Mary M. Lubbers, 77, of Mountain Home, passed away on Friday, Oct. 16, 2009, at her home.
A memorial service is being planned for the summer of 2010 at her home in Featherville. Cremation is under the direction of Rost Funeral Home, McMurtrey Chapel.
Mary was born on June 13, 1932, in Spokane, Wash., the daughter of William and Agnes Woolsey. She grew up in the Sandpoint area and attended school there.
Mary worked for Union Pacific Railroad and retired after 27 years. Mary moved from Pocatello to the Mountain Home and Featherville areas in 1983.
Mary and her two sons built a home in Featherville and she spent many summers there.
Mary loved being in the outdoors and going camping.
Mary was an artist and loved doing crafts, including making Christmas decorations, mop dolls and bead work on bandannas.
Mary is survived by her two sons, Ronald Lubbers of California, Richard Lubbers of Boise, her brother Bill Woolsey of Montana, her sisters Barbara Chester of Iowa, Jean Peterson of California and Alice Coldsnow of Sandpoint and a cousin, T. J. Slette of Washington.
She was preceded in death by her parents.