Philip Donald Broesch, 75, passed away January 16, 2020. Memorial services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, January 25, at St. Pius X Catholic Church, 625 East Haycraft Avenue, Coeur d’Alene, with a reception to follow at the American Legion Hall, 1138 East Poleline Avenue, Post Falls.
Judith (Judy) Bourassa, 76, passed away peacefully at home in Sandpoint on Monday, January 20, 2020, after a short battle with cancer. A private family gathering will be held at a later date.
Lois Marie (Hartling) Christensen Belyea, 78, formerly of Spokane and more recently of Eastport, passed away January 11, 2020, after a hard-fought battle with cancer. Friends and relatives are welcome to attend her Memorial Service at 3 p.m. Saturday, February 29, at Country Homes Christian Church, 8415 North Wall Street, Spokane.
Ryan Lee Merrifield, 30, Bonners Ferry, passed away on January 3, 2020, in Kahuku, Hawaii. Services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, January 25, in the Becker Auditorium at Bonners Ferry High School, 6485 Tamarack Lane, Bonners Ferry. A full obituary is pending.
Charles Edward "Charlie" Gibbs, 90, Moorcraft, Wyoming, took his last flight from this earth on January 15, 2020. The world lost a great pilot and excellent airplane mechanic.
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Stanley Alec Sweet, 81, of Bonners Ferry, passed away January 1, 2020 at the Kootenai Health, Coeur d'Alene. A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, January 11, at Bridgeway Assembly of God, 66027 Highway 2, Bonner Ferry.
Shawn Michael Russell, 40, most recently from Bonners Ferry and a native of Alexandria Bay, New York, passed away December 31, 2019, as the result of an automobile accident near Bonners Ferry. Arrangements are incomplete at this time but it is expected that a celebration of life gathering will be held in late April in Alexandria Bay, New York.
Ava Grace McIntosh, eight years old, passed away on Saturday, December 28, 2019, at Boundary Community Hospital, Bonners Ferry. Funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. Friday January 3, at Cornerstone Christian School, 513357 Highway 95, Bonners Ferry, with interment following at Grandview C…
Matthew Ray Bremer, 48, passed away at his home on December 19, 2019. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, January 4, in the Memorial Hall at the Boundary Boundary County Fairgrounds. His family asks you please join them as they remember and celebrate the life of their beloved brother, son, husband, dad and dear friend.
Michael T. Becker, Troy, Idaho, died Wednesday, December 11, 2019, at his home. He was 72. A celebration of life will be held Saturday, December 21, at the Troy Lions Hall, “Pete’s Place,” on Main Street in Troy.
Beverly C. (Huff) Cordes, Fallon, Nevada, passed away peacefully at home on her 87th birthday, November 28, 2019. A memorial service will be held at 9:30 a.m. Friday, December 20, at Redeemer Lutheran Church, 2920 Cassia Street, Boise with committal to follow at Dry Creek Cemetery.
Ottis “Britt” Hamilton, 70, passed away peacefully with his wife and family surrounding him December 6, 2019. Service will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, December 13, at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, 6568 Alderson Lane, Bonners Ferry.
Keith Jensen, 89, passed away peacefully at his home in Chubbuck, Idaho with his wife of 67 years, Marian, by his side. A viewing will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday, December 6, at the Wilks Funeral Home, 211 West Chubbuck Road, Chubbuck, Idaho. The funeral will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, December 7, at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Tyhee Stake Center, 12146 West Tyhee Road, Pocatello.
Leon Vale Wheeldon was born in Bonners Ferry July 28, 1959, and passed away November 27, 2019, at the Washington State Soldier's Home in Orting, Washington, of multiple sclerosis. A Celebration of Life will be held at 3 p.m. Monday, December 9, at Journey Adventist Church, 77 Solomon Road, Kelso, Washington.
James David Kucherry, 82, born and raised in Bonners Ferry, passed away peacefully at Hospice of Coeur d’Alene on Saturday, November 23, 2019. Jim loved fishing, along with his dog, Mack. He was a big influence on many in his community.
Branden J. Bergen, 28, went to be home with the Lord and his beloved dog Bear Bear on Thursday, November 21, 2019, at Intermountain Medical Center in Murray, Utah. A celebration of life will be announced at a later time.
Michael Glenn Summerfield, 66, died on his birthday, November 7, 2019 at Sacred Heart Medical Center, Spokane. A Memorial Service will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, November 16, at Springs of Living Water Free Methodist Church, 6957 Labrosse Hill Street, Bonners Ferry.
Dana D. Bowman, 51, passed away in Bonners Ferry on Friday, October 25, 2019. A mass will be offered at 11 am Tuesday, November 5, in St. Jospeph’s Catholic Church, 601 South Lincoln Avenue, Sandpoint, with Father Dennis C. Day officiating.
Nannette (Satterlund) Schrader, 54, passed away on October 27, 2019 at her home in Bonners Ferry. She was born in Eugene, Oregon, March 5, 1965, to parents Sheron and Dennis, and she was raised in Libby by her mother and step-father Charles.
Dennis Larry Shelton, 68, passed away on October 28, 2019 at his home near Bonners Ferry. A celebration of life will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, November 1, at the Cornerstone Christian School, 513357 US-95, Bonners Ferry.
Tim Foust passed away Monday, October 21, 2019, in Coeur d'Alene. A celebration of life will be held from noon to 3 p.m. Sunday, November 3, at Great Northwest Territories, 990 Mountain Meadows Road, Naples.
Betty Jane Pyles Wetter Nesby, 91, passed away Friday, October 11, 2019, at Royal Plaza Care Center in Lewiston from complications of congestive heart failure. A family celebration is to be planned at a later date.
Wilma Vetter Kirkendall, 82, passed away on October 10, 2019. at Luther Park in Sandpoint. A celebration of life gathering will be held from 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday, November 2, at the Great Northwest Territories Event Center, 990 Mountain Meadows Road, Naples.
Daryl Albert Thiel, 77, Bonners Ferry, passed away on October 18, 2019, at his home surrounded by his family after a long battle with Parkinson’s disease. A private service will be held at his cabin on Katka Mountain, with a celebration of life at 3 p.m. Sunday, November 3, at the Northwoods…
Florence Kent Griffin, 88, passed away on October 12, 2019 at her residence near Naples. Private arrangements will be held. Florence was a local artist and writer. she was a beloved wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother.
Jacob M. “Jay” Epstein, 83, died October 2, 2019 at his residence north of Bonners Ferry. He was born in the Bronx borough of New York, New York December 5, 1939, to Jacob and Constance Epstein and was raised and educated at Pelham, New York. Jay received his Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical …
Karl A. Friederich passed away at 5:20 a.m. Thursday, September 26, at the Hospice Home of Coeur d'Alene after being Life Flighted to Coeur d'Alene in a coma. Private family services are planned.
Norman Lee Aldridge, 68, passed away on Wednesday, September 25, 2019, in Bonners Ferry, Idaho. Services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, October 12, at Mountain Springs Church, 6789 Main Street, Bonners Ferry.