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George H. "Bud" Bidwell

DECEASED'S NAME  - Bidwell Funeral Home of St. Anthony, Idaho
George H. "Bud" Bidwell

   George H. “Bud” Bidwell 94, a lifelong resident of Grant passed away Aug. 28, 2012 at his home from incidence to age.

George was born July 14, 1918 at Grant Idaho the son of George W. Bidwell and Kathryn Agnes Sauer Bidwell. He grew up and spent his entire life in Grant. Graduating from Ucon High School. During high school he played the trumpet with the Uconions at many of the local dances to earn extra money. He farmed his entire life working in the local potato warehouses during the winter. He enjoyed hunting and fishing most of his life. He also had very good singing voice and sang at over 100 funeral plus other occasions.

He married Edith Ann Aston on Nov. 17, 1943 in the Logan LDS Temple. They made their home on the Bidwell Farm in Grant where they have since resided. Edith passed away on Dec. 21, 2008. George has been an active member of the LDS Church serving in several positions including the Grant Ward Bishopric.

He is survived by three sons, Ronald K. Bidwell, Grant, ID.; Gary D. (Linda) Bidwell, St. Anthony, ID.; John T. (Trudy) Bidwell, Garfield, ID..; 11 Grandchildren, 20 Great Grandchildren. Besides his wife he was preceded in death by one sister Katherine Cromwell. and three grandchildren and a daughter in law Jeanne Bidwell..

Funeral services will be conducted Saturday, Sept. 1, 2012 at 10:00 a. m. in the grant LDS Church with Bishop Grover Wray, officiating. Friends may call at the Church one hour prior to the services. Burial will be in the Grant Cemetery under the direction of the Bidwell Funeral Home. Condolences may be sent to www.bidwellfuneralhome.com The family suggest contributions to the LDS Missionary fund.

 

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