Arthur (Art) Franklin Britton, 78, of Wallace, ID passed away peacefully on November 28, 2022 at Shoshone Medical Center in Kellogg, ID. Art was born on June 5, 1944 in Wallace, ID, a son of the late Howard (Bud) Britton and Marian Isdell Britton.
Art attended local schools and graduated from Mullan High School, Class of 1962. He married his high school sweetheart, Eileen Christopherson on July 25, 1964 at the Emmanuel Lutheran Church in Mullan, ID.
Art worked in retail for many years owning the local flower shop in Wallace in the early 1970’s. Many who knew Art appreciated his creativity as he loved interior decoration, remodeling, painting, and had a wonderful eye for seeing pieces of beauty in junk.
In addition to his parents, Art was preceded in death by his wife Eileen Britton.
Survivors include his daughter, Lisa Britton and her family; his son, Bret Britton and his family; and partner, Paul Hartmann.
At Art’s request, cremation will take place and a memorial service will be held sometime in the spring of 2023 at Emmanuel Lutheran Church in Mullan, ID.
Memories of Art and messages of condolence may be sent to his family online at www.shoshonefuneralservice.com. Shoshone Funeral Services, Kellogg, is assisting the Britton family with arrangements.