Jo-Zean Weikum

It is with a heavy heart that the Weikum Family is announcing to the community of American Falls, ID, that Jo-Zean Weikum, resident of 45 years, has passed peacefully unto the Heavenly Father on the morning of Tuesday, March 29.

She was born June 6, 1938, to Frances Elizabeth Myers and Richard L. Myers Sr. at Cook County Hospital in Chicago, IL. Jo-Ze an was an active member of the American Falls St. John’s Episcopal Church for over 40 years. She is survived by her two sons Kevin (Kathina) Weikum and Kraig (Dominga) Weikum; her grandchildren John and Kel Ariwhite, Kylie Morgan, Kenneth, Matt, and Kathryn Weikum and Kathryn’s unborn son Max; and her close friends, Bobbie and Jenny.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband Kenneth Weikum and brother Richard L. Myers, Jr. The family held a prayer ceremony on Saturday, April 2, at 12 noon at Davis-Rose Mortuary, 170 Idaho St., in American Falls.

She will be buried in Susanville, CA, next to her husband, Kenneth Weikum. We are honored and blessed that she spent her late years in the community of American Falls amongst her many friends. Memories, condolences and photos may be shared online at In lieu of flowers, the family has asked that donations be made to: Cure Alzheimer’s Fund, 34 Washington Street, Suite 200, Wellesley Hills, MA 02481; tel: (781) 237-3800; fax: (781) 658-2399; EIN: 52-2396428.

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