Anna M. Hitt,
73, of Nampa, died Wednesday, March 27, 1996, at her home of
natural causes. Funeral services will be conducted at
10:30 a.m. Tuesday, April 2, at the Flahiff Funeral Chapel,
Caldwell, with Pastor Royce Wright officiating. Burial
will follow at the Hillcrest Memorial Gardens, Caldwell.
Mrs. Hitt was born October, 10, 1922, at Nampa, Idaho, a
daughter of Ludwig and Katherine Weist Schell.
She married Jake Hitt on October 13, 1944, at Blyville,
Arkansas. During the war Anna worked at the Kiser
Shipyard in Portland. After the war the couple returned
to Nampa, where she worked at several packing houses, getting
the farm produce ready for shipping. She also worked at
several of the potato processing plants, including J.R.
Simplots., Ore-Ida and Idaho Potato Processing Plant.
She quit working in 1960 so she could stay home.
She enjoyed going to flea markets, yard sales, and using a
metal detector to comb parks etc., for lost coins and other
Survivors include her husband, Jake of Nampa; a son and
daughter-in-law, Jim and Betty Hitt of Nampa; four brothers,
Paul of Beaverton, Oregon, John of Dayton, Washington, Arnold
of Port Angeles, Washington, and Louie of Boise; three
grandchildren, Jenny, Doug and Justin; and several nieces and
She was preceded in death by four brothers.
Friends may call Monday, April 1, from 9 a.m. until 8 p.m. at
the Flahiff Funeral Chapel, Caldwell.