Press Obituaries

Arnold Glarborg

Family and friends of Dr. Arnold Glarborg are invited to attend a memorial service in his honor that will be held on Saturday, June 21, in Blackfoot, ID, at Emanuel Lutheran Church, 1110 Parkway Drive. The memorial service will begin…

Quinton Geruard Blackburn

Quinton Geruard Blackburn, 92, of Springfield, Idaho passed away Thursday, June 12, 2014 at his home, surrounded by his family. Quinton was born July 22, 1921 in Springfield, Idaho to Dewey Earl Blackburn and Valine Ellen Gutting. He spent his…

John Ronald Bolingbroke

John Ronald Bolingbroke, age 74, passed away at 2:16 a.m. Wednesday, June 4, 2014, at West Valley Hospital in Goodyear, AZ. He was born May 17, 1940, in Pocatello, Idaho, to Ephraim and Zella Daniels Bolingbroke. He was raised on…

Mary Virginia Geesey

Mary Virginia Geesey passed away at the age of 96 on April 22, 2014. Mary Virginia (Mary V.) was born to Edith Brock Cooke and Homer L. Cooke in Idaho Falls, ID, on November 5, 1917. They lived for a…

Bernell Wetzel

Bernell Edwin Wetzel, 80, passed away on Wednesday, May 21, 2014, at his home in Willard, UT. Bernell married his sweetheart, Ramona Permann on August 28, 1951, in American Falls. Funeral services were held on Tuesday, May 27, 2014 in…

Helen Faye England Koompin

After a valiant and courageous battle with cancer, Helen Faye England Koompin passed away peacefully at Portneuf Medical Center on Tuesday, May 21, 2014, with her loving family by her side. Helen was born the fifth child of Mildred Roper…

Fern Lenore VanHorn England

Fern Lenore VanHorn England passed away Saturday, May 17, 2014, peacefully at home at the age of 98 surrounded by family.  She led a rich and wonderful life. Fern, the daughter of Lee and Nola VanHorn, was born October 10,…

Jesse (Bud) M. Phelps

Jesse (Bud) M. Phelps was born May 24, 1920 in Arbon, Idaho to Frank and Rose Phelps and he passed away March 7, 2014 at the Power County Nursing Home in American Falls, Idaho.  Frank and Rose had five children…

Laurel Fern Adkins George

Mother, sister, aunt and grandma passed away May 16, 2014 in Pocatello, Idaho. Laurel was born July 4, 1929 to William Harmon Adkins and Linnie Lee Pennington. She got her schooling in American Falls, Idaho. She is the eleventh of…

Richard H. Brucks

Richard H. Brucks, 73, of Bellevue, WA, went home to be with Jesus after a long battle with cancer on Monday, April 28, 2014, surrounded by his family at his home. Richard was born January 22, 1941, to Emmanuel and…