2014, at the Southern Nevada Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Boulder, Nev.
Ken was preceded in death by three wives: Margaret Seagle, Lorraine Henderson, and Sonja Plesko; his parents Glen and Ruth Brown, and his son, Kenneth. Â
Emilia L. Underwood, 68, of Blackfoot, passed away Wednesday, June 18, 2014 at the Bingham Memorial Hospital.
She was born Dec. 7, 1945 in San Benito, Texas, to Constancio M. Luis and Severiana Riveria Luis. The early years of her life were spent in Texas.Â She attended school through the second grade and was then needed at home to tend her siblings while her parents worked in the fields.Â At an early age her family moved to Blackfoot where her parents were able to find work. Â
On July 7, 1967 she married James C. Underwood in Blackfoot, Idaho.Â He preceded her in death on Nov. 30, 2013.
Ronald LaVere John, 69, of Blackfoot, passed away unexpectedly at his home on June 13, 2014.
He was born June 24, 1944 in Shelley, Idaho to Thomas LaVere and Zola Sorensen John.Â He was the second of four children.
On Feb. 1, 1980 he married Janeal Rae Bates.Â They were later sealed in the Idaho Falls LDS Temple.
Ron was a loving son, brother, father, uncle, grandfather and great-grandfather.
On Saturday, June 14, 2014, Cindy Johnson Haddon passed away after a long defiant battle with cancer.Â She passed away in peace at her home in Pocatello with her family and lifelong companion Rocky Haddon and son Scott Haddon by her side.Â