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Reesa (Burnside) Monahan

December 13, 1961 ~ May 9, 2022 (age 60)

Obituary

Reesa Lucile Monahan 60 of Driggs, Idaho peacefully returned to her Father in Heaven on Monday, May 9, 2022 surrounded by her loving family. Reesa was born December 13, 1961 in Driggs, Idaho to Lenace and Dorlis Burnside.

Reesa graduated from Butte High School in 1980. She married her high school sweetheart Michael Monahan in 1982. She loved the outdoors, spending time with her children and grandchildren, and going on adventures with her husband. Throughout her life she worked as a waitress and at The Bank of Commerce. Reesa was devoted to Subs for Santa and giving back to her community. She was a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Days Saints and served in Young Womens. She was outgoing, witty, and enjoyed being with her friends and family.

Reesa is survived by her husband Michael; two sons Jake (Julie) Monahan of Shelley, Zach (Jessica) Monahan of Rupert; four grandchildren, Bailee, Keyan, Zachary, and Lucy; two sisters, Ronda (Duane) Stark and Dena (Jim) High; three brothers, Randy (Angie) Burnside, Rawd Burnside, and Rick Burnside; father and mother in law Bill (Maxine) Monahan; and many brothers and sisters in-law, nieces, and nephews. She was preceded in death by her dad, Lenace Burnside, mom, Dorlis Atchley Burnside, and sister-in-law, Nelda Furniss Burnside.

Funeral services will be at 1:00 pm on Saturday, May 14, 2022 at the Driggs LDS Stake Center. The family will receive friends  Friday evening 6:00-8:00 and prior to services from 11:30 to 12:30 Saturday. Burial will be at Darby Cemetery under the direction of Grand Teton Funeral home.

To watch the funeral remotely go to https://zoom.us/j/95028453926.

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Services

Visitation
Friday
May 13, 2022

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Driggs Stake Center

Visitation
Saturday
May 14, 2022

11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Driggs LDS Stake Center
225 N. 1st St.
Driggs, ID 83422

Funeral Service
Saturday
May 14, 2022

1:00 PM
Driggs LDS Stake Center
225 N. 1st St.
Driggs, ID 83422

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