March 1, 2007
Joe. W. Chatburn, 91, cherished husband, father, grandfather, brother, uncle and friend passed away peacefully at home in Cheney on Feb. 15.
Joe was born in Albion, Idaho, on Sept. 12, 1915, one of seven children, to John and Zella Chatburn.
He married his sister's best friend, Yvonne Ann Hepworth, June 5, 1939, and would have celebrated their 68th anniversary this June.
Joe and Yvonne, joined by their four children, lived in Boise, Idaho, from 1939 until 1957.
Joe built two of their homes in south Boise, a block from brothers Acel and Dean Chatburn. Joe was a teacher at Lincoln Opportu...