Leola Phyllis Line 81, of Aberdeen, Idaho passed away Saturday, Dec. 17 2011 at Highland Hills Assisted Living Center in Pocatello Idaho. She was born Leola Phyllis Turner on August 30, 1930 in Aberdeen Idaho to George Turner and Phoebe Lee Turner.
She graduated from Aberdeen High School. She married Bruce (Duke) Line June 1, 1951 in Springfield, Idaho. Duke passed away in 2002; they were married for 52 years. They moved to Aberdeen in 1959 where she continued to live until 2010. She then moved to Highland Hills Assisted Living Center where she lived until her death.
She worked for the Simplot Processing Plant until her retirement in 1992. She was a devoted wife mother and homemaker. She enjoyed crocheting, quilting and loved spending time with her family. After retirement her son Terry taught her to play golf. She spent a lot of time on the golf courses in Aberdeen and American Falls with Terry and Rhonda or anyone else she could get out on the links. She loved playing in golf tournaments with her friends in Aberdeen where she won a few trophies. One of her fondest memories was going on a trip to Canada with their good friends Clyce and LaRue Schumacher.
She is survived by her daughters, Linda (Rick) Pugmire of Blackfoot and Vickie (Steve) Christ of Inkom; daughter-in-law Rhonda Line of Eden; 11 grandchildren and 20 great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband Duke; 2 sons Terry and Michael Line; two great-grandsons, Hunter Michael Pugmire and Andre Joseph Line; 2 brothers, George and Delbert Turner; 1 sister, Ruth Spolarich and 2 half-sisters, Emma Renfro and Noretta Wells.
The visitation will be Wednesday, December 21, 2011 from 6-7:30 pm at Davis-Rose Mortuary, 170 Idaho St., American Falls. The graveside service will be held at 1 pm Thursday, December 22nd at the Springfield-Sterling Cemetery. Condolences and memories may be shared at www.davisrosemortuary.com.