Press Obituaries

Sydney Collings Peterson

Sydney Collings Peterson was born to J.R. (Russ) and Myrom Collings in American Falls, ID, on July 2, 1942, and passed away in Bozeman, MT, on Wednesday, April 9, 2014. Her life was full of laughs and her million dollar…

Floraine Nielsen

Floraine Nielsen was called home to her Lord and family on Friday, Feb. 28, 2014. She was the last living member of the Charles and Lydia Nielsen family. The third of six children, she was born Nov. 22, 1922 at…

J. F. Foster

J. F. Foster was born to James Fern Foster and Margaret Joy Rathjens Foster on April 21, 1950. Due to a farming accident in December of 1949, J never met his father. Lynn Freeman later married Joy and became J’s…

Douglas Lee Adams

American Falls – Douglas Lee Adams, 64, passed away on Sunday, April 13, 2014. Doug was born on Jan. 7, 1950, to Donald and Shirley Adams in Grundy, WV. On June 10, 1993 Doug married Kathleen (Hensley) Adams in Las…

Howard Klempel

Howard Klempel, a veteran, a farmer/rancher, beloved husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather and friend, passed from this earth to be with his heavenly Father on Thursday, April 10, 2014. Howard was born June 26, 1925 in Aberdeen, ID, to Frank and…

Mikel David Pierce

Mikel David Pierce, 78, passed away Wednesday, April 2, 2014 in American Falls. He was born on Jan. 20 1936, in Geneva, MN, to Manford and Edna Franklin Pierce. He was the youngest of nine children. Mikel graduated from Pine…

Doris (Dee) Egan

Doris (Dee) Elaine Egan, 85, of American Falls passed away peacefully on Tuesday, March 25, 2014. Dee was born on Dec. 11, 1928, in St. Paul, Minnesota, to Bernice and Glenn Cornelison. Dee spent her childhood in Rock Springs, WY.…

Jesse (Bud) M. Phelps

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

Margo Crowder Plumb

Margo Crowder Plumb, born and raised in American Falls, ID, died Wednesday morning, March 19, 2014, in Corpus Christi, TX. She was born in American Falls on Oct. 28, 1934. She was preceded in death by her parents, Charles Crowder…

Arnold Fehringer

After 87 years of a life well lived, Arnold Bernard Fehringer passed away peacefully on Saturday, March 15, 2014. Arnold was born in Peetz, CO, on October 3, 1926 to Leo and Angela (Zach) Fehringer. In 1944, he graduated from…