Nibley Elementary School Principal Kelly Rindlisbacher Dies From COVID-19 Complications

Aug 10, 2020

COVID-19 has claimed the life of Nibley Elementary School principal Kelly Rindlisbacher.

The Herald Journal reported in mid-July that the long-time Cache Valley educator was taken to McKay-Dee Hospital in Ogden with complications from COVID-19. At that time he was reported to be slowly improving, but news of his passing came Friday night.

Marilyn Erekson — a neighbor, fellow church ward member and former colleague of Rindlisbacher — said the Nibley principal and his wife, Lori, are dear friends who have come to her family’s aid on many occasions. Read the rest of the story on


This story is made possible thanks to a community reporting partnership between The Herald Journal and Utah Public Radio.