Press Obituaries

Millie Prather

Millie Prather was born to Ralph and Minnie Pientok on April 24, 1948 in Georgia. Millie and her family moved to La Crosse, WI, where they owned and operated a farm and dairy ranch. As a young adult Millie moved…

K. Lynn Norlen

Kathryn Lynn “K. Lynn” Norlen, 45, of American Falls succumbed to depression and alcoholism and ended her life on Monday, Oct. 14, 2013 at Massacre Rocks State Park. K. Lynn was born Kathryn Lynn Wetzel on Oct. 23, 1967 in…

Merrill Davis

Merrill Roy “Pete” Davis died on Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2013 at the age of 64. He was born Sept. 21, 1949 in American Falls, ID. He attended school in American Falls, graduated and then enlisted in the Army in March…

Kim Blaker

Kim Marie Severson Blaker passed away peacefully at home on Monday, Oct.14, 2013, in American Falls. She was born in Burley, ID, on Feb. 28, 1958. Her parents were Vard Severson and Lois Dyer Severson. Kim attended school in Burley…

Shamae Gneiting Lyon

Shamae Gneiting Lyon, 30, daughter of Kathy and Danny Gneiting and wife of Loren Lyon, passed away in her sleep early Sunday morning, Oct. 20, 2013. A viewing will be held Friday, Oct. 25, at the Wilks Funeral Home, 211…

Johnny Dell Nugent, 70

Johnny Dell Nugent, 70, of Sterling, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2013 at his home in Sterling, ID. He was born Nov. 19, 1942 in Sterling, ID, to Arnold Napoleon and Della Phillips Nugent. Johnny was the 12th of 14…

Daxton Hank Fitch

Daxton Hank Fitch passed away Oct. 15, 2013. He was born Sept. 4, 2013 the son of Ashlee & Hank Fitch. The funeral service will be 3:00 p.m. Sat. Oct. 19 at the LDS 1st Ward,American Falls.

Erma Haskell Moss

Erma R. Haskell Moss passed away on Tuesday, Oct. 8, 2013 at Power County Nursing Home. Almost 99 years earlier, she was born Nov. 8, 1914 in a small community of Sublett, in Cassia County, ID. Erma was the first…

Boyd T. Johns

Boyd T. Johns, age 78, passed away peacefully in Lynnwood, WA, on Thursday, Oct. 3, 2013. Boyd was born Jan. 30, 1935, in Blackfoot, ID. He lived in American Falls, ID, before retiring to Lynnwood, WA. He worked at Massey…

Michael Hovorka

Michael Roy Hovorka, age 69, passed away at his home in American Falls on Monday, Oct. 7, 2013. Michael was born in Portland, OR, on Jan. 28, 1944 to Stanley and Lucille Hovorka. The family moved from Portland to Pocatello…