Everett was the son of John and Anna Marie Sells. He was born in Spokane on Jan. 7, 1932. He passed Jan. 31, 2012. He was a veteran who served in the Navy during the Korean War and was honorably discharged in December 1951.
Everett was an avid outdoorsman who loved hunting, archery, skeet, trap shooting and camping. He had been a member of the Spokane Rifle Gun Club, was a lifetime member of Hells Canyon Archery Club in Lewiston, Idaho, a lifetime member and dedicated volunteer with Coeur dâ€™Alene Skeet and Trap Club. He was also a lifetime member of Spokane Elks Club No. 228, as well as an honorary life member of the Knights of CoÂ¬lumbus.
On April 19, 1969 he married Rose Marie Sprute at St. Alâ€™s Catholic Church in Spokane. The couple made their home in Spokane for 14 years before moving to Lewiston and finally to Post Falls, Idaho. They are blessed with a son Jeff, and a daughter, Kathy.
Survivors include his wife of 42 years, Rose Marie; Nancy Jo Asplund, a daughter from a previous marriage; Kathy Sells and Jeff and his wife, Janelle; their two sons, Jon and Matt; one brother, LeRoy Sells and his wife, Janice, Colville, and several nieces and a nephew.
He was preceded in death by his parents, one brother, Ralph Sells; and by four sisters, Ruth Jorges, Theresa Davis, Bety MuÂ¬solf and Annabelle Curry.
Funeral service was held and St. Pius X Catholic Church in Coeur dâ€™Alene, Idaho on Feb. 3 at 10 a.m. and an internment at Cottonwood Cemetery, Cottonwood, Idaho on Feb. 4.
In lieu of flowers, please make gifts to Holy Family Catholic School in Coeur dâ€™Alene, or to a charity of your choosing.
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