Wednesday, April 14, 2021

Alvin Carroll Potts (92) resident of Coeur d’Alene, ID passed away at the Schneidmiller Hospice House April 4, 2021. He was born to Russell and Ruth (Gower) Potts June 3, 1928 in Tuskegee, OK. Alvin’s family left Oklahoma when he was just two months old.

Brent Alan Michael (35) lifelong resident of St. Maries, ID passed away at his home from natural causes on April 10, 2021. He was born to Gary Michael and Lisa (Pugh) Michael/Julian on August 19, 1985. Brenner grew up in St. Maries and started working as soon as he was old enough. He took pr…

Donald Lee Timken (74) lifelong resident of Medimont, ID passed away at his home April 7, 2021 with family surrounding him. He was born September 4, 1946 in Coeur d’ Alene, ID to Howard and Loretta Timken. Donny grew up in Medimont and attended grade school in Rose Lake. He was a talented at…

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Wednesday, April 14, 2021

On April 4, 2021, our beloved sister, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, Bernice Ruby Thomas McKay was received into the loving arms of our Lord and savior, Jesus Christ. She died at Kootenai Health.

Wednesday, April 07, 2021

Clinton Cameron Fullmer (77) resident of St. Maries, ID passed away March 23, 2021 at his home with his wife by his side. He was born to Edward and Louise Fullmer December 15, 1943 in Los Angeles, CA. Clint grew up in San Fernando, CA and graduated from San Fernando high School with the clas…

David W. Janson, Sr. (67) longtime resident of Plummer, ID passed away at Kootenai Health March 31, 2021. He was born to Robert and Nora (McCartney) Janson December 15, 1953 in Fairfield, WA. David grew up in Plummer and graduated from Plummer High School with the class of 1971.

Tuesday, March 30, 2021

Sharon L. Derry (84) longtime St. Maries, ID resident passed away at Shoshone Medical Center in Kellogg, ID March 24, 2021. She was born June 27, 1936 to Leland and Eva (Bannister) Carpenter in St. Maries. Sharon grew up in St. Maries and attended school until she met the love of her life, L…

Jeffry Alan Martin, 59, of Pullman, WA passed away March 25, 2021 at his Pullman home after a courageous battle with cancer. Jeffry was born August 23, 1961 in Eugene, OR to James and MaryJo (Taff) Martin. He grew up in Oregon through his seventh-grade year, except for his fourth-grade year …

Robert Albert Petree (94) longtime resident of St. Maries, ID passed away at his home on February 28, 2021. He was born to Ledford and Beulah (Williams) Petree on November 11, 1926 in Lynch, KY. Bob graduated from LaFollette High School and entered the U.S. Navy shortly afterwards. Following…

Wednesday, March 24, 2021

Michael Bruce Russell (75) former resident of St. Maries and current resident of Post Falls, ID passed away at Sacred Heart Medical Center March 17, 2021. He was born to Robert and Norma (Russell) June 4, 1945 in Spokane, WA. Mike grew up on the Harrison Flats. He graduated from Kootenai Hig…

Marshall Martin Thorp Sr. (83) resident of Coeur d’ Alene, ID passed away at the Schneidmiller Hospice House March 14, 2021. He is finally reunited with his wife Vicky. Marshall was born to Leonard and Margaret (Long) Thorp May 22, 1937 in Duluth, MN. Leonard and Margaret moved from Minnesot…

JoAnn L. Brown-Sonder (55) resident of Plummer, ID passed away at Sacred Heart Medical Center in Spokane, WA March 15, 2021. She was born to Duane and Henrietta (Finley) Brown on November 16, 1965 in Spokane, WA. JoAnn grew up in Pierce, ID and graduated from Timberline High School with the …

Nancy Ruth Whipple (70) resident of Santa, ID passed away on March 17, 2021 at Kootenai Health’s ICU in Coeur d’ Alene, ID. She was born to Dave and Zelma Davis on October 30, 1950. Nancy grew up in the Fresno, CA area, graduating from McLane High School with the class of 1968.

Mary Kay Hills (75) longtime Emida, ID resident passed away at her home March 15, 2021. She was born to Ernest “Buster” and Mildred (Olmsted) Crawford April 22, 1945 in St. Maries, ID. Mary Kay grew up in St. Maries, and married Roger Hills on June 2, 1961 in the foyer of Browning Funeral Ho…

Charlene L. Vaughan (86) passed away March 21, 2021 at Valley Vista Care Center in St. Maries, ID. Charlene was born December 30, 1934 in La Tour, MO where she lived into her early 20’s.

Terry Cole Duffey passed away peacefully on March 7, 2021 at home in South Jordan, Utah. Terry was born December 16, 1948 to John and Shirley Duffey in Livingston, MT. He attended school in Livingston and Ryegate and graduated in 1967.

Wilma Frances Barnes (98) a St. Maries resident since June 1959, went home to be with her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, on March 20, 2021 in St. Maries. She was born on February 24, 1923 to Archie Hull and Faye Ring Hull at their home in Edmond, Kansas.

