Press Obituaries

Marianna Fehringer

Beloved wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother. Born in Senath, Missouri on July 9, 1934 to HD Holder and Ruby Wilkins, Marianna passed away Wednesday, June 17, 2015 at the Portneurf Medical Center with her family by her side. She…

Wayne D. Barker

Wayne D. Barker passed away Tuesday, June 16, 2015. The memorial service was at 11 a.m. Saturday, June 20, at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 111 Church Place, American Falls Second Ward. Burial will be at the…

Edwin C. Cox

Edwin C. Cox passed away peacefully in his home Saturday, June 13, 2015 after a courageous battle with cancer. Ed was born April 25, 1944 in Blackfoot, ID, to LeRoy and Lucy Cox. He was preceded in death by his…

Robert Duane Bernal, Jr.

Robert Duane Bernal, Jr. (Peanuts), a loving Father, Papa, Son, Uncle, Nephew, and friend, passed away Friday, June 12, 2015 in American Falls, Idaho. Peanuts was born March 26, 1963 to Robert and Candy Bernal in Greeley, Colorado. As a…

Albert L. “Bert” Baker

Albert L. “Bert” Baker, 75, died from a brief illness on Tuesday, June 2, 2015 at Colorado Springs, CO. Bert was born as the third son of Earl Leroy Baker and Mayme Lucille Pease at Weiser, ID, on Aug. 18,…

Bobbie C Simms

February 9, 1920 – June 3, 2015 Bobbie Charles Simms passed away on Wednesday, June 3, 2015 at the Power County Hospital District in American Falls. He was 95 years old. Bobbie was born in Roy, Idaho on February 9,…

Col. Edgar R. Grischkowsky

Col. Edgar R. “Gris” Grischkowsky, USAF, Ret., 81, of Austin, TX, passed away at St. David’s Hospital on May 29, 2015. Gris was born in American Falls, ID, on Sept. 16, 1933 to Paulina and David Grischkowsky. He graduated from…

Martin Lee Reaves

Martin Lee Reaves, age 65, passed away on Wednesday, May 27, 2015 at the Portneuf Medical Center in Pocatello, Idaho surrounded by family. He was born on January 31, 1950 in Redding, California to Leo and Kinzetta Reaves and raised…

Everett Claunch

Everett Claunch passed away Sunday, May 24, surrounded by his loving family. Funeral services will be Friday, May 29, at 11 a.m. at the LDS Lakeview Ward chapel. A full obituary will appear in next week’s paper.

Leslie Hatch Patrick

Born on Aug. 18, 1957, in Price, UT, to Colleen Smith Hatch and Duaine Hatch. Leslie passed away on Monday, May 18, 2015. She was raised in American Falls until she married Jim Patrick and moved to North Tonawanda, NY.…