Appleton Memorial Set for Feb. 23


Micron has finalized plans for a public memorial service for Steve Appleton, the company's CEO who was killed in a plane crash on Feb. 4. The service will be held Thursday, Feb. 23, at 10 a.m. at the Taco Bell Arena on the Boise State campus.

Additionally, Micron announced memorial funds, established in Appleton's name, with the Make-A-Wish Foundation and the Boise State University Foundation. The Micron Foundation donated $25,000 to each of the funds in honor of Appleton.

A National Traffic Safety Board preliminary report on the crash is expected in the next day or two.