Dawn Coral (Diede) Ripley, 63, of Caldwell, Idaho passed away in her home on Saturday after a 2 year battle of pancreatic cancer.
Dawn was born in Billings, Montana, September 28, 1955, the daughter of Tom and Marie Diede. She graduated high school in Billings.
She moved to Boise, Idaho and worked 30 years for Micron, the longest running memory Fab in the world.
Dawn enjoyed the facets of life, fishing, growing flowers and caring for her cats and horse. She broke and trained her filly all by herself.
Her survivors are her husband, Thomas Ripley, 2 Granddaughters, Shy-Anne of Lafayette, Indiana and Christina of Boise, Idaho.
Dawn was preceded in death by her parents, Tom and Marie and her only son Eddie, which he passed last September of Kidney cancer.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Friday, July 12th at Michelotti-Sawyers Mortuary with a visitation held prior at 10:00 a.m. Burial will follow services at Mountain View Cemetery, Billings. Condolences may be shared at www.michelottisawyers.com or www.dakanfuneralchapel.com
“In lieu of flowers, the family suggests a memorial donation in honor of Dawn’s life to First Choice Hospice. Please make checks payable to A Better Way Memorial Fund, and mail to 12400 W Overland Road, Suite 100, Boise, ID 83709.