Archive - Obituary
Cloyd W. Lee, 88, of Idaho Falls, died Monday, November 25, 2013 in Idaho Falls.
Garry Frank Butler, 71 of Blackfoot, passed away on Wednesday, November 20, 2013 at his home in Blackfoot.
Garry was born November 11, 1942 in Sheridan, Montana to Irvan Harry Butler Sr. and Virginia Harriet Farrar. He was raised in Blackfoot, spent a lot of years in Salmon, lived for a time in Oregon and in Arizona for ten years.
In 1960 Garry graduated from Blackfoot High School. He served in the United States Army from 1964 to 1966 where he was stationed in Germany.
Sally Ann Diers, 64, passed Nov. 29, 2013, at her home in Arco, Idaho, with her husband and son by her side.
Sally was born Sept. 18, 1949, in Blackfoot, Idaho, to Myrthin Dean "Red" and Betty Louise Halverson (Thomas). She and her twin sister, Sandra, were the third and fourth of six children.
Spencer Roderic Graves, 50, of Pingree, passed away at his home, due to natural causes, on Nov. 26, 2013. Spencer was born on a US Air Base in Eureux, France on May 11, 1963. He had the distinction of having a French birth certificate, American citizenship, and was also a British subject, courtesy of his mother. At three years of age he wondered why he couldnâ€™t speak French. This sense of humor and the ability to laugh at himself served him well over the years.
Â He lived in many parts of the world but his teen years spent in England with Grandpa were his happiest times.
Mary Arlene Ireton Radford Wixom, 99, formerly of Blackfoot,Â passed away Tuesday, Nov. 19, 2013 in Bend, Ore.Â She will be remembered as being thoughtful and liked helping others.Â She loved her family and friends.Â
Arlene was born July 21, 1914 in Carlton, Kansas which is a short distance from Salina, Kansas.
She is the daughter of Elmer G. Ireton and Myrtie Baxter Ireton.Â The family moved to Blackfoot and the Groveland area when she was about six years old, along with sisters, Alice and Margie.Â She graduated from Blackfoot High School, also taking courses from Utah State University.
CleaÂ E. Going Wilson, 84, of Blackfoot, Idaho passed away Tuesday, November 19, 2013 at her home surrounded by her family following a long illness.
She was born March 4, 1929 in Downey, Idaho the daughter of John and Sarah Burrup Waddoups.
She attended grade school in Downey and graduated from Moreland High School. She has lived in Idaho most of her life, in the Riverside area and lived a few years in Salt Lake City, Utah.Â While living in Salt Lake City, she was a caregiver for Governor Bangerterâ€™s mother.
Gregory Bryce Carmichael, 61, of Blackfoot, Idaho passed away Monday, November 18, 2013 at Bingham Memorial Hospital.
Â Â Â He was born November 18, 1952 in Blackfoot, Idaho to Walter Bryce and Martha Katseanes Carmichael.
Â Â Greg graduated from Blackfoot High School.
Â Â On July 11, 1987 he married Terry Esther Spidell in Blackfoot.Â He spent his lifetime in Blackfoot and worked for many years for Triple K Farms as a fertilizer spreader and custom hay.
Â Â He enjoyed fishing, hunting, camping and tried golf once.Â He enjoyed spending time with the gang at the Colonial Inn.
Kolton Deorr Kimball, 25, of Mackay, Idaho passed away on November 18, 2013 from injuries sustained in an automobile accident.Â
Kolton was born on September 29, 1988 in Idaho Falls, Idaho to Gary L. and Linda L. Doig Kimball.
He was raised in Mackay and graduated from Mackay High School in 2007.Â He enjoyed participating in most activities associated with the FFA.Â He played football and was an all area linebacker for the Mackay Miners.Â At a young age he competed in various sports, including wrestling and was a state runner up as a freshman.Â
CleaÂ E. Going Wilson, 84, of Blackfoot passed away Tuesday, Nov. 19, 2013 at her home surrounded by her family following a long illness.
She was born March 4, 1929 in Downey, the daughter of John and Sarah Burrup Waddoups.
She attended grade school in Downey and graduated from Moreland High School. She has lived in Idaho most of her life, in the Riverside area and lived a few years in Salt Lake City, Utah.Â While living in Salt Lake City, she was a caregiver for Governor Norm Bangerterâ€™s mother.
Norma Jean Koenig McCandless, 81, of Blackfoot passed away Nov 13th at the Gables Assisted Living Center in Blackfoot.Â
Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â She was born on Oct. 2 , 1932 in Dillon Montana, the third child of Clarence and Daisy Hildreth Koenig.
Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â She graduated from Beaverhead Co. High School. She became an accomplished pianist and taught piano for many years. She also taught accordion lessons.