Services for Elmer Hall, 66,
of Caldwell, who died Wednesday, Nov. 26, of natural causes at
a Boise hospital, will be held at 2 p.m. Monday at Dakan
Funeral Chapel, Caldwell. Pastors Earl Shaffer and Lester
Smothers of the Oregon Trail Church of God, Caldwell, will
officiate. Burial will follow in Hillcrest Memorial Gardens,
Mr. Hall was born Sept. 20, 1920, at Goshen Hole, Wyo., to
Frank and Minnie Banzhof Hall. At a young age he moved with
his parents to Gering, Neb. He served in the U.S. Army during
World War II and was honorably discharged in 1945.
He married Leona Pieifer Sept. 9, 1945, in New Mexico.
They moved to the Caldwell area and had farmed in the Notus,
New Plymouth and Caldwell areas since that time.
He was a member of American Legion Post No. 35, Caldwell.
He is survived by his wife of Caldwell; a daughter and
son-in-law, Linda and Ronnie Jackson of Caldwell; two
brothers, Clyde and Sam Hall, both of Caldwell: a sister, Ruby
Schmitt of Denver, Colo.; three granddaughters and a
He was preceded in death by his parents, a sister and a
Friends may call at Dakan Chapel from 3 to 9 p.m. today.
Memorials may be made to the Mountain States Tumor
Institute, 152 E. Bannock, Boise 83712, or to the Oregon Trail
Church of God, Route 7, Box 670, Caldwell 83605.