On Sept. 8, 2020, heaven gained another angel as we said goodbye to our mother, Linda Darlene Parks, 72 years young.

Linda Lee Smith, 74, of Hailey, Idaho, died Saturday, July 25, 2020, at her home.

Gavin James McDonald, big-hearted mountain man and rancher, passed away Sept. 13, 2020, at the age of 23 after a long and hard-fought battle with cancer. He left us peacefully, in his mom’s arms with his sister holding his hand.

Born Aug. 23, 1924, in Seattle, Brien Singleton Wygle moved to Canada with his family in 1927 and grew up on a farm near Calgary, Alberta, with his two brothers, Hugh and Monte, with whom he was close. Hugh was killed in World War II. Brien graduated from Kathryn High School, Canada, in 1942…

Joseph Paul Bacca Jr. passed away peacefully with his son by his side shortly after his daughter and wife said their goodbyes to him at Fairwinds-Sandcreek Retirement Community.

Gerald B. Bashaw Jr., known to most as Jerry, passed in the early minutes of Sept. 11, 2020, at the age of 87.

Judy Whitehead passed away peacefully on Sept. 16, 2020, in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho. She was born on Oct. 31, 1937, in Minneapolis, Minn., to Ted and Maxine Lawn and was the eldest of four children. Judy moved to Sun Valley, Idaho, where she met Bill Whitehead. Although she always said she woul…

Marlene Yvonne Lacina, born Oct. 19, 1931, died Sept. 7, 2020, in Tinley Park, Ill. Her loving husband of 66 years, Howard Lacina, was with her when she left her physical body.

Jay Clark Pace, born March 19, 1944, was a unique creature for his race. He was adopted in Boise from Foundly Home to Dee and Lavela Pace. As a child he was curious, intelligent, studious and mischievous; he loved to learn while other kids found it tedious. He met the love of his life, Suzi …

Hugh F. Van Deventer III passed away peacefully on the morning of Sept. 11, 2020. He was born in Knoxville, Tenn., to Hugh and Carter Van Deventer. 

Gerald Bashaw, resident of Picabo, Idaho, died Friday, Sept. 11, 2020, at St. Luke’s Magic Valley Medical Center in Twin Falls, Idaho.

On Saturday, Aug. 15, 2020, Frank D. Halverson, 75, fourth-generation Idahoan, passed on at his home in Hailey, Idaho.

Ladies and gentlemen, Suzanne has left the building. She transitioned to heaven on Aug. 25, 2020, 78 years young, after an accidental stumble in mid-July on her morning walk.

“The edge … There is no honest way to explain it because the only people who know where it really is are the ones who have gone over.”

Harry W. Thompson Sr. passed away on Aug. 28, 2020. Arrangements are in the care of Dakan Funeral Chapel.

Richard Louis Emik, 76, passed away July 30th at Oak Creek Care Center in Kimberly, Idaho.

Holly Blair exploded into glitter and bats on Aug. 17, 2020. She is survived by four spoiled cats, two stinky dogs, three bad birds, a turtle and an utterly useless frog named Fred, as well as three children and a husband of little to no importance. Her remains will be interred under a tree …

Floyd Willis III (Ron) died on Aug. 12, 2020, of cardiac arrest. He was born on Nov. 24, 1937, in Chico, Calif.

Monsignor John W. Morgan, a beloved priest who served the church in Idaho for more than 60 years, passed away peacefully on the morning of Sunday, Aug. 16, 2020.  At the time of his death, he was a resident of The Bridge at Valley View.

David F. Niles, beloved husband, father, and brother, died of natural causes August 2, 2020, in Tucson, Arizona.  He was 91.

Barbara Spafford’s enormous, loving heart gave out May 29, 2020, after a brief illness.

Craig Zweifel, 76, nationally known glass artist and longtime Ketchum resident, passed away on Aug. 3, in Grants Pass, Ore., after a long battle with Parkinson’s disease.

Frank D. Halverson, 75, of Hailey, Idaho, died Saturday, Aug. 15, 2020, at his home.

A celebration of the life of Lynn Bockemohle will be held Saturday, Aug. 22, 2020, at 2 p.m. at the Church of the Big Wood, link on PCBW.org.

Marie Hall (Dugger, Wright) passed away peacefully on July 20, 2020, in her home in Boise.

Jerry Flynt, 81, of Ketchum, passed away after a long battle with cancer on July 29, 2020. He was born on April 15, 1939.

Candice Rosenberg Populus, “Candy Jr.,” was born in Seattle, Wash., where her heart will always lie. She was a Seattle girl forever. She loved her Huskies and Seahawks just like her father, Leslie, who passed away from COVID this April. Candy attended the Bush School and again followed in he…

The family of Michael A. Hanley announces his passing on Friday, July 17, 2020, at the age of 67.

Linda Lee Smith was born Oct. 2, 1945, in Los Angeles, Calif., to Walter and Sue Stansberry. She left this world on the tail of the Neowise comet July 25, 2020. She died at home surrounded by friends and family sending her off with songs, stories, laughter, barking dogs and popsicles.

On Sunday, July 19, 2020, James Mathew Harper, exceptional husband, father, son, brother and friend, passed away at home, surrounded by his family. Jim fought a courageous battle against cancer, keeping a positive attitude throughout.

Doris Maureen Smith, 87, of Hailey, Idaho, passed away Thursday, July 30, 2020, at her home.

Richard “Dick” Brooks, age 92, passed away peacefully on July 18, 2020 at the Terraces of Boise. A long-time resident of Ketchum, Idaho and Piedmont, Calif., Dick is survived by his wife Sidney, and his children Dave (wife Ann, daughter Jennings), Scott (wife Emily, sons Alexander, Zachary, …

A gathering in Jeanne’s honor will be held at the family ranch 900 East Fork Road (3 miles past Triumph) at 1:00 p.m. on August 1, 2020.

Linda Lee Smith, 74 of Hailey, Idaho died Saturday, July 25, 2020 at her home.