Aaron Pubigee, 40, of Fort Hall passed away Saturday, May 7, 2011, at Portneuf Valley Rehab and Extended Care in Pocatello with his family by his bedside.
Aaron was born June 11, 1970, in Pocatello to Verla Batt Pubigee Farmer of Ross Fork and the late David Leslie Pubigee of Arbon Valley. He was raised in Bannock Creek and Fort Hall in his younger days, and the remaining adult life in Ross Fork. He attended school at American Falls Elementary, in the Blackfoot School District and graduated from Sho-Ban Jr/Sr High School.
He enjoyed hanging out with his friends and working labor jobs throughout his life. He also enjoyed hunting and doing beadwork. Most of all he enjoyed spending time with his youngest son. Aaron is survived by his children; Sage J. Pubigee, Dradon Pubigee-Williams, Kelton Pubigee; stepdaughter Tazya Wagner; his mother Verla Batt (Joseph Sr.) Farmer; one sister, Jamie Farmer; brothers Joseph Jr. “Jake” Farmer, Monroe (LeNet Fellows) Farmer, and Roman Farmer; one stepbrother Sidney Farmer; three stepsisters: Rosemary Divinney, Darla Morgan, Wendy Farmer; maternal grandmother Edith George Uribe, and several aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Robert and Freda (George) Batt, and Elias and Alice (Brown) Pubigee, and a brother, Spencer E. Pubigee.
A traditional prayer service will be held at 6 p.m., Monday, May 9, 2011, at Hawker Funeral Home, 132 South Shilling in Blackfoot.
Aaron’s body will be taken to the Ross Fork Creek Community Center on Tuesday at 10 a.m. and will remain there until Wednesday at 1 p.m. at which time he’ll be taken to Gibson Cemetery for traditional burial services at 2 p.m.
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