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Information for Michael Thomas Gutenberg

4 November, 1908 - 6 July, 1987

From the Idaho Press-Tribune

July, 1987
Contributed by Dennis McIndoo

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Michael Gutenberg

    Graveside services for Michael T. Gutenberg 78, of Nampa, who died Monday, July 6, in a Boise hospital, will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, at the Hillcrest Memorial Gardens, Caldwell.  Scott Young, of the Caldwell Church of Christ will officiate.  Friends may meet at the cemetery.  Services are under the direction of the Alsip Funeral Chapel, Nampa.
    Mr. Gutenberg was born Nov. 4, 1908, in Grand Forks, N.D., and moved as a young child to Great Falls, Mont., where he was reared and educated.
    He married Leora Kirkendall Sept. 3, 1929, at Great Falls.  They made Great Falls their home until 1940 when they moved to Washington, D.C.  In 1943 they moved to Pocatello, followed by a 1949 move to Nampa.  He retired from the Union Pacific Railroad as a machinist in 1973.  His wife died July 15, 1976.
    He married Janice Pruitt Oct. 19, 1976, in Nampa, where they had since resided.
    He is survived by his wife of Nampa; a son and daughter-in-law, Richard and Patricia Gutenberg of Longmont, Colo; a daughter and son-in-law, Frank and Maureen Evans of Keene, Texas; four sisters, Margaret Larson and Lena Jenkins, both of Great Falls, Elizabeth Halldorson of Pahrump, Nev., and Matilda Sabol of San Jose, Calif.; two stepchildren, Paul Kingery of Oregon and Evelyn Blank of Ketchum; four granddaughters; and several step-grandchildren : step-great-grandchildren; nieces and nephews.
    He was preceded in death by three brothers and four sisters.  




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