Board Games 01

Mae Lou Guenthner

November 3, 1935 ~ October 6, 2019 (age 83)

Obituary Image


Mae Lou Guenthner, 83

Beloved mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and sister, Mae Lou Guenthner, 83, of Osburn, Idaho, passed away October 6, 2019 at the Shoshone Medical Center of Kellogg.  She was born November 3, 1935 in Sidney, Montana; Mae was the daughter of Arthur and Emma (Reinhart) Zeller.

Mae attended schools in North Dakota.  She was united in marriage to Luther L. Guenthner on March 30, 1952 in Hazen, North Dakota; Luther passed away on May 20, 2010.

Mae moved to the Silver Valley in May of 1954.

Mae had served as a Certified Nurses Aide for thirty-eight years working for the Shoshone County Nursing Home,  as well as, the Silver Wood Good Samaritan of Silverton; she not only served as a CNA, but also as a hairdresser and she managed the Assisted Living division at the Silver Wood Good Samaritan.

Mae was a member of the American Lutheran Church of Kellogg. 

Mae so loved and enjoyed her family, arts and crafts, gardening,and board and card games.  In her younger years, she enjoyed snowmobiling and motorcycles.

Mae is survived by two daughters Debbie M. (Allen “Bucky”) Fulton of Pinehurst, Idaho, Cara (Rick) Blanton of Sedro-Woolley, Washington; three grandchildren Stacy (Jeff) Kendrick of Missoula, Montana, Travis (Amber) Fulton of Ponte Vedra, Florida and Kim (Colby) Dennard of Columbus, Montana; seven great-grandchildren Joseph, Jameson, Banks, Quinn, Aidyn, Chloe and Brenna; two sisters Gloria Legault of Osburn, Idaho and Cleo Morris also of Osburn; she is also survived by several nieces and nephews.  Mae was preceded in death by her parents, her husband Luther, three brothers Melvin, Ivan and Jerry Zeller; one sister Velva Mallory.

Memorial Services will be held on Monday, October 14, 2019 at 11:00 A.M. at the American Lutheran Church of Kellogg with Rev. Alec Rivera officiating.  A reception/luncheon will be held for family and friends in the Church Fellowship Hall following services; everyone is welcome.

The family suggests that memorials may be made to the American Lutheran Church, 16 E. Riverside Ave. Kellogg, Idaho 83837.

You may share your memories of Mae and sign her guest book at



To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Mae Lou Guenthner, please visit our floral store.


Memorial Service
October 14, 2019

11:00 AM
American Lutheran Church
16 East Riverside Ave.
Kellogg, ID 83837

© 2020 Shoshone Funeral Service. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS & TA | Privacy Policy | Terms of Use