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Vilda Bowen- Bidwell Funeral Home of St. Anthony, Idaho
Vilda Orgill Peterson Bowen

   Vilda Ann Orgill, Peterson, Bowen 84 passed away Nov. 7, 2013 at her home in Rexburg following a lingering illness.

Vilda was born March 22, 1929 at Antelope, Duchesne Co. Utah the daughter of William Theodore and Mary Giles Larson. At a young age the family moved to St. Anthony where she attended Lincoln, Central and graduated from South Fremont High School.

She married Elmo Orgill on June 3, 1947 at St. Anthony, ID.; They lived near Ashton, St. Anthony and Parker Mr. Orgill died May 19, 1970. Vilda then married Elmo Clinton Peterson on Feb. 14, 1979 in Island Park. They lived in Rexburg and served a mission in Australia. Mr. Peterson died Sept. 29, 1997. She then married Grant Bowen in 2000 at Rexburg. He passed away in 2002.

She is survived by two children : Ted E. (Sheila) Orgill, Rigby, ID. Brenda Lee (David Payne, Blackfoot, ID.. Two brothers Edwin Larenzo Larson, Parker, ID. and Don Coy (Janice) Larson, St. Anthony, ID. 8 grandchildren, 6 Great Great Grandchildren.
besides her parents she was preceded in death by one sister Thea Ives, 4 brothers George Larson, Hal T. Larson, Cleon Rhodehouse and Gene Rhodehouse, two sister-in-laws Myrna Larson and Gale T. Larson and one brother- in -law Ray Ives.

Funeral services will be conducted Thursday, Nov. 14, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. in the Rexburg 17th LDS Ward Chapel with Bishop Israel Palasox Officiating. Friends may call at the Church located at 845 West 7th South Thursday from 9:00 a.m. until 10:45 a.m. just prior to the services. Burial will be in the Parker Cemetery under the direction of the Bidwell Funeral Home.

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