Category: Press Obituaries

Lorenzo Gonzalez

Lorenzo Valenzuela Gonzalez, 51, passed away suddenly following a long battle with kidney and heart disease, returning to his Heavenly Father on Thursday, Oct. 25, 2018. Lorenzo was born on May 18, 1967 in Chihuahua, Mexico, to Josefina Valenzuela and…

Viola (Cris) Toews

Viola (Cris) E. Toews, 80, passed away peacefully in her sleep in American Falls, ID, on Sunday, Oct. 28, 2018. Cris was a thoughtful and loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. She will be remembered for the kindness she showed…

Esther Duncan (Eeepy)

  Esther Duncan (Eeepy), 74, went to be with her Lord, Friday, Sept. 28, 2018 in Sun City West, AZ. She fought a courageous battle the last two years. She was a 1962 graduate of American Falls High School. Esther…

Sharon Lee Haynes

Sharon Lee Haynes, 73, of Rockland, ID, born May 26, 1945 in Joplin, MO, passed peacefully Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018 at Portneuf Hospital, Pocatello, ID. Born to Rollie and Ruby Welch, she was a long-time resident of Joplin, MO, and…

Larry Jay Beck

Larry Jay Beck, 58, of Aberdeen, returned home to live with Heavenly Father on Friday, Oct. 12, 2018. Larry was born to Bruce Jay Beck and Shirley Ross Beck. He grew up in Aberdeen and graduated in 1978. At the…

Leann Mansfield

Margaret “Leann” Phearson Mansfield passed away peacefully in her home on Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2018. Leann was born Oct. 19, 1949 in Boise, ID, to Patricia A. Nefsey and Leo F. Phearson Sr. Later they moved to Oregon where she…

Alice Detzel Kress

Alice Lena Detzel Kress passed away on Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2018 at the age of 99. She was born at the family homestead near Roy, ID, to Martin Detzel and Lena Kebell Detzel. She attended grade school at East Lonigan…

Tate Calvin Foster

  The world was blessed Feb. 20, 2007 when God gave us Tate Calvin Foster. He was born to Jeremy and Mandi Foster, at Mountain View Hospital in Idaho Falls, ID. He was called home Saturday, Sept. 22, 2018. Tate…

Larry Beck

Larry Beck, 58, passed away on Friday, Oct. 12, 2018. Services will be held on Wednesday, Oct. 17, at 2 p.m. at Colonial Funeral Home, 2005 S. 4th Ave., Pocatello, ID. Condolences may be made at www.colonial-funeralhome.com. A complete obituary…

Rex Lewis

  Marvin Rex Lewis, 69, passed away Friday, Oct. 12, 2018, surrounded by his family. Rex was the first-born son of Marvin J. and Joan Cookman Lewis, third born of 14 children. His entire childhood, with its many adventures, was…