Wednesday, March 17, 2021

Eugene Franklin Alderman, 94, went to be with the Lord on March 6, 2021 in Kellogg, Idaho. He was born July 29, 1926 in Adrian, West Virginia. He was one of eight children born to James and Effie Alderman. He served in the Navy during World War II. He married Norma Mason-Alderman in 1948.

With God leading the way, the good fight has been completed, the race is finished, and Ernie’s faith has been fulfilled. The Rev. Ernest Allan Larsen, 87, of Roundup, MT passed away on February 6, 2021 at Yuma Regional Medical Center. The Celebration of Life Service will be held on March 20,…

Glen Baptiste, 79 of Santa, Idaho passed away at the Good Samaritan in Moscow, Idaho on March 4th, 2021, after suffering with Alzheimer’s. Glen was born on Sept. 12, 1941 to Manuel and Mary Baptiste in Modesto, CA. He married Jeanette Howell of Modesto, CA in 1966 they were married for 55 ye…

Margaret Mourning (80) resident of St. Maries, ID passed away at Benewah Community Hospital on March 5, 2021. She was born in Vanderhoof, BC on August 20, 1940 to CPR Leonard and Muriel Fielder. She thought she was supposed to be a boy, but to hide her dad’s disappointment she was his pal th…

MaryAnn Shaw embodied the brave spirit of a pioneer woman. She was strong, independent, spunky, and outspoken but at the same time, a kind and caring friend, loving wife and mother, and a doting grandmother and great-grandmother. Her tomboy nature from the start carried over to later life as…

Anthony James McKuin (21) St. Maries, ID resident passed away on March 13, 2021.  He was born to Tony McKuin and Sarah McQueen on April 12, 1999 in Coeur d’ Alene, ID.  He grew up between Fernwood and Princeton.  While in school, he participated in almost every sport – basketball, wrestling,…

Elaine Lenore “Janie” Blevins (97) resident of St. Maries, ID passed away at Valley Vista Care Center March 10, 2021. She was born to Howard and Lena (Hedrick) Ebert August 5, 1923 in St. Maries, ID and spent her childhood years growing up in Fernwood, ID. Janie graduated from St. Maries Hig…

John P. Giudice, age 99, passed away Wednesday, February 24, 2021 in Tekoa from heart failure. At his request, no services will be held and his cremains will be placed in Goldenrod Cemetery in Tekoa.

Jerald “Jerry” P. Avery, 82, of Pinehurst, ID, passed away March 12, 2021 at his home. Jerry was born May 3, 1938 in Kellogg, ID, a son of the late Joseph and Dorothy Stallcup of Avery.

Wednesday, March 10, 2021

Stanley R. Pugh (74) longtime St. Maries, ID resident passed away at Benewah Community Hospital surrounded by his family on March 5, 2021. He was born up the Benewah to Willis and Vera (Marquardt) Pugh on June 18, 1946. At the age of 4, Stan moved off the Benewah with his family to St. Marie…

Michael S. Johnston, a power sports enthusiast and life-long resident of Idaho, left us unexpectedly on Feb. 26th, 2021 at the age of 57.

Charles L. Smith, 79, of St. Maries, passed away March 5, 2021 in St. Maries. He was born December 4, 1941 in Mountain Pine, Arkansas; Charles was the son of Elzie and Edith (Blankenship) Smith.

Carol M. Tomko (78) former resident of Post Falls, ID passed away February 27, 2021 at Valley Vista in St. Maries, ID. due to complications from COVID-19.

Wayne E. Barber Jr. (75) resident of St. Maries, ID passed away March 8, 2021. He was born to Wayne and Thelma (Bell) Barber Sr. August 10, 1945 in Coffeeville, KS. Wayne was younger when his family relocated to Oregon. He attended school in Lebanon. Following his schooling, he went to work …

Wednesday, March 03, 2021

Warren Harmon (81) the youngest child of Kenneth and Elvira Harmon passed away February 19th, 2021 at Kootenai Medical Center in Coeur d’ Alene, ID. He was born and raised in South Dakota.

Allen “Bug” Quincy (84) longtime resident of Emida, ID passed away February 23, 2021. He was born January 30, 1937 in Tensed, ID. Bug was the son of Alfred and Alberta (Inscore) Quincy. Bug grew up in Emida. He met his soulmate, Sharon Elliott (Quincy) and they were married on November 4, 1955.

John A. Moe (76) longtime resident of Avery, ID passed away at his home in St. Maries surrounded by his family February 24, 2021. He was born to Erling and Martha (Laws) Moe October 29, 1944 in Spokane, WA. John was raised up the St. Joe River. He attended the St. Mary’s Academy and the St. …

Wednesday, February 24, 2021

Gordon W. Eggart died Feb. 10, 2021. He was 98 years old. Gordon was born July 15, 1922 in Lewiston; the second child of Jesse and Violet (Brunner) Eggart. The family later moved to the Hauser Lake area and Post Falls, where he attended school. He said he had a good life growing up with olde…

Marilyn M. DePartee, 82, of Greenacres, Washington, formerly of St. Maries, Idaho, passed away February 18, 2021 at her home. She was born June 29, 1938 in St. Maries; Marilyn was the daughter of Robert and D. Katheran (Hayter) Hustler.

