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Bruce Hoff

Bruce Hoff, 53, a long-time resident of Moscow, Idaho died on May 30 at Sacred Heart Medical Center in Spokane, Wash. after suffering from a stroke two days prior.  At the time of his passing, he was surrounded by many of his loving family members. Bruce was born December 6, 1963 in Pullman, Wash. to Ray and Kay Hoff.  He was raised in Moscow, Idaho and graduated from Moscow High School in 1982.  He also attended the University of Idaho where he studied physics and engineering.  Bruce worked Read more [...]

Zachary Brunes

Zachary Cole Brunes September 28, 1988—May 27, 2017 Zack was Born in Brainerd, MN, and raised in Jenkins, MN. In 2001, he and his family moved to Idaho, where he has resided ever since. He was living in Deary and died from injuries suffered in an auto accident on Saturday, May 27, 2017. Zack was a gentle and free spirit. He loved the Lord, his family and friends with a deep committed love. He would do whatever he could to help anyone, and he loved people. From a young age Zack began to Read more [...]

Dan Hordemann

Daniel Willis Hordemann of Moscow passed away at the Hospice of North Idaho Schneidmiller House in Hayden, ID on Friday, May 19, 2017. Dan was born May 8, 1938 at Moscow to Willis and Bernadine Haupt Hordemann. He attended Moscow schools, graduating in 1957. He joined the Army and was part of the 101st Airborne for 2 years, attaining the rank of Buck Sargent on his discharge. He returned to Moscow and attended the University of Idaho where he played football. Dan soon realized school was not for Read more [...]

Lois Michael

Lois Chisholm Michael November 2, 1922 – May 17, 2017 After a brief illness, Lois Chisholm Michael passed away Wednesday, May 17, 2017, at Gritman Medical Center in Moscow, Idaho. She was born in Louisiana on November 2, 1922, delivered by her uncle/physician, but grew up on a farm in Stanton, Texas. She fell in love and married her ambitious, handsome neighbor/farmer, Dayton Earl Chisholm, in 1939. In 1950, Lois and Dayton moved with their two small children to South Dakota where they owned Read more [...]

Ted Cowin

George Theodore “Ted” Cowin of Moscow died Sunday, April 30, 2017 at his home. He was 90. Ted was born May 16, 1926 at Nampa, ID to Cleon C. and Minnie L. Fisher Cowin. The family moved to Moscow when he was 16, graduating from Moscow High School. He joined the Navy in 1943, and was honorably discharged when the war ended. Ted was a well-known fixture in Moscow because of his many interests and activities. Ted loved to fly and built his own planes, later serving on the Moscow-Pullman Airport Read more [...]

Janet Iverson

Janet Louise Iverson of Moscow died Saturday, April 22, 2017 at Kindred Aspen Park Healthcare. She was 76. Janet was born November 22, 1940 in Moscow to Roy and Doris V. Nelson Iverson. She attended Genesee School, graduating from Genesee High School. She then attended Kinman Business College in Spokane and worked at First Security Bank in Moscow for a time. Janet then began working for the Chevrolet Dealerships in Moscow, first for Fahenwald, then Wally Orvik and Chipman & Taylor in Pullman, Read more [...]

Dorothy Darby

Dorothy D. Darby of Moscow died Thursday morning, April 13, 2017 at Kindred Aspen Park Health Care. She was 80. Dorothy was born January 17, 1937 in Kendrick to Arthur and Maxine Garner Foster. She grew up and attended school in Kendrick, graduating from high school there. She began working as a telephone operator in Kendrick, later transferring to Moscow. She and Wayne L. Darby were married in Coeur d’Alene on August 26, 1970. Dorothy retired from General Telephone (GTE) after 29 years with Read more [...]

Dick Salisbury

 Richard Lee “Dick” Salisbury, 75, of Moscow, Idaho passed away unexpectedly April 8, 2017 at St. Joseph Regional Medical Center in Lewiston. A celebration of his life will be held at the Moscow Church of the Nazarene at 2:00 pm, Friday April 14th. Dr. Randall Craker will be officiating. Dick was born July 30, 1941 at Caldwell, ID to Milton A. and Esther Daniels Salisbury. At the age of 6 Dick felt God’s call into ministry. God led him to college at NNU and Nazarene Theological Seminary. Read more [...]

Don Birchmier

Donald J. “Birch” Birchmier, of Lewiston and a longtime Moscow resident, died Sunday, April 8, 2017 at St. Joseph Regional Medical Center. He was 93. Don was born January 28, 1924 in Moscow to Gus and Amy Jacksha Birchmier. He grew up and attended school in Moscow, graduating from Moscow High. He attended the University of Idaho for a time prior to serving in the Army Air Corps from 1945-46. He was discharged as a First Lieutenant. Don returned to the University of Idaho, and earned his bachelor’s Read more [...]

Betty June Conrad

Betty June Andreoff Conrad was born September 2, 1927 in McLaughlin, South Dakota to Dick and Pearl Andreoff.  Betty is part of the Wyandotte Nation of Oklahoma through the lineage of her mother, Pearl.  In the midst of the Dust Bowl and depression, Betty’s family moved from their family farm in South Dakota to Oklahoma to live at her mother’s family home a summer before moving the family of eight to  Filer, ID.  Betty’s father went on to establish a successful onion farm in the Buhl Read more [...]