Roy Allen Valpey, 44, died Sept. 27, 2008, in Boise, Idaho, when his car was hit by a semi truck. He was born in Crescent City on July 21, 1964.

His surviving family includes his mother and father, Linda and Tom Valpey; brother, Dean Valpey, all of Lewiston, Idaho.; five children, each of Idaho; several aunts, uncles, nieces and cousins.