Roscoe David Yeiter, 58, of Idaho Falls, died Monday, Jan. 17, 2011, at Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center.
He was born July 6, 1952, in Murray, Utah, to Roscoe Parkin Yeiter and Elizabeth Carlson Yeiter. He grew up and attended schools in Salt Lake City.
On April 22, 1978, he married Joyce Elaine Hansen in Salt Lake City.
Roscoe worked as a manager for five years at Minute Lube and as a bus driver for school districts 91 and 93 for the past 25 years. He loved the children on his bus routes.
He was a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
He enjoyed fishing, camping and bowling, and he loved animals. Roscoe was a great husband who had a fun sense of humor.
He is survived by his spouse, Joyce Elaine Yeiter of Idaho Falls; mother-in-law, Bertha E. Hansen of Idaho Falls; brother, Henry Dahse of San Bernadino, Calif.; and several sisters, brothers-in-law, nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; a brother, George Henry Dahse Jr.; and sisters, Eliza Jane Yeiter, Georgia Taylor and Gussie Thayne.
Memorial services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 22, at the LDS church at 3700 E. Lincoln Road in Idaho Falls, with President Robert Peterson officiating. The family will visit with friends for one hour prior to services at the church. Arrangements are under the direction of Coltrin Mortuary, 2100 First St. in Idaho Falls.
Condolences may be sent to the family at www .coltrinmortuary.com.
Published in Post Register on Jan. 20, 2011