Delbert Arvin Blocher

Delbert Arvin Blocher long-tme resident of Weiser, Idaho passed away Feb. 20, 2023 at the age of 90. 
 He was born March 26, 1932 in Holcomb, Kansas to Alfred and Edra (Shea) Blocher. 
 They moved out of the “dust bowl” relocating to Annex, Oregon in 1936. 
 He attended Annex, Ontario, and Weiser schools. He left school to join the Army fighting in the Korean War. 
 After the war he returned to Weiser and married Etta Bowman.
 He worked on many farms along Manns Creek and the Weiser and Snake Rivers. He enjoyed fishing and playing Pinochle. 
 He was preceded in death by his first wife (Etta), three brothers, and one sister. He is survived by his second wife (Lois), son Leonard (and Mary) Blocher, son Ray (and Arla) Blocher, 2 grand-daughters, one local niece Gloria Herd, and many other nieces and nephews.


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