Our wonderful mother, Doris Darlene Denham, 83, passed
away Thursday, February 24, 2022, at Hospice of North Idaho
in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho surrounded by her three daughters.
Doris was the daughter of John Smith and Elvena Agnes (Lane)
Lycan. She was born on October 11, 1938 on Tahoe Ridge near
She was a great mentor to others, a savvy businesswoman, a
great listener, cared deeply about others and desired the best
for everyone in her life. She loved God with all her heart.
She married Philip "Buck" Samuel Denham on April 16, 1955 in
Coeur d'Alene, Idaho.
She is survived by daughters Debra Hallek, Carol (Jon) Ingalls,
and Susan (Jeff) Rutherford; her grandsons Joseph Ingalls,
Donovan (Kristina) Conley, and Shane (Karalynn) Conley; step
grandsons Jeffrey Rutherford, Jr and Michael (Brittany)
Rutherford; great grandchildren, Braeden, Averie, Bentley,
Lorelai and one on the way; step great grandchildren Lincoln,
Claire and one on the way; brothers Alvin (Janet) Lycan, Gary
(Claudia) York and Duane (Leah) York; sisters-in-law Mary
Lycan and Jean Lycan and numerous nieces, nephews and
She was predeceased by her husband Philip "Buck" Samuel
Denham; her son-in-law Robert "Scotty" Hallek; sisters
Barbara Rickett and Beverly Jean York; brothers, Robert, John
Smith "Junior", Roland and Allen Lycan.
A Graveside service will be held Monday March 7 at 10:00 a.m.
at Riverview Cemtery Coeur d'Alene, ID. Masks required
In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to Hospice of North
Idaho, 2290 w Praire Ave. Coeur d'Alene. ID. 83815