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Information for Nora S. Leininger Jewell

29 March, 1895 - 11 June, 1984

From The Idaho Press-Tribune

June, 1984
Contributed by Dennis McIndoo

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Nora S. Jewell

    Services for Nora S. Jewell, 89, of Nampa, who died Monday, June 11, in a Nampa nursing home, will be conducted Thursday at 2 p.m. at Flahiff Funeral Chapel of Nampa.
    The Rev. Joseph Housh of the First United Methodist Church, Nampa, will officiate. Internment will follow in Hillcrest Memorial Gardens, Caldwell.
    Mrs. Jewell was born March 29, 1895, in The Dalles, Ore., to William and Alva John Leininger.  At the age of 2 she moved with her family by covered wagon to Arcadia, Neb., where she was reared and educated.  She married Oscar E. Jewell Sept. 30, 1913, in Loup City, Neb., where they lived until moving to Nampa in March 1940.  Mr. Jewell died in July, 1974.
    She is survived by one son, Normal L. Jewell, Mesa, Ariz.; one sister, Mrs. Gladys Larson, Nampa; nine grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren.
    She was preceded in death by one daughter, Mrs. George, Vera, Ham; one son, Glen Jewell; two sisters; and three brothers.
    Friends may call at Flahiff Funeral Chapel of Nampa until 6 p.m. today from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Wednesday and from 9 a.m. until service time Thursday.

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