Archive - Obituary
April 21st, 2014
L. â€śWidâ€ť Disney was born on Sept. 14, 1926 in Shelley, Idaho to parents Orlen J. Disney of Delphos, Kansas, and Nora P. Drain of Scott City, Kansas.
He was raised in Eastern Idaho on ranches along the river bottoms of the Snake River on the Fort Hall Indian Reservation.Â He attended several schools in the area including the Thomas School. He left home at an early age and relocated to the Ontario, Ore. area where he pursued what he loved best, ranching and rodeoing.
Surrounded by family and friends, Fay Jones died peacefully at his home on April 10, 2014 at the age of 86.
Fay was the oldest of four children born to Bud Jones in Malad City, Idaho. He came into this world on June 30, 1927. The family grew with the arrival of two sisters, Mary Lois and Sharon Lee and one brother, DeLon (Lonnie). He will forever be â€śBig brother and trusted protectorâ€ť.
GOODING â€” Alice Marie Ireton McCurdy Garnand, 97, a resident of Gooding, passed away Saturday, April 5, 2014 at Quail Ridge Assisted Living in Pocatello.
Ann (Packham) Merriam, 62, of Moscow passed away on Wednesday April 9, 2014 in Moscow.Â
The funeral will be held at 1 p.m. on Friday April 11, 2014 at the Joseph Street Stake Center of the LDS church in Moscow, with concluding services to follow at the Moscow Cemetery.Â Viewing is one hour prior in the Relief Society room.
April 3, 1943 â€“ April 3, 2014Â
Dale Thomas Sollars, 71, of Forest City, N.C. and formerly of Blackfoot, Idaho, passed away on his birthday, April 3, 2014.
Â Jan. 22, 1935 ~ April 7, 2014
BRIGHAM CITY, Utah - Artie Kaye Van Orden Bowman was the seventh daughter born to Artie Knight Van Orden and Edith Irene Fjelsted Van Orden on Jan, 22, 1935.
Jessie Gene Woodland, 25, of Blackfoot, Idaho passed away peacefully Thursday, April 3, 2014 at her motherâ€™s home after a courageous battle with gastric cancer.
Jessie was born Feb. 22, 1989 in Blackfoot, Idaho to Wesley Woodland and Suzette Peterson. She was raised in Blackfoot and graduated from Blackfoot High School in 2007. Shortly after high school she attended CSI, graduating with an Associates of Arts in American Sign Language. She planned to pursue her education at Utah Valley University to obtain a Bachelor of Arts in Deaf Studies with an Emphasis on Interpreting.
Jacquelyn Cox Nation, 59, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by her family on April 4, 2014.
Jacque was born Aug. 16, 1954, in Blackfoot, Idaho, to Clarence â€śBudâ€ť and LaRue Cox.Â She grew up on the family farm in Groveland with siblings CaRene, Kim, and Liesa.Â
Jacque loved school, she graduated in the top ten of her class at Blackfoot High School in 1972.Â She attended BYU and earned her Bachelor of Science in Biology with an emphasis in teaching in 1976.Â She enjoyed teaching seventh and eighth grade science at Marsh Valley Junior High for two years.Â
Redgy Christensen passed on to his Heavenly Father on March 27, 2014 after a prolonged battle with cancer.Â He passed at his home surrounded by members of his loving family.
He was born in Rock Springs, Wyo. on March 25, 1943 to Thomas Christensen and Mazie Boren Christensen.
Â He was raised in Manila, Utah and went to school there from grades 1 through 12.Â He excelled in sports, especially basketball.Â
Fort Hall, Idaho
Julieanna N. Batt passed away April 3rd, 2014 at Portneuf Medical Center, She was born November 26, 1973 in Pocatello Idaho, the daughter of late Lois Littlejohn and late Brentley Batt. Julieanna lived in Gibson and Fort Hall all of her life. She attended I.T. Stoddard Elementary, Mountain View Middle, and Graduated from Blackfoot High School. She later attended Job Corp. and acquired various certificate from ISU to be a Alcohol and Drug counselor. She at worked at Fort Hall Chemical Dependency after her education.