1928 — 2021
Dolores Erne-Smith, devoted mother and greathearted friend, passed away on September 2 at the age of 92. Dolores was born to Ned and Laura Folk and raised in Milbank, South Dakota. She married James Erne in 1947. After living in many towns in North and South Dakota, and with a growing family, the Ernes finally settled in Grangeville, Idaho, in 1960. From then on, Dolores considered Grangeville her home. Dolores had many passions in life, including her faith, career, travel, and family. For the nearly 60 years she lived in Grangeville, she was an active member of Sts. Peter and Paul Parish, where she served on the parish council and supported the expansion of the parish facilities. She...