Daisy Martell Bouchard, 96 – Coeur d’Alene Press

Daisy Martell Bouchard, 96, of Coeur d’Alene passed away Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2022, at Creekside memory care. She was born Oct. 16, 1926, in Broadus, Mont., to Milton and Marcella Turley. Daisy had nine brothers and sisters and was the youngest. She graduated high school in 1944 and then went to the University of Montana in Missoula.

There she met the love of her life, Ferdy Bouchard. They were married in Broadus on May 5, 1950. They raised two daughters and during that time Daisy found a love for gardening, especially any kind of rose and her tomatoes were wonderful! She also was an avid bowler and they were in many leagues. Due to Ferdy’s job she lived all over the United States and they discovered a love for travel. In later years they traveled all over the world on many cruise ships.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Ferdy, and all of her siblings. She is survived by many Turleys, her daughters, Joan Bramblee and Suzanne Cutaiar, her son-in-law, Stephen; grandchildren, Thomas and Randall Bramblee, Stephen and Ryan Cutaiar; great-grandchildren, Carter, Karliegh and Rylynn.

At her request there will be no services. There will be a brief interment ceremony Friday, Feb. 18, 2022, at 12:30 p.m. at St. Pius columbarium outside. All are welcome.

In lieu of flowers please donate to Hospice of North Idaho, 2290 W Prairie Ave, Coeur d’Alene, ID 83815 or hospiceofnorthidaho.org/donate/.

Yates Funeral Home entrusted with arrangements. Please visit Daisy’s online memorial and sign her guestbook at yatesfuneralhomes.com.