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Joanne Irene Dye

March 23, 1959 — April 16, 2023

Joanne “Jo” Irene Dye, 64, of Pocatello Idaho, passed away on April 16, 2023 at Portneuf Medical Center surrounded by loved ones. She was born March 23, 1959 in Pocatello, Idaho. She is the daughter of Therral Robert and Vada Marlene (Twitchell) Dye.

After high school she worked in various job capacities. She particularly enjoyed being a nanny to a local family as well as early tech positions at both IOmega in Roy, Utah and AMI in Pocatello. While living in Ogden, Utah she met Terry “Pete” Murray and they had two children, Sierra Marlena (Murray) Greenfield of Pocatello and Cody James Murray of Evansville, Indiana. After having children, she took pleasure in being a full time stay at home mother.

In addition to her mother, she is predeceased by two brothers: Roger Therral Dye and Robert Leroy Dye. She is survived her father and children; her partner Sheri Leigh Shaw; four granddaughters: Kimi JoLynn and Emma Ray Cotterell, Vanellope Hazel and Jessica Ann Greenfield; brother Ronald Hyrum Dye, sister Jolene Renae (Dye) Schiers, and many nieces and nephews.

It was Joanne’s wish to have no funeral or formal service. Arrangements are being handled by Wilks Funeral Home, 211 W. Chubbuck Rd. Chubbuck, Idaho. Those wishing to remember Joanne or leave condolences for the family can do so on her Tribute Wall.

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