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Margo and John's marriage brought two adventurers together, and their married life was just as exciting as one could imagine. Literature and art also were her passion, and telling the stories of Idahoans was one of her greatest pleasures. The family moved to Lewiston to care for his grandfather. The day he turned 18, he left for basic training in San Diego.

They worked together, met famed lunar astronauts, rafted several rivers in Idaho, Alaska's Arctic, the Grand Canyon, traveled the country and Europe, developed interesting projects, and loved each other more than words could say. David attended school in Lewiston, after his grandfather's death the family moved to the Orofino area. In 1970, while home on leave, he met his soulmate, best friend and love of his life, June Purcell Reagan. He served on a yard tug boat in the Philippine Islands and was honorably discharged in May 1946, with the rank of Electricians Mate 3rd Class.

She attended Imperial Valley College and San Diego State College, but decided to give modeling a serious try before graduating.

While she did print work and modeled for shops, this career didn't fulfill her as much as she hoped.

When her family friends retired to Orofino she decided to visit them.

Having a strong spiritual life was important to Margo, and she is forever grateful to Zona and Fred Bowen, and Horace and Andrea Axtell for teaching her and imparting their knowledge to a lifelong learner. They were married in 1970, and he became the instant dad of her five children and they had a son. He took extra credits so that he could graduate in May 1944 - with wife Barbara accepting his diploma. He returned to Weippe, where he and Barbara made their home for the next 70 years. Everet supported his family by working in Weippe saw mills.

Margo is survived by her dear husband, John; brother Eric (Sacha); siblings-in-law James (Jo) and Jennifer (Mark); several stepchildren; her dear nieces, Diamond and Heaven; and many more nieces and nephews, beloved aunts, uncles and cousins; a sweet grandson, Brogan; the entire Axtell family; and devoted friends and neighbors whose love was shown on a daily basis. After David was discharged from the Navy, they moved to Pierce, where he worked for Ray Coon Logging until his health forced him to leave the woods. They worked for Idaho Forest Industries, in Priest River until they retired. He is survived by his wife, June; sons Brad (Denise) Leeper, Ron (Earlene) Reagan and Doug Russell; daughters Peggy De Young, Cheri (James) Baxter, Lisa Wilson, Reva Monk and "DD" Russell; 20 grandchildren and 20 great-grandchildren; and his best four-legged friends, Troy and Max. 16, 1926, in Carson City, ND, to Leo and Christine (Zeller) Martin. During World War II, Everet was a senior at Weippe High. At Schmidt Brothers Lumber, he started out on the clean-up crew, advancing to the position of head sawyer for 13 years. he was the head saw filer for 27 years until retirement in 1992.

He was on the Weippe City Council for many years and also served as the Weippe water/sewer manager.

He served as both vice president and president of the Intermountain Saw Filers Convention.It seemed everything Margo had ever wanted to do happened in Idaho.She graduated from Lewis-Clark State College and immediately attended Bennington College, receiving a Master of Fine Arts in writing.They were invited to speak at events across the country.One memorable occasion resulted in an invitation to meet His Holiness the Dalai Lama in Ketchum, Idaho, in September 2005.In 1980, she saw the Snake River and Clearwater River drainage for the first time.

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