Brittney Nicole (Westfall) Karp

July 29, 1998 ~ September 30, 2018 (age 20)

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Brittney Nicole Karp entered into this world July 29, 1998 in Caldwell, Idaho to Michael and Shauna Westfall. She joined her sister at home Courtney Ann. Her parents later divorced, and she gained 2 step parents Gayle Westfall and Jim Raynor. She joined her father’s new family and gained 3 siblings, Matt and Hailey Ernest and her baby sister Stephanie Westfall. She attended Vallivue Schools and graduated in 2016 with several choir and FFA Awards.

Brittney had a love of animals and always was bringing home a stray to care for. Her goal was to be a veterinarian, so she could continue her love for animals. She enjoyed most of all singing (off key) in the shower to drive all her siblings crazy as well as hunting, fishing, camping, horses and hanging out with her friends and making everyone around her smile and feel her love. Brittney loved to scare her older sister at all cost and was always in for a good laugh. Brittney’s one and few fears were spiders that could turn her into complete panic as the rest of her family could only sit by and enjoy a good laugh at the tears on her face.

As she was entering into her toon years her mother divorced and she gained 3 more siblings, Brittney, Kaelin and Nolan Vineyard and a step father, Bruce Vineyard. Her father divorced later and she gained a step mother Laelin Wilson.

Just after graduation in the summer of 2016 she met and started her journey of romance with Zachary Karp. On June 3, 2018 Brittney became an Aunt for the first time to Wyatt Alyn Andree and he had her wrapped around his pinky. During the courtship they planned their wedding as they both wanted and they were married August 18, 2018

She is survived by her husband, Zach, her fur babies Chickee and Gunner, her mom Shauna Raynor and step dad Bruce, sister Courtney (Anthony Andree, Niece Rosie and nephew Wyatt, Stepsister Britney (Michael), Nolan Vineyard and Kaelin Vineyard, her dad Mike and Step mom Laelin, and sister Stephanie, her mother in law Brandy (Mike) Oatney, father in law Sam (Gel) Karp, Brother and sister in laws, Sam Karp Jr (Mikayla Hess) Courtney and Eugene Atkinson (Nephew Austin and niece Alexis, Ashley and Dohnie Hartman, Leilani Hunt and Tavita Hunt, Grandparents Steve and Patricia Deweese, John and Nedra Karp, and Tom and Rosemarie Woody, Norm and Carol Titus, Numerous aunts, uncles, cousins and friends. She was preceded in death by Uncle Ricci Deweese, Uncle Don Layman, Aunt Kristen Vineyard, great grandparents    Glen and Dorothy Deweese, Vera and Allen Beeman and Grand parents Kenneth and Barbara Westfall.

Boo Boo you were the brightest star in all of our lives, you have changed the lives of many and your smile and laughter were contagious. We may have had only 20 short years to see you grow and start the next chapter in your life and we will always cherish every smile and every tear and will not take for granted the light you added to our lives. Rest in peace our sweet angel until we meet again.

A viewing will be held at the Nampa Funeral Home, Yraguen Chapel on Saturday from 3:00 to 6:00 P.M. with at memorial service at 7:00 P.M. A graveside service will be held at 4:30 P.M. on Sunday at the Indian Valley Cemetery in Indian Valley, Idaho An online guest book is available at

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October 6, 2018

3:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Nampa Funeral Home
415 12th Ave. So.
Nampa, Idaho 83651

Funeral Service
October 6, 2018

7:00 PM
Nampa Funeral Home
415 12th Ave. So.
Nampa, Idaho 83651

Graveside Service
October 7, 2018

4:30 PM
Indian Valley Cemetery
Cemetery Lane
Indian Valley, ID 83632

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