Willard Kevan, 95, of Caldwell,
died Monday, November 25, 1996, at a
nursing home. Memorial services will be held at 3 p.m.,
Saturday, November 30, 1996, at the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah
Witnesses, 114 E. Elm, Caldwell. Private interment was at
Hillcrest Memorial Gardens,
the direction of Dakan Funeral Chapel, Caldwell.
Kevan was born August 24, 1901, at
Wilson, Kansas, the eldest of eight children, six
sons and two daughters born to Samuel C. and Pearl Shipp
Kevan. He was educated
through the eighth grade and worked for the railroad while he
lived in Kansas. Willard
had lived in Idaho
since 1931 and came to
in 1945. He worked as a
farmer and had picked fruit for a living.
Later in his life, he
worked at odd jobs and enjoyed photography and carpentry and
He was a member of Jehovah Witnesses.
Willard was never married.
He is survived by a sister, Fern Lancaster of Caldwell;
two brothers, Irvin Kevan of Hansen, Idaho,
and Merle Kevan of Longmont, Colorado; and many nieces and
He was preceded in death by his parents, three
brothers, a sister and several nieces and nephews.
Contributions for expenses may be made in care of Barry
S. Montana Ave., Caldwell, Idaho 83605.