Press Obituaries

Rosa Lee Rosen

Rosa Lee “Rosie” Ralphs Rosen, 62, of Meridian, ID, passed away Tuesday, July 2, 2013, surrounded by her family. She was born Oct. 5, 1950 to Alvin Leo Ralphs and Celia Lois Walker. On Nov. 27, 1971 she was married…

Margaret L. Hartley

1915 – 2013 Margaret L. (Hardwick) Hartley was born on Jan. 30, 1915 in Los Angeles, CA, to William N. and Alberta Hardwick. In 1916, when Margaret was one and a half, the family moved back to Idaho. They settled…

Edwin Conrad Beitz

ROCKLAND – Edwin Conrad Beitz of Rockland, ID, passed away on Tuesday, June 25, 2013, at his home in Rockland. Edwin was born April 24, 1922, in Loveland, CO, to Ralph and Louise Schafer Beitz. He was raised and went…

Margaret “Toots” Simms Allen

Margaret “Toots” Simms Allen, 91, passed away Sunday, June 23, 2013 at Highland Hills Care Center in Pocatello, ID. Margaret was born Jan. 4, 1922 to Charles and Ethel Simms in American Falls. The family moved to Roy, ID, when…

Helen Elaine Hagar

1932-2013 Helen Elaine Hagar, 81, of Boise passed away at home on June 13, 2013. Helen was born in McPherson, KS, to Otis Carl and Johanna Roseberg. She grew up in American Falls, ID, graduated from American Falls High School…

Donald Kraupie

Funeral Notice Donald Lee Kraupie, of Pocatello, ID, passed away Friday, June 7, 2013. The funeral service was at 11 a.m. Tuesday, June 11, at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Aberdeen First Ward, Aberdeen, ID. A viewing…

Eileen Ward Estep

Our sweet mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother, Eileen Ward Estep, passed away peacefully, Thursday, June 6, 2013, at a local care facility. She was born May 22, 1928, the fourth of five children to Elmer Mosiah and Susan Irene Thomas Ward…

Michael Stoker

Michael Stoker, 64, formerly of Aberdeen, passed away Monday, June 3, 2013, in Sandy, UT. Services for Michael are tentatively scheduled for Saturday, June 8, in Sandy. For more information and online condolences to the family log on to www.colonial-funeralhome.com.

Thomas Neil Turnbeaugh

Death Notice Thomas Neil “Tom” Turnbeaugh passed away Friday, May 24, 2013 at his home in Pocatello, ID. Funeral arrangements are pending under the direction of Davis-Rose Mortuary in American Falls. Services will be announced in a later edition of…

Ray Willard Fiscus

Death Notices Ray Willard Fiscus, 77, passed away Wednesday, May 22, 2013 at the Power County Nursing Home, in American Falls. The graveside service was at 10 a.m., Tuesday, May 28, at the Falls View Cemetery, American Falls. Memories and…