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Leslie Jay Jeffers

On July 25th, 2020 we lost a great man, dad, son, husband, brother and friend, Leslie Jay Jeffers. He was born May 20, 1949 in Burns, Oregon to Bud and Rose Jeffers. They moved to the Priest River area in…

Clifford "Cliff" Herbert Miller

Clifford “Cliff” Herbert Miller, 87 Clifford “Cliff” Herbert Miller, 87, of Osburn, Idaho, passed away July 26, 2020 at Kootenai Health of Coeur d’ Alene, Idaho. He was born September 22, 1932 in Zap, North Dakota; Cliff was the son…

Jaylene Kay Grebil

Jaylene Kay Grebil, 67 Beloved wife, mother, grandmother, daughter and friend, Jaylene Kay Grebil, 67, of Kellogg, Idaho, passed away July 31, 2020 at the Good Samaritan Silver Wood Village of Silverton, Idaho. She was born November 6, 1952 in…

Tyler Vance Watson

Tyler Vance Watson, 29, died on July 21st 2020.  He was born January 1991 in Coeur d’ Alene, ID. The son of Joel and Susan Watson, brother Cory Watson and his three children Tyler, Jayden, and Lily. Tyler was a…

Kathryn Ann Calkins

Kathryn Ann Calkins, Newport Aug 8, 1953-July 25, 2020 Kathryn, known to her friends and family as “Katie” or “Kathee”, loved spending time with her husband and children.  She enjoyed traveling, gardening, reading, crafting and motorcycle riding.  In addition, she…

Samuel Austin Bendickson

Samuel Austin Bendickson October 8, 1976 – July 17, 2020 It is with love and heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Samuel Austin Bendickson age 43. Sam will be deeply missed by his wife, Brenda Bendickson; son Emmett;…

Eldon Richard Kauffman

Eldon Richard Kauffman, 83, passed away on Thursday, July 16, 2020 in Spokane Valley, Washington. A memorial service with military honors will be held at the pavillion adjacent to the Latter-day Saint temple and stake center at approximately 13840 E…

Carol Henderson

Carol J. Henderson 1937 – July 14, 2020; she was preceded in death her husband Orlin D. Henderson parents; father - Edward Cutler mother-Virginia Bein Cutler survived by her children Wesley Henderson, Tammy Beggs, Corey Henderson. Carol is also survived…

Geraldine "Geri" Dana

Geraldine “Geri” Grace Dana went home to the Lord on Friday, July 17th. She was 78. She was greeted at Heaven’s gates by her husband Charles “Chuck” Dana, where he was waiting to dance “The Jig” with her. She was…

Steven R. Eastman

Steven R. Eastman passed away early morning at home in Newport, WA March of 2020, he was 50 years old. His family described him as a loving father, grandfather, and best friend who placed his kids and family first even…

Donna Jones

Donna Marie Caprai Jones passed away peacefully in her home on Monday July 13th after a yearlong courageous battle. She was 86. Mom was born the youngest of 4 children to John and Bessie Caprai. She was a princess to…

George Taylor

George Edward “Butch” Taylor Jr. passed away in Newport, Wa on Sunday, July 12th, 2020. He was born on November 9th, 1943 in Santa Cruz, California to parents George Edward Taylor Sr. and Margaret Alazerie Taylor. He was the only…

William (Bill) Grendzinski

William (Bill) Grendzinski born Aug 14, 1931 in Reseburg, WI to Peter and Mary (Bando) Grendzinski. He died in Kootenai Medical Center in Coeur d’Alene from lung cancer. He is survived by two brothers, John Grendzinski in Altura, MN and…

Mark Stephan Turkington

Mark Stephan Turkington (66) of Fernwood, ID passed away at his home July 3, 2020. He was born to Velma Booth and David Turkington on October 25,1953 in Covina, CA. Mark grew up in El Monte, CA and as a…

Jack Alexander Best

Jack Alexander Best, Sr., 82, of Wallace, ID, passed away on Friday, July 10, 2010 at the Schneidmiller Hospice House in Coeur d’Alene, ID. Jack was born on October 12, 1937 in Syracuse, NY, a son of the late Lewis…

Angela Marie Romanos

Angela Marie Romanos left her earthly shell unexpectedly, to be with her Savior on June 27, 2020. Angie was born in Torrance, CA, July 22, 1979 to Tiki Wiese and Frank Romanos Sr.. Angie grew up in the Newport area.…

Charles (Monty) Coleman

CHARLES MONTGOMERY (MONTY) COLEMAN, 86 FEBRUARY 1934 – JULY 2020 Monty was born to Elmer and Velma Coleman and grew up in Tiger, WA.  He had two older brothers, Larry and Lonnie, and two younger sisters, Venna and Pink.  He…

William David Haley

William David Haley (78) longtime Fernwood, ID resident passed away at Kootenai Health after a 4-wheeler accident. Dave was born on October 20, 1941 to Ivan and Goldie (Whitten) Haley in Shawnee Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma. Dave and his family lived…

Susan Evelyn Hills

Susan Evelyn Hills (71), beloved wife, mother, daughter, sister, friend and resident of St.Maries Idaho passed away unexpectantly at her home on July 7, 2020. She was born on November 20, 1948 in Wallace, ID to Paul and Gladys (Mullendore)…

Charles M. "Speedy" Dawson

Charles M. “Speedy” Dawson Speedy passed away of Diabetic and Heart Disease complications on Saturday March 14, 2020 at Sacred Heart Hospital in Spokane, Washington with his youngest daughter Ginnie by his side. His larger than life smile brightened our…

Don D. Buchmiller

Don D. Buchmiller passed away on June 21, 2020 at his home in Newport, Washington. He is survived by his four step-daughters — Melanie Banfield, Rhonda Hoener, Debbie Kimble and Sherry Lynch — and his companion, Irene Collum. He was…

Steven Douglas McBride

Steven Douglas McBride born July 20, 1967, to Kenneth McBride and Pamela Adams of Missoula, Montana, Steven Douglas McBride passed away unexpectedly Tuesday, July 7th, 2020 in Sacred Heart Hospital. A Visitation is scheduled for Thursday, July 16th from 4…

Regina Margaret Horning

Regina Margaret Horning, 88 Beloved mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, Regina Margaret Horning, 88, of Osburn, Idaho, passed away July 9, 2020 at the Schneidmiller House (Hospice House) of Coeur d’ Alene, Idaho. She was born November 25, 1931 in Yucca,…

James Michael Hines

James Michael Hines, age 70, passed away peacefully on Thursday, July 2, 2020 at his home in Newport, WA comforted by his wife. Born 1950 in Columbus, OH to the late Wendel Hines and Patricia Hines, Hiner, as he was…