LAURIE HARPER TENGS
Laurie Harper Tengs was born on July 11th, 1957 to Howard Hugh and Lucile Elinor Harper in Idaho Falls, Idaho in Bonneville County. She was the only daughter born. Her brothers were Doug, Jeff and Steve Harper. She gained her angel wings on March 6th, 2021 at 2:47pm in Garden City, Idaho with family by her side.
Laurie was known for her great way of being a waitress and a bartender. She spent a lot of time doing what she loved to do. She loved all people. She was last known at her job at Mirage in Adrien, Oregon as one of the most spiritualistic people to be around. Laurie was know as her upright and honest self. If she didn’t agree with what you said she would always tell you what she would think that was right and wrong. She loved everyone. If you didn’t know her by Laurie then you knew her by MOM!!!
Laurie was one of a kind. She loved her boys Jeff, Nick, and Travis. Jeff helped her with so much in life. He was there 24/7 and made sure she was happy. She couldn’t ask for the most perfect boys!! She lived for her boys and would make sure everything was okay with them. It didn’t matter what would happen to her she didn’t care. Her 3 boys were her life. Then Nickolas got married in 2017 to Dixie Craig and it changed her life. She also got to see her baby Travis Tengs marry Samantha LaSarte in 2019 and be apart of both weddings. Jeff was there til she went to join GOD where she knew everything was going to be okay. She was the strongest person everyone knew!!!
She is proceeded in death by her parents Howard Hugh and Lucile Elinor Harper, Doug Harper, Her grandparents, and many Uncles, Aunts, Cousins, and Loved Ones.
She is survived by her children: Jeff Thomas Tengs, Nick Howard ( Dixie) Tengs, Travis Sage (Samantha) Tengs. Stepkids: Jady (Tiffany) Tengs, Teresa (Jake) Seitz, Duane Chamberlain, Bill . Her grandchildren are as follows: Seth Kline, Kyle Kline, Kaylah Tengs, Becka Means, Ashtin Clure, Zach Clure, Breezy Clure, Lilly Tengs, Jase Baker, Myah O’Brien and Xedric O’Brien. She would tell us before she gained her wings that she was waiting for her great grand-baby to be here so she could meet him. She got to see his face before anyone else did. Xander Jady Zafiu grandma was so excited to meet you.
The family would also send out a very happy THANK YOU to St. Alphonsus in Boise, Idaho as well as the hospice team. Reina her nurse and Carol her bathaid were amazing to our mom!!!