Lois Jeanne Manee passed away quietly at her home in Ola, Idaho surrounded by family. She was 83 and in the care of St. Luke’s hospice.
Lois was born August 9th, 1936 in St. Paul, Minnesota and adopted by Roscoe & Ella Siple. She was raised in Granite Falls, MN and graduated high school there in 1954.
On July 14th, 1954 she married Bill Manee and they enjoyed 65 years together. They raised 4 children, Katherine, Mary, Dan & David.
Lois was a homemaker and farm wife in Minnesota where they raised angus cattle & crops. They took many horse packing trips out west over the years and in 1979 decided to move to Eagle, Idaho. They later moved to Ola in 1994.
Lois was active in the Ola community which included the Ola Ladies Club, Ola Library and the Ola Community Church. She loved all animals and had a green thumb for all types of plants.
Lois is survived by her husband Bill, their children Mary Clark, Dan (Kris), David (Stephanie) 10 grandchildren and 8 great grandchildren.
She was proceded in death by their daughter, Katherine; her parents and two sisters.
Graveside services have now been postponed to an undecided future date. (Services with urn burial were going to take place Saturday, May 2, 2020 at the Ola Cemetery in Ola, Idaho at 2:00 PM).
In lieu of flowers, charitable donations in Lois’s name can be made to PAL (Pets Adoption League) at 1526 N. Washington in Emmett, ID 83617 or The Ola Ladies Club at P.O. Box 54 in Ola, ID 83657
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Emmett Pet Adoption League
1526 N. Washington Ave., Emmett ID 83617