Obituary for Erin Ronald Rees - East Idaho News
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Erin Ronald Rees

April 2nd, 1997 - September 15th, 2023

Erin Ronald Rees, 26, of Idaho Falls ID, passed away on September 15, 2023 after a devastating car wreck.

He was born on April 2, 1997 to Toni L. Rees and Joanne Stephens Rees.

He attended school in Rigby ID and obtained his GED.

On July 26, 2014 Erin married the love of his life, Kjerstin Anne Robinson Rees. They went on to have three beautiful boys of their own: Reain Storm Rees, Drako “Drake” Dodge Rees and Kjorvan “Kornado” Jay Rees.

Erin was a big supporter of Syko Realms Suicide Awareness Benefits. He made many things to be auctioned off in order to raise money to support and prevent suicide.

He is survived by his wife, Kjeri Anne Rees, his children Reain, Drake, and Kjorvan; his parents Toni and Joanne Rees, siblings Ashley (Derek) Smith, Alan Rees (Nyal Scafe), Ryan Rees, Hailey Rees (Colby Lindstrom) and Isabella Rees; his grandparents Alvin & DeeAnna Rees and Kay Stephens; a niece Elizabeth Smith, a nephew Tyler Smith, and many cousins, aunts, and uncles.

Friends that have become family: Jason Kennedy, Jarem Henrie, Kate Sheppard and Sarah Ann Cotten.

He was preceded in death by his cousin, Storm Rees. His grandfather Brent Ballard Stephens, great-grandparents Dee Bowen and Myrth Bowen.

Funeral services for Erin will be held on Friday, September 22, 2023 at the Holbrooke LDS Stake Center (196 N 4000 E Rigby ID 83442) at 1:00 p.m. A visitation will be held at 11:30 a.m. that morning. Interment will follow the funeral at the Sutton Cemetery in Archer Idaho.

Donations can be made directly to the family through Venmo @Kjeri-Rees

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