Lara Marie Cawley Ames, 37, beloved wife, mother, daughter, sister, aunt, granddaughter and friend passed away Friday, June 6, 2014, in Nampa, Idaho, surrounded by family members after a courageous two-year battle with colon cancer.
Lara was born Feb. 4, 1977, in Idaho Falls, the second child of Michael and Linda Cawley.
She was joined by a second brother, Matthew, in 1978. Her older brother is Eric Cawley.
She married Austin Ames, son of Marlin and Jill Ames of Arco, Idaho, on June 3, 2000, in Stanley, Idaho. They have two children, Abigail (9) and Aiden (7).
A memorial service will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, June 14, at Capitol City Christian Church, 615 N. Ninth St. in Boise.
The family will receive guests at the church at 9 a.m. prior to services.
Memorial arrangements are under the direction of Zeyer Funeral Chapel in Nampa.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to the Lara Ames Memorial Fund at any Wells Fargo Bank or a tribute in Lara's name to www.stupidcancer.org, an organization near and dear to Lara's and Austin's heart.
For a complete version of Lara's life and to express condolences, visit zeyerfuneralchapel.com.
Published in Post Register on June 11, 2014