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Millie Belle Teupel

April 16, 1954 ~ May 7, 2019 (age 65)

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Millie Belle Teupel, 65

Beloved wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and sister, Millie Belle Teupel, 65, of Wallace, Idaho, passed away May 7, 2019 in Pinehurst.  She was born April 16, 1954 in Wenatchee, Washington; Millie was the daughter of Jimmie Lee and Iva Mae (Krise) Rash.

Millie attended Rogers High School of Spokane, Washington.  She also attended the North Idaho College of Coeur d’ Alene.                  

Millie moved to the Silver Valley in 1971 from Spokane, Washington.

Millie married Jeffrie Teupel on June 21, 1972 in Coeur d’ Alene, Idaho.

Millie had first worked as a housekeeper for the Oasis of Wallace and later as a housekeeper at the Wallace Inn.  She recently served in home health care and had worked for Compassionate Care of Coeur d’ Alene.

Millie loved and enjoyed her family, fire wood cutting, fishing, hunting, camping and ATV riding; she also loved her dogs.

Millie is survived by her husband Jeff Teupel of the family home of Wallace; two children Terri Joe and Thad Coram of Rathdrum, Idaho, Crystal Jay Teupel and Daniel Pena of Coeur d’ Alene, Idaho; two grandchildren Brittany Nichole Teupel of Rathdrum and Brandon Lee Teupel of Coeur d’ Alene; two great-grandchildren Emma Nichole Teupel and Jayce William Teupel; two brothers Jimmie Lee Rash of Washington and Ira John Rash of Spokane, Washington; three sisters Laraye Leanne Smallwood of Pittsburg, Pennsylvania, Cassandra Lee Keller of Wallace and Christine Raye Kelley of Rathdrum; Millie is also survived by numerous nieces and nephews.  She was preceded in death by her parents.

Cremation will be held and upon Millie’s request no services will be held.

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SHOSHONE FUNERAL SERVICES & CREMATORY KELLOGG, IDAHO is entrusted with cremation services.

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