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Earl Read

June 11, 1937 — October 11, 2022

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Earl Wallace Read passed away peacefully in his sleep on Tuesday, October 11, 2022. Earl was born June 11, 1937 to Helen Caler Read and Claude Read and is one of five children.

He joined the Air Force where he served during the Korean War, 6486th Operations Squadron. He loved to spend time camping, fishing, hunting, and attending the First Baptist Church in Filer, Idaho.

He is survived by his wife of 20 years, Shirley C. Read; children, grandchildren, great grandchildren, and his sister, Evelyn Heidemann.

Family and friends are welcome to remember Earl at 12:00 p.m., Friday, November 4, 2022, at Farmer Funeral Chapel, 130 9th Avenue North, Buhl. A graveside service with military honors will conclude at Snake River Canyon National Cemetery, 1585 East 4150 North, Buhl.

Memories and condolences may be shared with the family on Earl’s memorial webpage at www.farmerfuneralchapel.com.

 
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Service Schedule

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Memorial Service

Friday, November 4, 2022

Starts at 12:00pm (Eastern time)

Farmer Funeral Chapel

130 9th Ave N, Buhl, ID 83316

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Graveside Service

Friday, November 4, 2022

Starts at 1:00pm (Eastern time)

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