Obituaries

Andrew Lane Chasten, 17

January 21, 2017 at 5:00 am

Andrew Lane Chasten, 17Andrew Lane Chasten, 17, of Post Falls, died Jan. 18, 2017. Andrew was born in Montrose, Colo., on March 30, 1999.He attended Post Falls High School and took part in the Drama Club. Andrew worked at Sonic and X-Craft....

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Covert G. (Coco) Palmer, 94

January 20, 2017 at 5:00 am

Covert G. (Coco) Palmer, 94Covert G. (Coco) Palmer, 94, resided at Brookdale Assisted Living for three years. He passed away Jan. 15, 2017, at LaCrosse Rehabili-tation Center. He was born in Meriden, Conn. His parents were Pauline Gardner P...

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Ronald Gene Garitone, 77

January 20, 2017 at 5:00 am

Ronald Gene Garitone, 77The day the world lost a great man. An ordinary man who led an extraordinary life. A patriarch of family and friends. A compassionate man to all he knew. A man whose legacy will live on forever. The Honorable Mayor R...

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Jerry Mote, 78

January 20, 2017 at 5:00 am

Jerry Mote, 78Jerry Bradley Mote left this world for a heavenly tee time on Jan. 10, 2017. Jerry was born June 3, 1938, in Memphis, Tenn., to Delmar Gerald and Elsie Jane Fulkerson Mote.He was raised by his grandparents and received his ear...

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Teresa (Terri) A. Mercer, 52

January 19, 2017 at 5:00 am

Teresa (Terri) A. Mercer, 52Teresa (Terri) A. Mercer died Friday, Jan. 13, 2017, after a long battle with cancer.She is survived by her mother, Bonnie Beaulieu; daughter Ashley Mercer; son Dylan Mercer; and grandsons Noah and Tanner; also, ...

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Paul Douglas Budwiser Jr., 52

January 19, 2017 at 5:00 am

Paul Douglas Budwiser Jr., 52Paul Douglas Budwiser Jr., “Pauley,” “Pops,” 52, of Coeur d’Alene, Idaho, died unexpectedly Jan. 2, 2017, at home. He was born in Oakland, Calif., to Paul Budwiser Sr. and Diane (Locatelli) Budwiser. He grew up ...

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Mildred Dora Tucker, 91

January 19, 2017 at 5:00 am

Mildred Dora Tucker, 91Mildred Dora Tucker, 91, beloved daughter, wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and great-great-grandmother, went home to be with the Lord on Jan. 16, 2017. Mildred was born to parents Ellen and Irven Johnson ...

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John Joseph Walker, 75

January 19, 2017 at 5:00 am

John Joseph Walker, 75John Joseph Walker, 75, of Post Falls, Idaho, passed away Saturday, Dec. 3, 2016, at home and at peace. He was born in Lakeland, Fla., to Woodville J. Walker and Bella M. Thurston.John was a U.S. Marine from February 1...

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Betty Lou Schmehl, 89

January 18, 2017 at 5:00 am

Betty Lou Schmehl, 89 Betty Lou Schmehl, 89, of Coeur d’Alene, Idaho, passed away Jan. 14, 2017, at the Schneidmiller Hospice House in Hayden. Betty was born May 29, 1927, in Kettle Falls, Wash., to Clarence and Bessie (Aldridge) Cranston.A...

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Marilyn Couser, 68

January 18, 2017 at 5:00 am

Marilyn Couser, 68Marilyn Couser died on Jan. 11, 2017, after brief respiratory issues. Marilyn grew up in Los Angeles, Calif., with her mom and dad, Mary and Melvin Couser, and her two brothers, Carl and Joel. She was the oldest of the fam...

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