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David R. Coahran

David Richard Coahran of Pullman died peacefully on Saturday, June 24th at his son’s home in Moscow.  He was 84.  He knew it was coming, and felt ready to go.  He kept mobile and active right up to the last couple weeks. He was born April 10, 1933 at Cincinnati, OH to Jesse Myers. and Mary Allen Dillon Coahran. He grew up and attended school in Smethport, PA and obtained his BA degree from Earlham College in Richmond, Indiana in 1954. He then attended the University of Pittsburgh where he Read more [...]

Ari Kousbaugh

Marianne L. “Ari” Kousbaugh of Troy died early Wednesday morning, June 28th at her home surrounded by family. She was 46. Ari was born February 8, 1971 at Scranton, PA to Margaret “Peggy” L. (Kraemer) and William M. Shea. The family moved to the Osburn, ID area and she attended schools at Wallace, graduating from high school there. She then attended nursing training at Boise State University and worked in home health. Ari was a published author and enjoyed writing short stories, Read more [...]

Jessie Linderman

Jessie Mae Linderman of Bovill died Tuesday evening at Gritman Medical Center. She was 87. Jessie was born May 4, 1930 in Elk River to Colonel William and Dorothy E. Beck Smith. When she was two years old the family moved to Bovill where she attended school and graduated. She worked as a “flunkie” in the Forest Service Camps prior to her marriage to Ruthford L. Linderman on January 6, 1956. They lived loved and worked in Bovill where she was a homemaker and raised her sons. She enjoyed Read more [...]

Jaylynne Reed

Jaylynne Renae Reed, 18, of Moscow passed away June 13, 2017 as a result of a head on collision while traveling near the Montana border. Jaylynne (or “Jay” as she was lovely referred to as) had graduated from Moscow High School just days earlier and was on her way to Indiana where she planned to attend Ivy Tech Community College and carry out her dream of becoming a veterinarian. She was kind, funny, determined, and taken to soon. Jaylynne was a highly motivated individual; working for Read more [...]

Wayne Schwenne

Wayne David Schwenne, age 87, passed away on Thursday evening, June 15th, 2017 in Lewiston, Idaho. Wayne was born on Moser Road near Genesee on January 14th, 1930 to Otto and Minnie (Reif) Schwenne. After graduating high school in 1948, Wayne served in the United States Army during the Korean War in Washington and California. Wayne married Jeanette Vandenburg in 1950 and together they had two sons. Wayne worked as a farmer and rancher in Genesee, Idaho and also ran cattle on ground in Grangemont Read more [...]

Linda Louise Hammerly

Linda Louise Hammerly of Moscow died Wednesday from injuries received in an auto accident near Dusty, WA. She was 64. Linda was born May 28, 1953 in Chicago, IL to Charles and Ariel Lee Gamble Dumas. She started school in Chicago and later in Seattle. She worked as a waitress in California, Reno, NV and Seattle before moving to Moses Lake to care for her mother. On July 11, 1999 she and David R. Hammerly were married in Seattle. They lived in Moscow where Linda was a homemaker and enjoyed collecting Read more [...]

Norma Fraser

Norma Jean Fraser of Moscow, beloved mom, sister and aunt, died Saturday, June 10, 2017 at Kindred Aspen Park Healthcare in Moscow. She was 88. Norma was born November 19, 1928 at Kimball, South Dakota to Frederick E. and Bessie (Trickey) Wannamaker. She grew up, attended school, and graduated from high school at Kimball. She then enrolled at the Methodist Teaching Hospital at Mitchell, SD, graduating as a registered nurse in 1950. She worked until her marriage to Albert Duncan Fraser, Jr. in Read more [...]

Neil Martin

Neil Everett Martin, 79, passed away on Tuesday, June 13, 2017, after receiving wonderful care at both Gritman Medical Center and Aspen Park Kindred Healthcare. Neil was a four-pound preemie born to Everett and Stella Martin in Osage, Iowa. He was baptized by the medical staff at birth because of his prematurity, but thankfully recovered to grow into a corn-fed farm boy. Neil was confirmed at the Rock Creek Lutheran Church of Meroa, and attended Rock Township #1, a one-room country school. Read more [...]

Nick Bode

Nicholas ‘Nick’ A. Bode, of Moscow, ID, passed away on Tuesday, June 6, 2017.   He was born on February 28, 1950 in Rhinelander, WI to Ruth (Hazle) and Nicholas H. Bode. Nick spent his childhood in Rhinelander before moving to Moscow in 1960 along with his parents and three brothers Bill, Tom and Rob.  He attended St. Mary’s Elementary School before attending Gonzaga Prep in Spokane  & St. Martin’s Prep in Lacey, WA. Nick had several passions in life including his wife and Read more [...]

Kimberly Farbo

Kimberly ‘Kim’ Ann Farbo, 62, of Moscow, ID, passed away to her Lord June 5, 2017, surrounded by her loving family.  Kim was born August 8, 1954 in Williston, North Dakota, to William (Bill) and Barbara Stellmon.  She has three sisters and one brother. The family moved to Moscow, ID, in 1965 from Fort Collins, Colorado.  Kim remained a resident of Moscow ever since.  She graduated from Moscow High School in 1972, and attended the University of Idaho two years (a true Vandal).  She Read more [...]