Wednesday, February 17, 2021

Jonathan Grant Garvin (55) resident of Coeur d’ Alene, ID passed away at Sacred Heart Medical Center in Spokane, WA on February 11, 2021. He was born to Edwin and Eleanora (Gray) Garvin on June 21, 1965 in Bettles, AK. John grew up in Alaska until the age of 13. In the late part of 1978, his…

Everett Leroy Slusher, 89, passed from this world on his journey to meet his Lord on February 6, 2021 at Hospice of North Idaho Schniedmiller House, Coeur d’Alene, ID. Everett was born October 7, 1931 to Ernest Leroy Slusher and Roma Catherine (Forester) Slusher in Coffeyville, Kansas. His f…

Richard R. Freeman, 84, of St. Maries, ID passed away January 29, 2021 at Kootenai Medical Center in Coeur d’Alene, ID. Richard was born May 24, 1936 in Colfax, WA to Arthur & Alma (Griner) Freeman. The family moved to the St. Maries/Harrison, ID area where Richard grew up and attended school.

Wednesday, February 10, 2021

Eugene (Gene) Thomas Paschke, Jr. passed away Feb, 1, 2021 one week short of moving into his “dream forever home” with wife Judy Jansen in Oldtown, Idaho.

Ruby Violet Flerchinger (85) resident of St. Maries, ID passed away at her home surrounded by loved ones January 29, 2021. She was born to Ted and Frankie (Hartman) Fairhurst February 4, 1935 in Elk City, ID. Ruby grew up in Stites, ID and graduated high school as the Salutatorian of the cla…

Karen M. Wilson (69) resident of Santa, ID, passed away at the home of Don Gooden January 27, 2021. She was born to Louis and Anita (Pretko) Uptegrove February 8, 1951, in Berea, Ohio. Karen attended JFK High School in La Palma, CA and graduated with the class of 1969. She attended Cypress J…

Dale Renfro lost his life January 29th, 2021, at 60 years old, in a tragic ice fishing accident.

Barton Wheeler Thomas, born April 4, 1951 in Richmond, Virginia, died January 18, 2021 in Coeur d’Alene Idaho.

Like many families, ours had a fondness for the special foods served at holiday meals including Judy’s famous made-from-scratch orange bowknots, leather apron noodles, and “orange junk.” Even more enjoyable was the annual tradition of mom premiering a new cranberry recipe. In her decades-lon…

Wednesday, February 03, 2021

A Mass of Christian Burial was Tuesday, January 26, 2021 at 11:00 A.M at the Rose Creek Longhouse in Worley, Idaho. Rosary was Monday evening at 7 p.m. at the Longhouse. Mrs. Brown passed away Friday, January 22, 2021 at Kootenai Health in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho .

Bertie Woodin passed away peacefully January 21, 2021, at her home in Deary, Idaho.

Mary Alice Borleis (78) resident of St. Maries, ID passed away at the Schneidmiller Hospice House on January 22, 2021. She was born February 13, 1942 to Howard and Marie (White) Woolery in Baltimore, MD. She grew up and went to school in Baltimore, MD where she accepted Christ when she was e…

Gerri A. Pugh, 69, of St. Maries passed away January 21, 2021 in St. Maries. She was born on August 2, 1951 in Riverside, California; Gerri was the daughter of Louis and Mary Wilhelm.

Shirley Annette Sines (69) passed peacefully at Schneidmiller House in Coeur d’Alene, ID January 3, 2021. She was born to Roland and Doris (Manning) LeCoultre in St. Maries, ID on April 24, 1951. Shirley was born and raised in St. Maries, graduating from St. Maries High School with the class…

Wednesday, January 27, 2021

Fern Marie Bishop (Sperber) was welcomed into the family on January 20, 1938 by her parents Martin and June (Stockton) Bishop and her eight older siblings. She grew up in Plummer, Idaho and graduated from Plummer High School in 1956 as a 12-year senior. During her high school years, she play…

Rick Charles Voss (69) resident of Harrison, ID passed away at Benewah Community Hospital January 16, 2021. He was born to Dr. Kenneth E. and Laura (Matson) Voss March 20, 1951 in Long Beach, CA. Rick’s early years were spent in Whittier and Bellflower, CA. During these years he was able to …

Wednesday, January 20, 2021

Nancy Smith Lockridge (67) resident of St. Maries, ID passed away at Valley Vista Care Center January 17, 2021. She was born to David and Betty (Smith) Lee September 16, 1953 in Long Beach, CA. Nancy grew up in the Long Beach area and attended Millikan High School.