Agnes C. Foley, MS, RD, passed away on September 1st in Boise, Idaho. Agnes served as IDA President (’70-71) and Delegate (’73-79). Agnes received the June Yerrington Award from the Idaho Dietetic Association in 1982 (the first to receive this award).
Agnes’ family has established a scholarship in her name for dietetic students. Details of this award will be forthcoming as the scholarship is set up. The Idaho Academy recognizes Agnes’ contributions to the profession and shares our condolences with her family and friends (many of whom are current or former RDs).
Read the obituary from the Idaho Statesman http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/idahostatesman/obituary.aspx?n=agnes-carlson-foley&pid=166793388#sthash.1LITGo7W.dpbs