Boise Obituaries

Boise Obituaries

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  • 5 hrs ago | via OregonLive.com 

    Arthur Jackson, Medal of Honor recipient and Grant H...

    Marine Corps Capt. Arthur J. Jackson, who received the Medal of Honor for killing 50 Japanese soldiers and silencing a dozen enemy pillboxes during the World War II battle of Peleliu, and almost two decades later was forced out of the service after covering up his slaying of an alleged Cuban spy, died June 14 in Boise, Idaho.

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  • 12 hrs ago | via Newsday 

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  • Tuesday Jun 20 | via KBND-AM Bend 

    Flags At Half-Staff For Medal Of Honor Recipient

    Governor Kate Brown has ordered flags flown at half-staff Tuesday, in honor of a native Oregonian and Medal of Honor recipient who passed away, last week. Arthur Jackson received the Medal of Honor for his courageous actions in the battle of the Pacific Island of Peleliu, code-named "Operation Stalemate II."

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  • Sunday Jun 18 | via Bangor Daily News 

    Arthur Jackson, Medal of Honor recipient for WWII 'o...

    Marine Corps Capt. Arthur J. Jackson, who received the Medal of Honor for killing 50 Japanese soldiers and silencing a dozen enemy pillboxes during the World War II battle of Peleliu, and almost two decades later was forced out of the service after covering up his slaying of an alleged Cuban spy, died June 14 in Boise, Idaho.

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  • Friday Jun 16 | via The Washington Post 

    Marine received Medal of Honor for WWII 'one-man ass...

    Arthur J. Jackson receives the Medal of Honor from President Harry Truman on the lawn of the White House in Washington, D.C., on Oct. 5, 1945. Marine Corps Capt.

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  • Friday Jun 16 | via Post Register 

    WWII Medal of Honor recipient dies in Boise

    Art Jackson, who singlehandedly destroyed a dozen enemy pillboxes and killed 50 Japanese soldiers during a fierce battle on the Pacific island of Peleliu, died Wednesday at the Boise VA Medical Center. He was 92. In March, an Idaho Division of Veteran Services news release, said Jackson was one of two living Medal of Honor recipients residing in the Gem State.

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  • Thursday Jun 15 | via Community Advocate Newspaper 

    Theodore J. Lumbert, 85, of Hudson

    Theodore J. "Ted" Lumbert, 85, of Hudson, passed away peacefully Monday, June 12, 2017 at Marlborough Hospital, with his loving family by his side. He joins his beloved wife of 56 years, Mary F. Lumbert, who predeceased him in 2013.

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  • Wednesday Jun 14 | via The Daily Advance 

    Idaho folk singer who recorded 20 albums dies at 83

    Rosalie Sorrels, a folk singer and native of Idaho who recorded more than 20 albums and performed at top folk festivals around the country, has died In this 1999 photo, folksinger Rosalie Sorrels belts out a song at her Grimes Creek, Idaho, home during a photo shoot. Sorrels, a Grammy-nominated folk singer and native of Idaho who recorded more than 20 albums and performed at top folk festivals around the country, has died at age 83. Sorrels died on Sunday, June 11, 2017, in Reno, Nev., at the home of her daughter, Holly Marizu.

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  • Wednesday Jun 14 | via Mustang News 

    Obituary: Erin Faith Snyder-Colombe

    Erin Faith Snyder-Colombe and her 14-week unborn baby passed away after a tragic car accident Wed. June 7, 2017.

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  • Friday Jun 2 | via Blade-Empire 

    Cressie Mae Young

    Cressie Mae Young, 88 passed away peacefully on May 27, 2017 in Boise, Idaho. She was born in Clyde, Kansas in 1928.

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  • Wednesday May 24 | via Post Register 

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    Sgt. 1st Class Brian Strub salutes one of 13 fallen soldiers named at the dedication of the 116th Cavalry Brigade Fallen Soldier Memorial on Friday, May 19, 2017 at Gowen Field in Boise. The monument honors those who died in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom III and Operation New Dawn, two of the state's largest deployments in its history.

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  • May 19, 2017 | via Marin Independent Journal 

    Marin briefs: Longtime sportscaster Wayne Walker dies

    According to a report by the San Francisco Chronicle, Wayne Walker, the Detroit Lions lineman who had a successful second career as a Bay Area sportscaster, passed away on Friday in his hometown of Boise, Idaho. He was 80. Walker, a three-time Pro Bowler in his 15-year NFL career, became the sports director for CBS' KPIX in San Francisco in 1974.

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  • May 19, 2017 | via MSNBC 

    Wayne Walker, All-Pro linebacker turned broadcaster,...

    Wayne Walker, who played 15 years for the Lions and then spent 20 years covering the 49ers as a broadcaster, has died at the age of 80. Walker passed away in Boise, Idaho, his hometown and the place he moved back to after retiring from broadcasting. The cause of death was Parkinson's Disease.

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  • May 18, 2017 | via Natchitoches Times 

    Larry Don Kirkland

    Larry Don Kirkland, 76, of Natchitoches passed away Saturday, April 22, 2O17, at Natchitoches Regional Medical Center. A memorial service will be May 22 at 2 p.m. at First United Methodist Church in Natchitoches.

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  • May 15, 2017 | via Altoona Mirror 

    Clyde E. Walters

    Surviving are three sons: James D. of Boise, Idaho, and Ernest D. and Arthur F., both of Fallentimber; a granddaughter, Abbygale Kole of Seattle, Wash.; and a sister, JoAnn Burns in Ohio. Clyde retired as a fire and safety equipment inspector for LTV Steel, Pittsburgh.

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