• Obituaries

Edna Heath

June 7, 2021

Edna Lois Heath, 96, passed away on Monday, June 7, 2021 in Sagle, Idaho. A complete obituary will be published at a later date. ...

Kevin Cavalier

June 6, 2021

Kevin John Cavalier, 61, passed away on Sunday, June 6, 2021 in Sandpoint, Idaho. Private family services will be held. Kevin was born on April 6, 1960 in Long Beach, CA to Marvin and Phyllis Cavalier. He attended school in Spokane, WA, Bremerton, ...

Jonathan Lewis

June 5, 2021

Jonathan Dean Lewis, 33, passed away on Saturday, June 5, 2021 in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho. A celebration of Jon’s life will be held at a later date. Jon was born on February 3, 1988 in Sandpoint, Idaho to Roger Lewis and Julie Stevens. He grew up a...

Merilee Lovelace-Kleiber

May 30, 2021

Merilee Jean Lovelace-Kleiber died peacefully at Hospice House in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho on Sunday, May 30, 2021. Merilee was born June 10, 1953 in Corydon Iowa. After living in Iowa, South Dakota, and Michigan her family settled in St. Cloud, Min...

Steven Gilliland

May 30, 2021

Steven Dale Gilliland, 73, passed away on Sunday, May 30, 2021 in Sagle, Idaho. Private family services have been held. Steven was born on April 13, 1948 in Spokane, WA. He grew up and attended schools in Spokane. He then enlisted in the United Stat...

Benjamin Herndon

May 28, 2021

Benjamin Michael Herndon lost his battle with powers and principalities when he died by suicide on May 28, 2021 at Chilkat Lake, Alaska. Benjamin was lured to Alaska by the promise of adventure and alternatives to the Christian worldview in which he...

Steve Kantrud

May 27, 2021

Stephen “Steve” Paul Kantrud, age 55, of Sandpoint, Idaho, died in the Kalispell Regional Medical Center from complications invoked by COVID-19 on May 27, 2021. Steve was born in Fergus Falls, Minnesota on December 9, 1965 to Stephen Leonard ...

Gary Williamson

May 26, 2021

Gary Bagley Williamson, 67, passed away on Wednesday, May 26, 2021 in Sandpoint, Idaho after an 11-year battle with a form of Alzheimer’s called PCA. Memorial Services will be held at 4:00 PM on Thursday, June 3, 2021 at the Sandpoint Church of th...

Telva Bolkcom

May 25, 2021

Telva D. Bolkcom passed peacefully in her sleep on Tuesday, May 25, 2021 at her home in Athol, Idaho at the age of 84, she will be greatly missed and always remembered. Services to honor her life will be held at 11:00 am on Saturday June 5th at th...

James "Doc" Kemp

May 23, 2021

James Daniel Kemp, D.C. was born June 30, 1939 in Emmetsburg, Iowa, to Archie and Susie Kemp. He passed away on May 23, 2021, at the age of 81 at his home in Sandpoint. He was raised on a farm in Iowa, and enjoyed running tractors, and all types of h...

Chris Thurlow

May 23, 2021

Christopher Lynn Thurlow, 59, passed away peacefully in his home with friends and family present, on Sunday, May 23, 2021 in Sandpoint, Idaho. Chris was born on June 2, 1961 in Sandpoint, to Jerry and Phyllis (Bricker) Thurlow. He spent his childho...

Rockey L Burkholder

May 20, 2021

Rockey Lee Burkholder, 72, passed away on Monday December 7, 2020 in Sandpoint, Idaho. Tentatively, joint memorial services (with his mother, Valdie) will be held on Saturday, September 18, at the Becker Auditorium in Bonners Ferry, Idaho. Rockey w...

Valdie Burkholder

May 20, 2021

Valdie Virginia Burkholder, 95, passed away at her home on Thursday, May 20, 2021 in Bonners Ferry, Idaho. Tentatively, joint memorial services (with her son, Rockey) will be held on Saturday, September 18, at the Becker Auditorium in Bonners Ferry, ...

Leonard Bright

May 17, 2021

Leonard A. Bright, 84, passed away on Monday, May 17, 2021 in Careywood, Idaho. Private family services have been held. Leonard was born on May 14, 1937 in Menominee, Michigan to Leonard and Leta Bright. After his schooling he entered the United Sta...

Laura Loesch

April 30, 2021

Laura Elizabeth Loesch, 61, resident of Sagle, passed away on Friday, April 30, 2021 at Kootenai Health in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho. Private family services have been held. Laura was born on October 12, 1959 in Juneau, AK to Keith and Virginia Myers. ...

Deborah I (Coates) Meyers

April 23, 2021

Deborah Irene Coates was born in Monrovia, CA, on April 2, 1951, the daughter of Lloyd and Lorene Coates. She grew up in various locations in California, Oklahoma and Texas, graduating from Muskogee High School in Oklahoma. Debbie lived her younger...

John Jenkins

April 19, 2021

John Richard Jenkins, 51, passed away on Monday, April 19, 2021 in Ponderay, Idaho. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 am on Friday, April 23, 2021 at the Lakeview Funeral Home in Sandpoint with Fr. Sleeva Raju officiating. John will be laid to r...

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Harold L. Albert

April 19, 2021

Harold Albert, 91, of Sandpoint, ID passed away on April 19, 2021. Celebration of life will be held at 2pm June 12th at the Fraternal Order of Eagles, 1151 John Hudon Lane, Sandpoint, ID. He was born on March 15, 1930 to Roy and Emily Albert of Potl...

Rita Modesto

April 14, 2021

Please Click Livestream Link Below www.hdezwebcast.com/show/rita-connie-modesto On Wednesday, April 14th, 2021, at the age of 96 years, Rita Frances “Connie” Modesto passed away, surrounded by her loving family, and was welcomed into the ...

Perry Palmer

April 12, 2021

Perry Palmer, 84, passed away on Monday, April 12, 2021 in Sandpoint, Idaho. Memorial services will be held at 10:30 am on Saturday, May 15, 2021 at the First Baptist Church with Pastor Brandon Herron officiating. Perry was born in Sandpoint on Febr...

Bruce Campbell

April 6, 2021

Richard “Bruce” Campbell, 78, passed away on Tuesday, April 6, 2021 surrounded by his family and friends in Sandpoint, Idaho, following an extended battle with illness. Private family services have already been held. Bruce was preceded in death ...

Alida Darlene Courser

April 2, 2021

Alida Darlene Courser, 65, passed away on Friday, April 2, 2021 in Sandpoint, Idaho. Services will be held at a later date. Darlene will be buried in the Superior Montana Cemetery. Darlene was born on May 28, 1955 in Fall City, WA to Donald and Alid...

Marty Rickman

March 27, 2021

Mary Martha “Marty” Rickman, 78, passed away on Saturday, March 27, 2021 in Coeur d’ Alene, Idaho. Private family services have been held. Marty was born on December 20, 1942 in Covington, KY to John and Polly Powers. She moved to Sandpoint in...

Garrett Chandler

March 25, 2021

Click Link at 3:00 pm on Friday, April 16, 2021 Livestream Link: https://www.hdezwebcast.com/show/memorial-for-william-garrett-chandler William Garrett Chandler passed away on Thursday, March 25, 2021 near Sandpoint, Idaho. Born to Carrie Ridg...

Frankie Clouse

March 23, 2021

Mae Frances “Frankie” Clouse, 103 years, 9+ months, passed away on Tuesday, March 23, 2021 in Sandpoint, Idaho. Frankie was born on June 8, 1917 in Atlanta, GA and grew up in Texas. A celebration of life for family and friends will be held at a l...