Category: Press Obituaries

Thomas A. Sawyer

Thomas A Sawyer, 75, passed away on Thursday, July 22, 2021 in Arizona. Arrangements are pending with Colonial Chapel in Pocatello, ID.

Kirk Matthew Stroschein

Kirk Matthew Stroschein, 65, passed away. A full obituary will be posted in next week’s paper. A visitation will be held from 6-8 p.m. on Thursday July, 29, 2021, at Wilks Funeral Home, 211 W. Chubbuck Road, Chubbuck, Idaho. A…

Joey D. Williams

Joey D. Williams was born on July 24, 1967 in Pocatello, ID. He passed away peacefully following an illness at the age of 53 on Wednesday, July 14, 2021 at Portneuf Medical Center. Honoring his wishes, Joey will be cremated…

Ruth “Irene” Tiede

The Tiede family and friends lost their precious Matriarch to the arms of our Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, on Sunday, July 11, 2021. Irene was born in Aberdeen, ID, on Aug. 9, 1920, to Abraham and Aganetha Dick. She…

Edith Irene Huff Walters

Edith Walters, our beloved mom, grandma, great-grandma, and great-great-grandma, peacefully joined her Savior shortly after celebrating her 99th birthday. Grandma (she insisted everyone call her Grandma, even if you had just met her) was an example of Christ-like love and…

Leora Jane Rogers

Leora Jane Rogers passed away on Thursday, July 1, 2021 in Rigby, ID, after a courageous battle with cancer. Leora was born on May 11, 1941 in American Falls, ID, to George Curtis and Mae Fifield Peck and was raised…

Daniel Mathew Thaxton

Daniel Mathew Thaxton, 53, of American Falls, ID, passed away on Wednesday, July 7, 2021, at his home. Dan was born April 4, 1968, in Honolulu, Hawaii to Larry and EseEse Thaxton. He is the oldest of four children. He…

Diane Stone

Diane Lee Huber Stone passed away at home, age 70, after several health issues. Diane was born Sept. 3, 1950, in American Falls, ID, to Lawrence and Leona Huber. She graduated from American Falls High School class of 1968. Diane…

Edward L. Kucera and Randy S. Kucera

A dual graveside service will be held on Friday, July 16, 2021, at 10 a.m. at Falls View Cemetery in American Falls for Edward L. Kucera and Randy S. Kucera. The service will be brief and the family is requesting…

Norma Jean Neu

Norma Jean Neu, 76, of American Falls, ID, died peacefully at her home on Tuesday morning, June 22, 2021 of natural causes. Norma was born on July 11, 1944 in Aberdeen, ID, to Ivan and Norma (Jensen) Nelson. She married…