services for Grace Roselle Roberts Howard, 80, 3260 Harrison
St., Boise, who died Wednesday at her home of natural causes
will be conducted at 10:30 a.m. Monday at the Dakan Funeral
Chapel, Caldwell by Lou Williams. Interment will be at
the Roswell Cemetery, Roswell.
She was born April 11, 1902 in Pretty Prairie, Kan., to
Alonzo C. and Hulda Rose Roberts. She married Virgil
Knights in 1920, but they were later divorced. She
married F.L. "Doc" Howard on June 18, 1929 in Wallace.
He died July 10, 1968.
She worked for Baird Dry Cleaners for several years and she
and her husband operated Doc Howard Oil Co. for 25 years in
Boise. She moved to Las Vegas, Nev. in 1956 where she
worked for the Tropicana Hotel. She returned to Boise in
1979. She was a member of the Order of the Eastern Star.
She is survived by four sons, Billie L. Knight of Boise, F.L.
"Jay" Howard Fr. of Hepner, Ore., Vern Howard of Paradise,
Calif., and H. Robert Howard of Pleasant Grove, Utah; four
brothers, Walter L. Roberts of Inglewood, Calif., William J.
Roberts of Los Angeles, Calif., Sherman A. Roberts of
Paradise, Calif., and Paul L. Roberts of Twin Falls; three
sisters, Mrs. John (Edna) Danner of Twin Falls, Mrs. Sam
(Jessie) Schyler of Wendall, and Mrs. Kathryn Williams of
Portland, Ore.; 13 grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren, and
Friends may call at the chapel from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. today.
The family suggests memorials be made to the Elks
Rehabilitation Center, Boise, in care of Dakan Funeral Chapel,
P.O. Box 1386, Caldwell, Idaho 83605.