Graveside services for
Francis J. Herman, 64, of Nampa, who died Friday, Nov. 1,
1991, at a Nampa care center, will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday,
Nov. 5, at Mount Calvary Cemetery, Nampa. The Rev. Father
Francis Springer, S.M., of St. Paul's Catholic Church will
officiate. A memorial mass will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday,
Nov. 6, in the rectory's chapel at St. Paul's Catholic Church.
Services are under the direction of Persons-Flahiff Funeral
Mr. Herman was born Feb. 5, 1907, at Nampa, a son of
Walter and Matilda Herman. At an early age the family moved
to Melba where the family homesteaded, and Francis began to
attend school. He then attended Glenndale school and graduated
From Nampa High School. Francis farmed with his father until
he attended college at Portland University. He came back to
Melba and went into partnership with his father. He met Helen
Willers in Seattle, Wash., while visiting relatives and they
later married in Seattle, Dec. 8, 1948. They made their home
in Melba where Francis farmed until his retirement in 1971.
In 1974 Francis and Helen moved to Nampa where they had since
He was a member of St. Paul's Catholic Church, Nampa Elks
Lodge No. 1389, B.P.O.E., and the Knights of Columbus.
Francis is survived by his wife, Helen of Nampa.
He was preceded in death by a younger brother.
Friends may call today until 9 p.m. and Tuesday from 9 to
10 a.m. at Persons-Flahiff Funeral Chapel, Nampa