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Bonnie Withers - Bidwell Funeral Home of St. Anthony, Idaho
Bonnie B. Withers

   Bonnie B Withers, 74 of Teton, Idaho, passed away March 26, 2012 from a long battle with Rheumatoid Arthritis.

Bonnie was born October 6, 1937 to Tom and Genevieve Baker in Teton, Idaho. She grew up in the Teton/Moody areas moving to Rexburg in the second grade. She attended schools in Rexburg, graduating from Madison High School. She also attended Ricks College in Rexburg.
She married her high school sweetheart, Vonn J Withers, on March 14, 1958, after he was discharged from the service. They lived in Rexburg until 1954, when they purchased the farm in Teton where they farmed and raised their family. In 1977 Vonn and Bonnie built Withers Greenhouse in Teton, raising and selling bedding plants. They ran and operated the greenhouse for 19 years. Customers came from all over the Upper Valley to buy their plants.

Bonnie enjoyed plants of all kinds, and had a ‘green thumb’ for whatever she planted. She loved visiting with all of her customers in the greenhouse. She enjoyed spending time in her yard and spending time with family. She was a member of the LDS Church servicing as Teton 2nd Ward Librarian for several years.

She is survived by her children Kelly (Rhonda) Withers of Twin Falls, Todd (Sawndy) Withers of St Anthony and Tina (Todd) Daniels of Teton, Idaho. Sisters: Lucille Worlton of Brookings, Oregon; Helen (Clyde) Jones of Menan, Idaho; Margie Jensen of Idaho Falls; Beverly (Billy) Green of Ammon, Idaho; Louise Baker of Rexburg, Idaho. Brothers: Kay (Percia) Baker of Moody, Idaho; Reed Baker of Sandy, Utah, and 10 grandchildren and 8 great grandchildren.

Bonnie was preceded in death by her husband and parents,
Funeral services will be conducted Saturday, March 31, 2012 at 11:00 A.M. in the Teton LDS Church. Friends may call at the Bidwell Funeral Home Friday evening from 5:30 to 7:00 P.M. And at the Teton Church Saturday from 10:00 to 10:45 A.M. just prior to the services. Burial will be in the Teton-Newdale Cemetery.

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