June Crowder(1917 - 2014)

Ida "June" Crowder, 96, of Lewisville, died Sunday, March 23, 2014, at Pine Brook Assisted Living Center in Rigby.

June was born April 16, 1917, in Big Horn Basin, Wyo., to Thomas Katen Riley and Ella Rebecca Snyder Riley. She was raised and attended schools in Burlington, Wyo.

On Jan. 1, 1938, she married Wilmer Ernest Crowder in Worland, Wyo.; their marriage was later solemnized in the Idaho Falls LDS Temple. They were blessed with three children. In 1960, the family moved to Idaho. June worked in various local potato warehouses.

June was a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and was a member of the Eagles Club in Cody, Wyo. She enjoyed sewing and quilting.

She is survived by her sons, Grant (Sherry) Crowder of Roberts and Thane (Shirley) Crowder of Rigby; six grandchildren;18 great-grandchildren; and 12 great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband and daughter, Eloise W. Crowder.

A graveside service will be held at 1 p.m. Friday, March 28, in Annis-Little Butte Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Friday prior to services at Eckersell Memorial Chapel, 101 W. Main St. in Rigby.

Condolences may be sent to the family online at www.eckersellfuneralhome.com.


Funeral Home

Eckersell Funeral Home
101 West Main St.  Rigby, ID 83442
208-745-6604

Published in Post Register on Mar. 25, 2014