Jacob Anthony Mortensen
October 30, 1995 - May 4, 2009
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Jacob Anthony Barzee Mortensen, 13 of Idaho Falls died Monday, May 04, 2009, at his home in Idaho Falls. Arrangements are pending at Buck-Miller-Hann Funeral Home in Idaho Falls. He was born on October 30, 1995, at Idaho Falls, the son of Christopher and Brook Robin Barzee Mortensen. He attended Edgemont, Linden Park and West Jefferson Elementary schools and was currently attending the 7th grade at Taylor View Jr. High School. Jacob enjoyed hunting, camping, skate boarding, riding his dirt bike, reading and playing his video games. He was very respectful of others and was the most friendly and polite person we have known. He was loved and will surly be missed by all that knew him.

Survivors include his parents, Christopher G. and Brooke R. Barzee Mortensen, a brother Morgan G. Mortensen; a sister, Jocelyn R. Mortensen; his paternal grand parents, Lonnie & Penny Mortensen; his maternal grandparents, Bryant and Christy Barzee; maternal grandparents, Rebecca Bluhm and Robert Bluhm; uncle, Jarrid Barzee; aunt, Jody Pemberton; all of Idaho Falls; an uncle and aunt, Todd and Katrina Mortensen of Wood Cross, Utah; and aunt and uncle, Gregery and Brandy Rockstroh of Santa Fe, New Mexico. He was preceded in death by an aunt, Bridget Barzee and his great grandparents.

Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, May 9, 2009, at the Shamrock Park LDS Ward Chapel, at the corner of Sunnyside and Holmes, with Bishop Howard K. Harper, officiating. Burial will follow in the Ammon Cemetery in Ammon. A viewing for family and friends will be held from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Friday at Buck-Miller-Hann Funeral Home, 825 E. 17th Street in Idaho Falls and at the church one hour prior to the funeral on Saturday. The family suggest donations be given to the Jacob Anthony Barzee Mortensen Donation Fund and may be left at any Zionís Bank location.

Funeral Services

Saturday May 9, 2009, 11:00 a.m. at Shamrock Park Ward
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