In loving memory of

Theodore Frank Mainini
February 21, 1936 - May 27, 2022

Theodore (Ted) Mainini 86 passed away Friday, May 27, 2022, at Preston's Heritage Home Assisted Living. Ted was born in Van Nuys, California the son of Theodore and Elenor Soto Mainini. He was raised and educated in California where he spent most of his life. He was a veteran of the US Navy and spent many years working as a heavy equipment operator in the construction field. He married Sarah Lou Russell and raised his family in California. Lou passed away in 2013. As his health began to fail in later years, he moved from Santa Maria, California to Preston to be closer to his son Steve, wife Terry, and their family.

At Ted's request, no public funeral services will be conducted. Cremation is under the direction of Franklin County Funeral Home, Preston, Idaho.


Kent and Tammy Beardall wrote on Jun 6, 2022:

"Steve and Terry I?m sorry for your loss, our heart goes out to you both and your family. You guys are awesome . Know that he is in a better place, without pain . You are in our prayers and hearts. We are always here to talk "

Kim and Jeanie Crockett wrote on Jun 4, 2022:

"Terry and Steve, So sorry for you loss. We admire you both so much for your caring and love of family. We are thinking of you and want you to know we appreciate your friendship. "

Laurie Nielson wrote on May 28, 2022:

"Ted was an amazing guy that I got the pleasure to visit with him and his family here in Preston I will miss his stories. He was one that truly made you laugh. Steve and Terry my thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Just know that I am going to miss visiting with you ? Laurie "