Herb Everitt, 71, of Coeur d'Alene, ID, went home to be with the Lord suddenly Thursday, June 8. He was born January 3, 1946, in Wallace, ID. He spent most of his years in Shoshone, County, ID, and Spokane, WA. Herb was honored to perform in the military in the Army serving in Vietnam Nam.
Herb worked in the mines in the Silver Valley in his early years and then for several long-haul trucking firms in the area before his retirement. He developed and treasured a lot of meaningful friendships and was always willing to try to help someone in need. He loved Jesus and his family, and enjoyed fishing, woodworking and his beloved pets.
Herb is survived by his wife, Karen; two sons: Robert Everitt and Michael Everitt, both of Boise, ID and four daughters by marriage: Teresa (Neil) Sheldon , Salt Lake City, UT; Eileen (Bob) Roeh, Osburn, ID; Pamela (Paul) Hendzel, Dalton Gardens, ID; Debra (Robert) Jaime, Post Falls, ID. He is also survived by 11 grandchildren and six great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents and two brothers and three sisters.
Herb's celebration of life service will be held at Real Life Ministries, Bldg 1 in the Upper Room located at 1866 N. Cecil Rd (Hwy 41) Post Falls, on Wednesday, June 21, at 11:00 am. Donations in his name may be made to the Kootenai Humane Society, P. O. Box 1005, Hayden, ID, 83835.