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Ann (Knapp) YorgensenMarch 21, 1921 ~ July 12, 2017 (age 96)
Ann Yorgensen, 96, of Meridian, formerly of Homedale, passed away on Wednesday, July 12, 2017 at a Meridian hospital. She was born on March 21, 1921 to Justin Willis and Mabel Fidela (Hale) Knapp. She married William Paul Walker and they had five children: Saundra Covert (now deceased), Billy Paul Walker, Robert Willis Walker, Larry Mack Walker and Dennis Kay Walker (also deceased). They later divorced and Ann later married Deloy “Slim” Yorgensen, and they were together for 49 years until his death. Marrying Deloy, she gained five stepchildren: Deloris Wright (deceased), Roy Yorgensen, Paul Yorgensen, Earl Yorgensen and David Yorgensen. Ann is survived by many grandchildren, great grandchildren and great-great grandchildren. She loved and cherished each of her family members.
Ann loved to take pictures and loved to be with people. She also enjoyed horses and rode her last one when she was 90 years old. Ann had a bubbly and vivacious personality and made her daughters-in-law feel like her own daughters instead of in-laws. She was always helping others and was a very hard worker.
A memorial service will take place at, Friday, July 21, 2017, at 11:00 AM at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 1985 N. Black Cat Rd, Meridian, ID. Inurnment will take place at the Idaho State Veteran’s Cemetery, Boise, ID on July 21, 2017 at 2:00 PM. Arrangements are under the care of Flahiff Funeral Chapel, Caldwell. Condolences may be given at www.Flahifffuneralchapel.com.