Oct. 15, 1970 - June 22, 2009
Payette - Rudy Mendoza, age 38, longtime resident of Payette, Idaho, and formerly of Hermiston, Ore., passed away Monday, June 22, 2009, while on vacation with his family. A celebration of his life will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, July 2, 2009, at Kiwanis Park Band Shell, Payette.
Rudy was born Oct. 15, 1970, to Antonia Cortez-Mendoza and Salvador Mendoza. He attended school in Hermiston, Ore.
Rudy was the proud owner and operator of Rudy’s Concrete and enjoyed hunting and fishing with his family and friends. He was a generous person who was happiest when sharing his hospitality and food with others. Rudy was a devoted husband and proud father.
He is survived by his wife, Tammie Nahree Cox; his four children, Derick, Stephanie, Rudy and Zachary; his brother, Micheal; his five sisters, Jovita, Franci, Lupe, Domi and Maria; and many nieces and nephews.
Memorial contributions can be made to the Payette County Recreational Department, c/o Shaffer-Jensen Memory Chapel, P.O. Box 730, Payette, ID 83661.
Thomas James “Tom” Murphy, 60, Fruitland, died Monday, July 6, 2009, at his home. Services are pending with Shaffer-Jensen Memory Chapel, Fruitland.
Elizabeth Salfen, 90, Weiser, died Saturday, July 4, 2009, at a Weiser care facility. Arrangements are under the direction of Thomason Funeral Home, Weiser.
Penny Fletcher, 64, Boise, died Saturday, July 4, 2009, at Weiser care facility. Arrangements are under the direction of Thomason Funeral Home, Weiser.
July 24, 1947-July 5, 2009
Fruitland - Josefina Gonzalez, 61, Fruitland, passed away at her home on Sunday, July 5, 2009. A visitation for family and friends will be held from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday, July 7, 2009, at the Haren-Wood Funeral Chapel in Payette. A vigil service will be held at 7 p.m. Wednesday, July 8, 2009, at Corpus Christi Catholic Church in Fruitland. A mass of Christian burial will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, July 9, 2009, at the church. Services are under the direction of the Haren-Wood Funeral Chapel, Payette.
Ron W. Sallee
Ron W. Sallee, 58 of Payette died at his home on Monday, September 7, 2009. Arrangements are under the direction of the Haren-Wood Funeral Chapel, Payette.
Pamela May Pennington Kilbride
Sept. 21, 1957-Sept. 3, 2009
Parma - Pamela May Pennington Kilbride, 51 of Parma, died Thursday, September 3, 2009 at home of natural causes. Services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, September 10, 2009 at the Parma L.D.S. Church. The family will receive friends in the Relief Society Room from 10:00 a.m. until service time. Inurnment will follow at the Parma Cemetery. Cremation and services are under the direction of Dakan Funeral Chapel, Caldwell. 459-3629.
Mary T. Ashcraft
Mary T. Ashcraft, 88, Weiser, died Friday, Aug. 7, 2009 in Weiser. Graveside Services will be held Saturday, Aug. 15 at 10 a.m. at the Canyon Hill Cemetery
in Caldwell under the direction of Thomason Funeral Home, Weiser.
Reinaldo Perez, 73, Weiser, died Wednesday in Weiser. Arrangements pending under the direction of Thomason Funeral Home. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.lienkaemper-thomason.com.
Edward Glen Ludwig
Edward Glen Ludwig, 77, Fruitvale, Idaho, died Sunday in Fruitvale. Services pending under the direction of Thomason Funeral Home, Weiser. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.lienkaemper-thomason.com.
Jack Ellis White
Feb. 19, 1927 - Nov. 11, 2009
Payette - Jack Ellis White, 82, Payette, died Wednesday. A viewing will be from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. today at Shaffer-Jensen Memory Chapel, Payette. Graveside services with military honors will be at 2 p.m. Monday at Riverside Cemetery, Payette. Cremation is under the direction of Shaffer-Jensen Memory Chapel, Payette.
David Lee Apodaca
Oct. 14, 1981 - Nov. 10, 2009
Nampa - David Lee Apodaca, 28, Nampa, left this earth to be with his Lord Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2009, in Boise after a lengthy illness. David was born Oct. 14, 1981, in Nampa to Nick and Angie Suarez Apodaca. He lived his life in Ontario, Nyssa, Moses Lake, Wash., and Nampa. He attended schools in Ontario and Nyssa. David loved to cook and experiment with the culinary arts. He was an avid reader and loved music. David will be remembered for his sense of humor, always able to make anyone laugh, and he had a knack for finding the humorous side to life, up until the very end. He is survived by his mother and father, Nick and Angie Apodaca, Nampa; brother, Rick (Terri Sanchez), Round Rock, Texas; sister, Stephenie Apodaca, Nampa; his “little homie” and nephew, Michael Barnes; nieces, Vanessa Sanchez, Breana “Berna Lou” Marshall, Annelisa “Squink” Romo-Apodaco; and nephew, Ryder Sanchez. Memorial services will be held at 3 p.m. Saturday at the Parma Seventh-day Adventist Church, 1 McConnell St., Parma.
Frank White, 67, Council, died Sunday. Services are pending Thomason Funeral Home.
Virginia Rose Chapman
March 28, 1931 - Nov. 21, 2009
New Plymouth - Virginia Rose Chapman, 78, New Plymouth, died Saturday at an Ontario hospital of natural causes.
A graveside service will be at 1 p.m. Friday at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens, Caldwell.
Services are under the direction of Dakan Funeral Chapel, Caldwell.
Jacquetta May ‘Jackie’ Josephson
Jacquetta May “Jackie” Josephson, 98, Payette, died Saturday at a Vale care facility.
Services and arrangements are pending with Shaffer-Jensen Memory Chapel, Payette.
Omedia Kersey, Caldwell, died Wednesday at home.
Cremation is under the direction of Flahiff Funeral Chapel, Caldwell.
Barry Joe York
Barry Joe York, 53, New Plymouth, died Thursday at home.
Services and arrangements are pending with Shaffer-Jensen Memory Chapel, New Plymouth.
Shirley Ann Obenchain
Shirley Ann Obenchain, 77, Weiser, died Friday at a local hospital.
Funeral services pending, Thomason Funeral Home.
Amos D. ‘Bud’ Pamperien
Amos D. “Bud” Pamperien, 78, Nampa, died Wednesday at home.
No services are planned Bowman Funeral Parlor, Garden City.