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Information for Charlene Louise Schnase King

6 August, 1939 - 11 March, 1988

From The Idaho Press-Tribune

March, 1988
Contributed by Dennis McIndoo

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Charlene King

    Funeral services for Charlene Louise King, 48, of Caldwell, who died Friday March 11, 1988, at the Caldwell hospital, will be conducted at 2 p.m. Wednesday, March 16, at Flahiff Funeral Chapel in Caldwell by the Rev. Don Hardenbrook of the First Christian Church in Caldwell.  Interment will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens in Caldwell.
    Louise was born on Aug. 6, 1939, in Caldwell, to Charles and Ola Larson Schnase.  She was reared and educated in Caldwell and graduated from Caldwell High School in 1957.  She married Bob King on Jan. 22, 1960, at Nampa. She worked for several months at Meridian Wood Products before being employed at Nampa Floral.  She worked there for five years. Later she worked at Kit Manufacturing Co. in Caldwell as a quality control inspector for nine yeas.  She entered the nursing program at Caldwell Memorial Hospital in 1978.  She graduated from the program and worked at Caldwell Memorial until she retired as an R.N. in February 1988 due to ill health.
    She enjoyed crafts and all kinds of needle work.  She loved to sew and made most of her and her family's clothing.  She liked reading and going out and looking for a bargain on material to sew with.
    She was a member of the First Christian Church and the V.F.W. Auxiliary in Caldwell.
    She is survived by her husband, Bob of Caldwell; a son and daughter-in-law, Lavern and Sue King of Nampa; a daughter, Kelly King of Caldwell; a daughter and son-in-law, Danette and Scott Christie of Cottage Grove, Ore.; two sisters and brothers-in-law, Sharon and Ed Traywick of Caldwell and Charlotte and Israel Sumano of Mexico City, Mexico; four grandchildren, Marcene, Joly, Tory and Regina Christie, all of Cottage Grove; and one niece and three nephews.
    She was preceded in death by her parents and brother Bob.
    Friends may call Tuesday from 3 until 8 p.m. and Wednesday from 9 a.m. until noon, at Flahiff Funeral Chapel, Caldwell.




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