Press Obituaries

Johnny Hernandez

Johnny R. Hernandez, 77, American Falls, passed away, Wednesday, Aug. 19, 2015 at a local medical center. A Celebration of life will be held Thursday, Aug. 27 at 11 a.m. in the PowerHouse Christian Fellowship, 2905 Sunbeam Rd., American Falls,…

Alice Cotant

Alice Jean Cotant passed away peacefully at the age of 90 on Thursday, Aug. 13, 2015 at the Pocatello Veterans Home. Alice was born Jan. 14, 1925 in Pocatello, ID, to Altie Huggins and Earl Nixon. She was the second…

Dylan Workman

To our beloved son Dylan Andrew Workman, born Friday, June 5, 2015, died Thursday, Aug. 13, 2015, rest in peace. Dylan is survived by his parents, Dustin and Heather Workman; his sisters, Megan, Erica and Sophia; his grandparents, Roger and…

Carroll “Wayne” Nelson

American Falls – Wayne Nelson, 71, passed away on Saturday, Aug. 8, 2015. A Celebration of Life was held on Sunday, Aug. 16, from 6 to 10 p.m. at the Upper Ross Park pavilion in Pocatello. Arrangements were under the…

Harvey Winters

Harvey Winters, father, grandfather and great-grandfather, joined his wife in heaven on Saturday, Aug. 1, 2015. He was born April 22, 1932 in Chester, ID, and he spent his whole life in this state, the last 50 years in American…

Juanita Sjelin

Juanita Brubaker Sjelin, 89, passed away, Thursday, Aug. 6, 2015 while living in the Camelot Retirement Home in Hemet, CA. She was born Jan. 28, 1926 in the town of Mexico, IN. Her family of seven sisters and two brothers…

Kenneth Smith, Jr.

Death Notice Kenneth Wesley Smith, Jr., 51, of Pocatello, ID, passed away in Heber City, UT, following an illness on July 26, 2015. Arrangements are under the care of Downard Funeral Home, 241 North Garfield Ave., Pocatello, ID. Honoring his…

Wilmetta Hartley Meadows

Wilmetta H. Meadows was born in American Falls on July 8, 1918 to William and Agnes (Burns) Hartley. Her early years were spent on the Hartley ranch in Landing, ID. She attended the Landing country school, where her mother was…

Carma Larsen

Carma Joy Robison Larsen, 80, of American Falls, died on Sunday, July 12, 2015 in Pocatello, ID. She was born on Nov. 7, 1934 in Fillmore, UT, to Pauline Swallow Robison and Alfred Milton Robison. She graduated from Millard High…

John Rex Duffin

John Rex Duffin, Pocatello, passed away peacefully Tuesday, July 14, 2015 in his sleep, with his best friend and loving wife, Myrna of 59 years by his side. John was born Jan. 6, 1931 in Hunter, UT, to John Leslie…