Sue Wise

Carolyn 'Sue' Wise, 66, of Idaho Falls, passed away Sunday, April 27, 2014, at her home.

Sue was born July 25, 1947, in Hamilton, Ohio, to William E. Hamblin and Katherine Hamblin. She grew up and attended school in Ohio. Sue lived in Star Valley, Wyo., for 27 years before moving to Idaho Falls in 2000.

On May 27, 1988 she married Ben C. Wise in Jackson, Wyo. To that union she brought two daughters, Cathy and Jennifer.

She was a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Sue assisted her husband with his construction, remodeling, restoration work and accounting.

Sue loved life, her horse club and was an active 4-H leader in Star Valley, Wyo. Sue enjoyed hunting, fishing, fast cars and especially spending time with her husband, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

She is survived by her loving husband of 26 years, Ben; daughters, Cathy Schwab of Ammon and Jennifer Gunter of Huntsville, Ala.; Ricki Sue Schwab, Tyler J. Schwab, Makenzi Paoli and Madisen Molitor; and three great-grandchildren, Daniel, Max and Korbin.

Sue was preceded in death by her parents and her sister.

A gathering will be held from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Thursday, May 1, at Wood Funeral Home, 273 N. Ridge Ave.

Any donations made to the funeral home to help with funeral costs would be a blessing and an answer to our family's prayers.

Condolences may be sent to the family online at

Funeral Home

Wood Funeral Home
273 North Ridge Avenue Idaho Falls, ID 83402
(208) 522-2751

Published in Post Register on Apr. 29, 2014