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Information for Rose Calzacorta Grass.

29 November, 1909 - 1 July, 1995

From the Idaho Press-Tribune

July, 1995
Contributed by Dennis McIndoo

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Rose Grass

    Rose Grass, 85, of Nampa, died Saturday, July 1, 1995, at the Nampa hospital.  Vigil services will be held at 8 p.m. Tuesday, July 4, at Persons- Flahiff Funeral Chapel, Nampa.  A funeral Mass will be conducted at 1 p.m. Wednesday, July 5, at St. Paul's Catholic Church, Nampa, by the Rev. Father Paul Mathews, S. M.  Burial will follow in Mount Calvary Cemetery, Nampa.
    Rose was born Nov. 20, 1909, in Boise, Idaho, a daughter of Juan Jose and Maria Lorenza Gabica Calzacorta.  She grew up and attended school in Nampa.   She married Robert Frank Grass July 8, 1936, in Nampa where they made their home for a time, then they both worked in the shipyards in Portland, Ore., from 1942 to 1944.  They then managed a cafe in Caldwell for Ed Graves from 1945-47, then they purl chased and operated the Town Talk Cafe in Nampa from 1947 until 1962.  Rose then became a buyer for Nampa Drug until her retirement in 1980. She had since enjoyed her yard and her many flowers. Mr. Grass died March 10, 1976.
    She was an honorary member of St. Paul's Catholic Women's League.
    Survivors include her daughter and son-in-law, Susan Kay and Howard Belyeu of Nampa; a sister-in-law, Neola Calzacorta of Nampa; two granddaughters, Sherri Belyeu and Jennifer Belyeu, both of Nampa; one great-granddaughter, Ashley Rose Mcllhargey of Nampa.
    Rose was also preceded in death by her parents, two brothers and one sister.
    Memorials may be made to the Nampa Association of Young American Bowling Alliance, 5415 Silver Pl., Caldwell, Idaho 83605.  

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