Graveside services for Oscar Max Kandler, 88, of the Glenns
Ferry area, and formerly of the Big Bend, Wilder and Dixie
areas, who died Monday, Nov. 10, in a Mountain Home nursing
home, will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday at the
Rev. Virgil Saltz of the Roswell Baptist
Church will officiate, under the
direction of the Flahiff Funeral Chapel,
Mr. Kandler was born
Dec. 8, 1897, at Cozad, Neb.,
to Oscar and Malvina Tracey Kandler.
He was reared and
educated in Dawson County, Neb.
He married Violet Dovie Sanford Jan. 7, 1930, at
Northplatt, Neb. They
farmed with his father and brothers until 1940.
They then moved to the
Big Bend community, where he continued farming.
Mrs. Kandler died in
He sold the farm in 1958 and moved to the Wilder area,
where he worked for 10 years.
Then he moved to the Dixie
area, where he lived with one of his sons.
Later he moved to the
Glenns Ferry area to live with another son.
enjoyed fishing, hunting, gardening and visiting with his
friends and neighbors. He
attended the Roswell Baptist
Church for many years.
He is survived by
three sons, Alfred Kandler of Caldwell, Jake Kandler of Boise,
and John Kandler of Glenns Ferry; three; daughters. Malvina
Stephenson of Lewiston, Mary Ann Carter of Twin Falls, and
Tavie Kandler of Mountain Home; a sister, Myrtle Zimmerman of
Parma ; 10 grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and
numerous nieces and nephews.
was preceded in death by three sisters, two brothers, a half
brother, and a grandson.
Friends may call at the Caldwell Flahiff chapel
Thursday from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.