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Information for Jewell Marion House

13 May, 1894 - 27 April, 1990

From the Idaho Press-Tribune

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Jewell House

    Jewell M. House, 95, of Caldwell, entered into rest Friday, April 27, 1990, at a Greenleaf retirement home.  Memorial services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Wednesday, May 2, at Deer Flat Free Methodist Church.  The Rev. K.D. Cole of the church will officiate. Incryptment was held earlier in the Building Of Reverence at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens, Caldwell, under the direction of Dakan Funeral Chapel, Caldwell.
    Mr. House was born May 13, 1894, at Nickerson, Kan., to Henry Milton and Mary Elizabeth House.  He married Hazel Belle Van Huss April 25, 1917, at Ferguson, Kan.  They celebrated 71 years of marriage in 1988.  In 1916, he graduated from Spring Township High School and attended college for one year at Alva, Okla.  He farmed in several states including Kansas, Oklahoma and Idaho.  He came to the Deer Flat community in 1938.  He taught school in Kansas, Oklahoma, Alaska, Arizona and Idaho.  Mrs. House died July 12, 1988.
    He was a member of Deer Flat Free Methodist Church of Caldwell.
    Survivors include his two daughters, Georgia Weaver and Rowene Zimmerman, both of Boise, Idaho; two sons, Dean House of Shell Beach, Calif., and C. Milford House of Newberg, Ore.; 12 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; a great-great-grandchild, and several cousins, nieces and nephews.
    The family suggests memorials be made to Deer Flat Free Methodist Church, 17703 Beet Road, Caldwell, Idaho 83605.  

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