“Jim” James Edward Knapton, 80 of Stites, Idaho passed away Monday November 14, 2016 at Deaconess Medical Center in Spokane, Washington. Jim was born July 28, 1936 in Pittsville, Wisconsin to Keith and Ruth (Phillips) Knapton. While still a young boy his father decided to “sell the farm” literally in a big auction and move to Pierce, Idaho. Jim grew up in the mountains around … [Read more...] about James “Jim” Knapton, 80 of Stites, ID passed away Nov. 14, 2016
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Marvin B. Forsman, 75, peacefully passed away Thursday October 20, 2016 after a battle with COPD. He was born Aug. 21, 1941 to Loretta & Alvin Forsman in Greencreek, ID. He was the 1st of 10 children. He attended public school in Keuterville, ID and St. Gertrude’s Academy in Cottonwood, ID He proudly served in the Army from 1960 to 1963 as a tank operator. After his time in the … [Read more...] about Marvin B. Forsman, 75 of Kooskia and Elk City Idaho
Gary Richard Huntley, age 76, passed away Friday, October 14, 2016 at his home on Red Fir Road near Kooskia, Idaho, after a short battle with cancer. Gary was born March 29, 1940, the fourth child of six, to Jack and Edith (Spangler) Huntley in Grangeville, Idaho. He graduated from Grangeville High School in 1958. After high school, Gary spent 10 years in the Navy where he met his wife of 55 … [Read more...] about Gary Huntley, 76 of Kooskia, Idaho died Oct 14, 2016
Obituary for Leo Godwin Leo Ivan Godwin 92 of Kamiah, Idaho passed away September 28, 2016 at St. Joseph Regional Medical Center in Lewiston, Idaho. Leo was born April 25, 1924 to John and Maude (Tweedy) Godwin on Tahoe Ridge near Kooskia, ID He was number 12 of 14 children. He grew up on Tahoe Ridge and always had a strong work ethic. He went to Tahoe and Red Fir Schools and … [Read more...] about Leo Godwin, 92 of Kamiah, Idaho died September 28, 2016
Jim W. Hisaw earned his wings on the evening of September 26,2016, as he left this earth for greater adventures. Jim was born on March 8, 1944, in Sacramento, CA. to Robert Lee Hisaw and Edna (McGarr). Jim attended Maxwell (CA) Elementary Schools and graduated in 1962 from Maxwell Union High School in a class of only 28 students. He then attended Yuba College in Marysville, CA, subsequently … [Read more...] about Jim W. Hisaw, 72 of Kamiah, ID
Elvin "Pfeff" Pfefferkorn was born November 20. 1944 in Grangeville, Idaho and left us much too soon on September 13, 2016 in Lewiston, Idaho. Elvin attended school in Kooskia, graduating in 1963. After graduation he attended Lewis Clark State College persuing a degree in education. During college, Elvin married Carolyn Davis, and they started a family soon after, Jana born in 1964, Brad in … [Read more...] about Elvin “Pfeff” Pfefferkorn was born November 20. 1944 in Grangeville, Idaho and left us much too soon on September 13, 2016 in Lewiston, Idaho.