Ethleen Pirnie

Ethleen Evanda Pirnie
1930 - 2014
Ethleen Pirnie, 84, of Boise, died peacefully on February 3, 2014.
Ethleen was born on January 7, 1930 to Ethleen and June Evans in Provo, Utah. They relocated to Lava Hot Springs, Idaho and then to Boise, Idaho. After graduating from Boise High School, she worked as a secretary, retiring in 1993 from Wausau Insurance Company.
On June 11, 1962 she married Glen Pirnie, and in 1970 they welcomed their daughter, Glenda. Ethleen was a talented singer and belonged to Madrigal Club as well as many different church choirs. She performed in many of the early Music Week productions and loved to attend plays and concerts.
Ethleen was preceded in death by her mother and father; brother, John Evans; her husband, Glen, and many other family and friends she loved. She is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Glenda and Ben Call; her grandchildren, Samantha, Amber, Annie, Alex, and Nicklaus; her stepson and his wife, Ron and Gail Pirnie and their children, Julie Keeney, Lisa Fiola, and Lori Pirnie; her stepdaughter and her husband, Diana and Tom Wilson; her niece, Donna Jean Steen and many others who loved her dearly.
Her funeral service will be held at 1:00 pm on Thursday, February 6, 2014, at Cloverdale Funeral Home. Memorials may be made in Ethleen's name to the Idaho Humane Society at
To share memories with the family please visit Ethleen's memorial webpage at

Funeral Home

Cloverdale Funeral Home
1200 North Cloverdale Road Boise, ID 83713
(208) 375-2212

Published in Idaho Press Tribune on Feb. 5, 2014