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Andrew Chris Isom
Chris Isom, age 57, a former Mackay area resident, passed away at St. Lukes Hospital in Boise on July 30, 2013 from cancer. He was the third son born to Emerald “Ice” and Lois Isom on August 18, 1955. Their home was located on the North Fork of the Big Lost River.Chris was well known in Mackay having been an outstanding high school athlete who ...

Fabian Rios

Fabian Rios passed away suddenly August 30, 2013. He was 56 years old and is survived by his wife and three children.Fabian was taken to his hometown of Penjamo, Guanajuato in Mexico. No services at this time.

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