Bessie E. Krantz, 70, of Caldwell, died Friday, November 4, 1994, at the Nampa hospital of natural
services will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, November 8, 1994, at
the Dakan Funeral Chapel, Caldwell.
Rev. David Kegley of
Kirkpatrick Memorial Presbyterian Church,
Parma, will officiate.
Interment will follow
Cemetery near Parma.
Bessie was born February 18, 1924, to William and Pearla
Butler in Bayard,
She was one of eleven
children. She married Herman Krantz on August 3, 1942.
They moved to
ten years later and started farming in the Parma-Roswell area
before buying their present farm at Notus in 1963.
Bessie enjoyed working on the farm with Herman, especially in
beet harvest. Her
hobbies included needlework and crafts.
Over the years she was
involved with 4-H, FFA, and was a Cub Scout leader.
At the time of her
death she was an Elder at Kirkpatrick Memorial Presbyterian
Church in Parma.
survived by her husband, Herman; three sons and
daughters-in-law, Terry and Linda of Wilder, Eddie and
Rosemary of Idaho Falls, Curt and Beth of Notus; four
grandchildren and their spouses, Troy and Leslie of Caldwell,
Tim of Nampa, Corey and Dawn of Wilder, Rebecca, of Idaho
Falls; and two great-granddaughters, Sharayh and Stephanie.
was preceded in death by her parents, one grandson and two
may call at the Dakan Funeral Chapel, Caldwell, today from 6 to 8 p.m.
family suggests that memorials be made to Mountain States
Tumor Institute West, in