Died: Friday Aug-21-2020
Funeral: Saturday Aug-29-2020
Morrison Funeral Home
188 S. Hwy 24
Rupert, Idaho 83350
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Laura Courtnay Ulrich (1932-2020) passed away in Burley with her husband at her side on August 21.
Laura was born on June 15, 1932 at Berger, Idaho to parents Clarence and Genivive Courtnay. She was one of four children with two brothers and one sister. She grew up in the Hollister and Shoshone Basin area.
She married her high school sweetheart Marvin Ulrich on October 28, 1950. They were blessed with nine children, Dean(Carol), Marvin Louis Jr., David(Robin), Eldon(Kathleen), Albert, Rita(Glenn) Hermann, Carl(Vee Ann Sattler), Leland(Lori), and Curtis.
Laura is remembered by her family and others through her many paintings. Nature scenes were her favorite subject to paint.
She is also remembered fondly for her time of being a cook at Lutheran Camp Perkins in the Sawtooth area.
She is survived by her husband of almost 70 years, their children, 13 grandchildren and 34 great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents and brother John Courtnay and grandson Spenser Ulrich.
Funeral service will be held at Zion Lutheran Church, Burley on Saturday, August 29 at 11am.
The family requests that in lieu of flowers you honor Laura’s memory through donations to Camp Perkins Scholarship Fund in her name or Cure for Alzhiemers.
(Mom stated that if there were flowers at her funeral she would raise up in her coffin and sneeze in our faces)
For those attending the service, you are respectfully asked to wear masks in consideration of others and their families that they will return to.
Arrangements are under the direction of Morrison Funeral Home, 188 South Hwy 24 in Rupert.
Condolences for Laura Ulrich
From: Michael and Linda Shadel
Laura will always hold a special place in our hearts! we enjoyed their trips to phoenix to meet up with them and catch up! she was always willing to get in the car and go! our time together was priceless! we extend our sincere love, thoughts and prayers to her family in this tough time and know that she is well taken care of in her new home.
The Shadel family & daisy
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