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Information for Clare Howard

23 October, 1904 - 15 January, 1987

From the Idaho Press-Tribune

January, 1987
Contributed by Dennis McIndoo

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Clare Howard

    Graveside services for Clare Howard, 82, of Caldwell, who died Thursday, Jan. 15, at a Caldwell nursing home, will be held at 1 p.m. Monday at the Greenleaf Cemetery, under the direction of Flahiff Funeral Chapel, Caldwell.
    Memorial services will be held at 2 p.m. Monday at the Nampa Friends Church.
    Mr. Howard was born Oct. 23, 1904, in Union, Iowa, to Charles B. and Grace Harris Howard.  He moved with his family to Idaho in 1908, and together with his father cleared the land that he would later farm until his death.
    He graduated from Greenleaf Friends Academy in 1924.
    He married Marie Settle Oct. 9, 1933, at the Greenleaf Friends Church.
    He had been a part owner in the Caldwell Sales and Commission, working as a sales clerk from the 1930s until 1970.
    He was a leader in his church, active in the community and dedicated to the work of the Boise Rescue Mission.
    He was a member of the Nampa Friends Church.
    He is survived by his wife of Caldwell; a son, Charles Howard of Caldwell; two daughters, Joan Emry of Boise and Marjorie Moon of Anchorage, Alaska; two brothers, Horace Howard of Clemons, Iowa, and Wallace Howard of Tuolumne, Calif.; seven grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
    He was preceded in death by a brother, Kenneth. Friends may call Sunday from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. and Monday from 9 a.m. to noon at the Caldwell Flahiff chapel.
    Memorials may be made to the Boise Rescue Mission or to Greenleaf Friends Academy.



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