• Obituaries

Shirley V. Bush

March 5, 2018

Shirley Virginia Bush, loving wife and mother passed away peacefully surrounded by family and friends at home at the age of 96 on March 5, 2018 in Sandpoint, Idaho. She was born in Hillsboro, Oregon March 28, 1921 to Beatrice and Floyd Martin. Shi

Jami Lin Adams

March 4, 2018

Jami Lin (Jungblom) Adams, 52, passed away on March 4, 2018 in Sandpoint, ID. Services will be held at North Summit Church (South building) in Sandpoint on Sunday, March 18, 2018, at 2pm. Jami was born October 4, 1965 in Tonasket, WA to Chuck and Ar

Elaine Tormey

February 18, 2018

Daughter, sister, wife, mother, and friend to all she met , Elaine Berkey Tormey came into this world on Valentine’s Day in 1947 and lived her life spreading joy and empathy, sharing her passions, and campaigning for the misunderstood and less fort

Scott Spalding

February 15, 2018

Scott Allen Spalding, 44, passed away on Thursday, February 15, 2018 in Sandpoint, Idaho. Memorial services will be held at Noon on Wednesday, February 21, 2018 at Cedar Hills Church, where they are members, with Pastor Eric Rust officiating. Scot

Patricia Palmer

February 13, 2018

Patricia “Patty” Palmer- Douglas, 80, a long-time resident of Sandpoint, passed away in Coeur d'Alene, ID on Tuesday, February 13, 2018. A viewing will be held in her honor from 2p.m. To 5p.m. Tuesday, February 20, 2018 at the Lakeview Funeral Ho

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James Cherry

January 31, 2018

James Allen Cherry, 86, passed away on Wednesday, January 31, 2018 in Sandpoint, Idaho. Memorial services will be on June 2, 2018 at 2:00 PM at First Baptist Church. James was born on August 5, 1931 in Fresno, CA to Thomas and Virginia Cherry. He

Dennis Envik

January 29, 2018

Dennis Ray Envik, 66, passed away on Monday, January 29, 2018 in Coeur d‘Alene, Idaho. Viewing will be held from 10:00 am – 1:00 pm on Thursday, February 8, 2017 at the Lakeview Funeral Home. Funeral services will follow at 1:00 pm. Dennis was

Carl Heidenreich

January 29, 2018

Carl Herman Heidenreich, Jr, 76, passed into the Arms of Our Lord, Monday, January 29, 2018 in his home in Cocolalla, ID. There will be a visitation on Sunday, February 4, 2018 at Lakeview Funeral Home from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Funeral services and

Betty Becher

January 21, 2018

Elizabeth Harriet "Betty" Becher passed away on Sunday, January 21, 2018 in Sandpoint, Idaho. A private family memorial will be held at a later date. Interment will take place in the Greenlawn Memorial Park in Akron, Ohio. Betty was born on May 27

Dale "Dale" Langlois

January 20, 2018

Edmond Dale Langlois, 84, passed away on Saturday, January 20, 2018 in Sandpoint, Idaho. Visitation for friends and family will be held from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm on Thursday, January 25, 2018 at the Lakeview Funeral Home with services to begin at 1:30

Chet Haven, Jr.

January 19, 2018

Chester Allen “Chet” Haven, Jr., 71, passed away on Friday, January 19, 2018 in Sandpoint, Idaho. An Open House/Celebration of Life will be held on Sunday, February 4, 2018 from 2pm to 6pm at Chet and his wife Mikey’s home, 396 Gold Creek Road,

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David Kinne

January 18, 2018

David James Kinne Sr., 93, passed away on Thursday, January 18, 2018 in Sandpoint, Idaho. He was comforted in his last days and hours by four of his children (Dave Jr, Lezlie, Betty, John).  Graveside services and Military Honors will be held at 1:0

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Gary Fredericks

January 9, 2018

Gary Lee Fredericks, 80, passed away quietly on Tuesday, January 9, 2018 at Valley Vista in Sandpoint, Idaho. A memorial to honor Gary's life and to spread his ashes will be held this summer. Gary was born on March 31, 1937 in Sandpoint, Idaho to

Erma E. McKinney

January 8, 2018

Erma Ellen Raines McKinney, 93, passed away on Monday, January 8, 2018 in Sagle, Idaho. A graveside service will be held on January 15, 2018 at the Pack River Cemetery at 1 p.m. Erma was born on a farm in Valier, Montana on November 25, 1924 to Za

Nora Dunton

January 1, 2018

Nora Lee Dunton, 68, passed away on Monday, January 1, 2018 in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho surrounded by her family. A visitation and vigil will be held at 7:00 pm on Monday, January 8, 2018 at the Lakeview Funeral Home in Sandpoint. Funeral Mass will be

Grace Aman

December 27, 2017

Grace M. Aman, 76, passed away on Wednesday, December 27, 2017 in Sandpoint, Idaho. Services will be held Sunday, January 14, 2018 at 2:00 pm at Sagle Victory Baptist Church on Gun Club Road in Sagle, ID. Grace was born on September 13, 1941 in Se

Jane McNulty

December 26, 2017

Jane Staiger McNulty, 97, peacefully went home to Jesus on Tuesday, December 26, 2017 in Sandpoint, Idaho. Private family services will be held at a later date. Jane was born on January 23, 1920 in Fullerton, CA to Homer and Helen Bemis. She gradu

Dorie Siemsen

December 15, 2017

Doris Aline Donaldson Siemsen (age 91) passed away peacefully at her home in Sandpoint, Idaho on Friday, December 15, 2017. Viewing for friends and family will be held Friday, January 12, 2018 from 9:00am - 12 noon at the Lakeview Funeral Home. Funer

Laura Lee Knudsen

December 2, 2016

Laura Lee Knudsen, 62, passed away on December 2, 2016 at her home in Hope, Idaho. Laura was born on October 26, 1954 to Wenton and Patricia Knudsen in Sacramento, California. Laura and her brother Andy grew up and attended high school in Oceanside C

Lee Kirkwood

August 10, 2015

Lee Kirkwood, the son of Merseman Lincoln Kirkwood and Viola Clara Wright, was born in Los Angeles, California on June 24, 1928. Lee has excitedly answered the call from our Savior and Lord Jesus Christ to come home on August 10, 2015. Lee served

Colleen Clark J

May 21, 2013

Colleen Jay Clark, family gal, Queen of many things, Y2K believer, modern day prepper, political passionista, and collector extraordinaire died on Friday, June 21, 2013. She adored her Mom Viola Lilly McKibbin (deceased), who was hopelessly devote

Harold Tibbs

November 21, 2003

Just before the sun rose to cast its light over a glistening blanket of newly fallen snow, longtime Sandpoint resident, rancher and father, Harold Tibbs, died Friday, Nov. 21, 2003 , at Sacred Heart Hospital in Spokane . Tibbs, who had suffered a hea

Joseph A. Duginske

Joseph A. Duginske, 67, passed away on Monday, November 26, 2018 in Sandpoint, Idaho. Funeral Mass will be held at 12:00 pm on Thursday, December 20, 2018 at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church with Fr. Dennis C. Day officiating. Please sign his g

Virginia Tibbs

Longtime Sandpoint resident, Virginia Tibbs, died peacefully Saturday, July 13, 2013, at Life Care in Sandpoint. Her passing came just days after her photo with her beloved Arabian mare Cricket had appeared on the most recent River Journal cover. Th