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Shawn Michael Olsen

Shawn Michael Olsen of Glenns Ferry died September 24, 2013 at the age of 55. A celebration of Shawn’s life was held Saturday, September 28, 2013, at the Moose Hall in Glenns Ferry. Cremation was under the direction of Rost Funeral Home, McMurtrey Chapel. Shawn was born April 20, 1958 in Idaho Falls. He spent much of his childhood on the island ...

Death notice
Patrick Buffham, Challis, died Friday, October 4 in Twin Falls St. Luke’s Hospital. Services will be held Friday, October 11, at 1 p.m. at the Challis Kingdom Hall.

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