Merrie A. Sprague passed away quietly and peacefully at home on Feb. 2, 2014, with her husband and two sons present.
Merrie was born on Jan. 29, 1956, to Edward and Norma Stoddard Pearce in Emmett, Idaho.
Merrie married Michael Sprague on Jan. 3, 1976. Kevin Dean was born on June 18, 1979, followed by Drew Edward on Dec. 18, 1984.
Merrie was preceded in death by her father, mother and her brother, Jon Andrew Vanderschel.
She is survived by her husband and two sons; two sisters Pattie (Harold) Enzminger and Kris (David) Howe; several nieces and nephews, great-nieces and nephews, especially her Skittles; Andi-Lynn, Jon, Lexi-Anna and Jami-Deanne; plus great-great-nieces and nephews.
A private memorial service was held.
A Celebration of Life memorial service will be held at a later date.