Category: Press Obituaries

Shirley Lee

Shirley Laureen Lee died Thursday, Aug. 26, 2021, surrounded by her family after a short battle with leukemia. Shirley Laureen Hastings was born to Gordon Russell Hastings and Betty Celia Nolin on Oct. 3, 1934, at Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario,…

Duane Harvey Isaak

  Duane Harvey Isaak of American Falls went to be with his savior, Jesus Christ, on Wednesday, Aug. 4, 2021. Born to Raymond and Esther Isaak on April 19, 1959 in Rupert, a loving son, brother, and uncle, Duane will…

Ed Benson

Henry Edward Benson, 101, of Island Park, ID, passed away Tuesday, July 27, 2021, at his home. Private services will be held. Condolences may be offered at www.woodfuneralhome.com.

Thomas A. Sawyer

Thomas A. Sawyer was born April 26, 1946, in Pocatello, ID. Bertha and Fred Sawyer adopted him when he was two days old. They lived in Kuna, ID, until he was five years old. Then they moved to American Falls,…

Kirk Matthew Stroschein

Kirk Matthew Stroschein, age 65, of American Falls passed away following a vehicle accident on Tuesday, July 20, 2021. He was born on Sept. 13, 1955 to Ronald “Scratch” and Betty Stroschein, the fifth of nine children. He was raised…

Thomas A. Sawyer

Thomas A Sawyer, 75, passed away on Thursday, July 22, 2021 in Arizona. Arrangements are pending with Colonial Chapel in Pocatello, ID.

Kirk Matthew Stroschein

Kirk Matthew Stroschein, 65, passed away. A full obituary will be posted in next week’s paper. A visitation will be held from 6-8 p.m. on Thursday July, 29, 2021, at Wilks Funeral Home, 211 W. Chubbuck Road, Chubbuck, Idaho. A…

Joey D. Williams

Joey D. Williams was born on July 24, 1967 in Pocatello, ID. He passed away peacefully following an illness at the age of 53 on Wednesday, July 14, 2021 at Portneuf Medical Center. Honoring his wishes, Joey will be cremated…

Ruth “Irene” Tiede

The Tiede family and friends lost their precious Matriarch to the arms of our Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, on Sunday, July 11, 2021. Irene was born in Aberdeen, ID, on Aug. 9, 1920, to Abraham and Aganetha Dick. She…

Edith Irene Huff Walters

Edith Walters, our beloved mom, grandma, great-grandma, and great-great-grandma, peacefully joined her Savior shortly after celebrating her 99th birthday. Grandma (she insisted everyone call her Grandma, even if you had just met her) was an example of Christ-like love and…