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Vivian Deesten

I. Vivian Deesten of Moscow died Saturday, July 26, 2014 at her home. She was 93. Vivian was born January 4, 1921 in Tucson, Arizona to Roy and Effa (Hurst) Ayers. She attended the first grade in Lewiston Orchards in Lewiston and the rest of her education in Clarkston, WA, graduating from Clarkston High School in 1939. She then attended Lewis State Normal School in Lewiston until her marriage to Martin C. "Bud" Deesten on April 13, 1941 at Boise. They made their home South of Moscow where they Read more [...]

Ryan Keith Ricks

Ryan Keith Ricks, age 34, passed away in his home in Moscow, Idaho in the arms of his wife, and holding his mother’s hand. Ryan was born in Rexburg, Idaho on October 22, 1979 to Hal P. and Jeanne Crain Ricks. He attended South Fremont High School and attended the University of Idaho for 2 years. He worked in positions including electrical work, construction, and as a certified nursing assistant. He was sealed to LeAnna Mischa (Selman) Ricks on December 20, 2006 in the Idaho Falls Temple. Read more [...]

Glenn Breed

  Glenn Dennis Breed was born on May 27, 1920, to Rolland and Mettie Breed in the Kenwood neighborhood of Helena, Montana. His departure on June 26, 2014, at 94 years of age, leaves a hole in the lives of his wife of 72 years, his 3 sons, his 16 grandchildren, and his 19 great grandchildren; we will miss our Bapa’s cunning Nickel game, his Frito breakfast-appetizers, his rubber bands, his buttoned-up shirts with the pocket for a pen and screwdriver, and his tender heart. From the time Read more [...]

Ralph H. Grunerud

Ralph H Grunerud, 95, passed away on Tuesday July 8, 2014, at Bishop Place in Pullman, WA. At his request there will be a graveside service at the Moscow Cemetery Friday July 11, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. with Military Honors Ralph was born on May 4, 1919 to Almer and Rosine (Holen) Grunerud at the family homestead, near Broderick, Saskatchewan, Canada. He was the fourth of four boys and two girls. In 1922, due to drought and crop failures, the family migrated to Bonners Ferry, Idaho. Ralph graduated Read more [...]

Robert E. Clyde

ROBERT CLYDE, 79  Robert Earl Clyde, 79, of Moscow, Idaho, passed away Thursday, June 19, 2014 at his home. Robert was born July 5, 1934 in Moscow, Idaho to Earl and Lola (Gamble) Clyde. He graduated from Moscow High School in 1952 and attended the University of Idaho where he was a member of the Phi Delta Theta fraternity. He graduated as a Vandal in 1957 with a degree in agricultural education. He served in the Armed Forces and was on active duty from 1957 to 1959 where he was stationed in Read more [...]

Robert Rhea

Robert Reed Rhea of Deary died Wednesday morning, June 18, 2014 at his home. He was 60. Bob was born February 9, 1954 in Spokane where he grew up, attended school, graduating from North Central High School. He then served in the Air National Guard, training at Fairchild Air Force Base, and served in California for a time. Following his discharge, Bob worked for Alcoa Aluminum and in The Dalles, Oregon on the dam. Bob then began his career as a parts man, working for Western States and Torque-a- Read more [...]

Rose Ann Holt

Rose Ann Holt of Kendrick died Friday, June 13, 2014 at her home. She was 88. Born January 3, 1926 at Southwick, Idaho to Ray H. and Annie L. George Cuddy, Rose Ann was the sixth of seven children. The Cuddy clan, famous for assigning descriptive nicknames, called Rose Ann “Doke,” “Roger,” “RA,” “Sis,” “Ma Holt,” “Granny” and “Old Grannie” depending on who was talking. She attended schools at Gold Hill and Kendrick and married James W. Holt January 10, 1944 Read more [...]

Peter L. Ford

Peter Lewis Ford, formerly of Moscow, died peacefully on Saturday, June 14, 2014 at his home in Spokane, Washington. He was 85. Pete was born in Bellingham, Washington on September 18, 1928 to James and Alice Ford. He spent much of his childhood in Bellingham before moving to Portland, Oregon in high school where he graduated from Columbia Preparatory School. He attended the University of Portland, and he went on to a long and successful career in the retail business. Pete married Jean Sullivan Read more [...]

Paula Winter

Paula K. Winter, 46, Bovill, ID Paula went to be with her Lord and Savior June 8, 2014 at her home in Bovill. She was 46. Paula was born in Moscow, Idaho to Manley and Karen Waldron of Bovill on November 2, 1967. Paula attended grade school in Bovill and graduated from Deary High School in 1986 and married Fred Winter in Bovill on July 12, 1986. They made their home in Bovill, ID. Paula worked part time for the Latah County Library District which eventually turned into a full time job that she Read more [...]

Frank Lynd

Frank H. Lynd passed away June 1, 2014 at Good Samaritan Moscow Village.  He was 95 years old.     Frank was born August 8, 1918 in Roundup, Montana to Ruben and Mary Lynd. He was one of seven children –Freda, Elmer, Bill, Ray, Robert and Joe. Shortly after Frank was born the family moved from Montana to Palouse, WA. Frank attended school in Palouse leaving after the ninth grade to start a life of farming. He Read more [...]