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Information for George Nephi Jeppesen

15 June, 1910 - 13 February, 1985

From The Idaho Press-Tribune

February, 1985
Contributed by Dennis McIndoo

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George Jeppesen

    Services for George Nephi Jeppesen, 74, of Nampa, who died Wednesday, Feb. 13, in a Nampa hospital, will be conducted at 10 a.m. Saturday in the Nampa Fourth Ward Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 1500 Smith Ave., with Robert W. Hughes, bishop of the ward officiating.  Interment will follow in the Hillcrest Memorial Gardens.  Services are under the direction of the Alsip Funeral Chapel, Nampa.
    Mr. Jeppesen was born June 15, 1910, in Provo, Utah, where he was reared and educated.  He married Myrtle May on Nov. 25, 1933, in Ogden, Utah, and their marriage was solemnized in the Idaho Falls L.D.S. Temple in 1958.
    Following their marriage they made their home in Provo where he worked for U.S. Steel and Kaiser Steel.  In 1949 they moved to Nampa where be went to work as an electrician for the Union Pacific Railroad and also farmed in the Greenhurst area.  In 1982 they moved into town where they had since resided.
    He was a member of the Nampa Fourth Ward and the High Priest Quorum.  He served a work mission for the church and was currently serving a mission at the Boise Temple. He had been active in the Boy Scout Program.  He was also a member of the Union Pacific Railroad Old Timers Club and the Toastmasters.
    He is survived by his wife of Nampa; one son, Larry M. Jeppesen, Boise; one brother, Rhodes Jeppesen, Orem, Utah; one sister, Geraldine Bailey, Salt Lake City, Utah; four granddaughters, Karis and Tambra, both of Boise and Heidi and Amy, both of Newark, N.J..
    He was preceded in death by his parents, one brother and one sister.
    Friends may call at the Alsip Funeral chapel Friday from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. and at the church on Saturday from 9 to 9:45 a.m.
    Memorials may be made to the Boise L.D.S. Temple Fund in care of the Nampa Fourth Ward L.D.S. Church, 1500 Smith Ave., Nampa 83651, or flowers may be sent.

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