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Glenice Lou Evening Teton


1948 - 2016 Obituary Condolences
Glenice Lou Evening Teton Obituary
Glenice Lou Evening Teton age 67 passed away surrounded by her loving family on September 27, 2016 around 9:57 a.m. following a 17 year long fight with diabetes and complications with cancer.  
Glenice was born on December 29, 1948 in Pocatello, ID to Eunice Farmer and Daniel Bill Evening Sr. whom all were members of the Shoshone-Bannock Tribes in Fort Hall, Idaho.
Glenice attended school at Fort Hall Elementary, Blackfoot Junior High in Blackfoot. She then attended junior high school at Cheyenne-Arapahoe Concho Boarding School in El Reno, Oklahoma and she then attend Chilocco Indian School in Newkirk, Oklahoma where she later graduated in 1967. She attended Haskell Indian Nations University where she graduated with her Associates Degree. She also attended Idaho State University where she received a certificate in Secretary Occupations during 1984. Glenice was also one of the founders of the Indian Club at ISU.
Glenice grew up in the Ross Fork Creek area where she spent most of her time with her Grandmother Minne gathering water, berries, roots and other traditional foods. She spent time riding horses, riding bikes. She also enjoyed running around the hillsides and mountains. She had numerous cousins whom she grew up with and was very close to in her youth.
Glenice started working with the Chemical Dependency program. She then, started her long life career at the Shoshone-Bannock Tribes where she worked various jobs. Glenice worked at the Tribal Attorney's Office as a legal secretary. Glenice enjoyed working with all of her co-workers. She worked with several of the attorneys such as Larry Echohawk, Jack Ross, Gary Montana, Bill Bacon, Bill Byrd, Jennette Wolfley, Brendell Whitworth and Paul and Mark Echohawk. She was employed with the Tribal Attorney's office for 26 years and later retired in 2012. 
Glenice married Andrew Teton, thru this union, was a son Angelo Teton and two daughters Chasity Teton and Tetonia Teton. Glenice and Andrew later divorced.
Glenice had many hobbies and favorite past times she enjoyed beading, photography, tennis, golfing, basketball, traveling around the northwest to various powwows, movies, and just spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She loved going to the bingo, casino and traditional handgames.
Glenice is survived by her children: son, Angelo Teton; two daughters, Chasity Teton and Tetonia Teton all of Gibson, ID; brother, Delmar "Manny" Evening of Gibson, Idaho; sisters, Brenda Evening of Pocatello, ID and Jane Kendrick of Boise, ID; grandchildren, Terrence Teton, Kayla Teton, Trista Teton, Burns Teton, Darlene Teton, Mazie Teton, Lucas Teton and Walker Hensley; and three great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her paternal grandparents, Charles Evening and Susan Vanderburg; and maternal grandparents, Ollie Farmer Sr. and Minnie Snipe; father, Daniel B. Evening Sr.; mother, Eunice Farmer; brothers, Ronnie Evening, Daniel B. Evening Jr., Edward T. Johnson, Saud Fisher, Wade Evening and Stanley G. Fisher; and sisters, Roseanna Short, Darlene Evening and Suzanne Evening.
Prayer Services will be held Wednesday, September 28, 2016 at 3 p.m. at the Hawker Funeral Home 132 S Shilling Ave Blackfoot, ID. The family will meet with friends and relatives after the prayer service until 5 p.m. She will then be taken to her residence on Ferry Butte and Riverton Road until, funeral service at 12 p.m. on Thursday, September 29, 2016 at the Church of the Good Shepherd Episcopal Mission Church on Mission Road in Fort Hall, ID. Traditional Burial Service will be held at 2 p.m. at the Ross Fork Cemetery. Condolences may be sent to the family online at www.hawkerfuneralhome.com.
Published in The Morning News on Sept. 30, 2016
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