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Alice Weatherston - Bidwell Funeral Home of St. Anthony, Idaho
Alice Weatherston

  Alice Louise Stratton Weatherston 78, died March 6, 2010 at her home in Idaho Falls following a valiant 14 year fight with cancer.

Alice was born April 27, 1931 at Logan Utah the daughter of Thomas George Stratton and Edith Standly Stratton. She attended her first years of schooling in Logan Utah then moved with her family to Soda Springs where she attended the China Hat School through the 8th grade. Her parents then moved to Idaho Falls where she graduated High School. She then finished 3 years in Nurses training at the LDS Hospital in Idaho Falls and completed classes at Ricks College in Rexburg, ID She was employed as a Registered Nurse in Idaho Falls, St. Anthony and Burley ID., and later she worked as a registered nurse in the hospital at Sun City, AZ. She loved knitting, Sewing and fishing.

She married the love of her life, Dale J. Weatherston on Dec. 16, 1952 in Idaho Falls the marriage was later solemnized April 12, 2002 in the Mesa Arizona LDS Temple. They lived in the Idaho Falls, St. Anthony and Burley areas and in l986 split their time with summers in Idaho Falls, ID. and winters in AZ. Alice was preceded in death by her husband Dale in Nov. of, 2004. 4 brothers 6 sisters and 2 Grandchildren.

Alice is survived by her children - Rick Weatherston, Magna, Ut.; Joy (Steve) Bird and Gay (Gary) Leming both of Idaho Falls, ID.; A sister, Jennie (Don) Schmier, Idaho Falls, ID. 6 Grandchildren, 15 Great Grandchildren.

Viewing will be held from 6:30 to 8:00 p.m. Thursday Mar. 11th at the Bidwell Funeral Home in St. Anthony, ID. Funeral services will be conducted Friday, Mar. 12. at 11:00 a.m. in the Falls Brook LDS Branch with Pres. Larry E. Acor, Officiating. Friends may call at the Church at 3700 E. Lincoln Road in Idaho Falls one hour prior to the services. Interment will be in the Tetobn-Newdale Cemetery. Condolences to the family may be sent to

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