Albert LeRoy Knigge
5 February, 1902 - 31 December, 1986
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Services for Albert L. "Roy" Knigge, 84, of
Nampa, who died Wednesday, Dec. 31, at home, will
be held at 10:30 a.m. Monday at the Alsip Funeral Chapel, Nampa.
The Rev. Dale Metzer of the Meridian First United
will officiate. Burial
will follow at the Hillcrest
Mr. Knigge was born Feb. 5, 1902, in Thayer County,
Neb., to Chris and Martha Knigge.
He was reared and
He began to farm in
the Alexandria area. He married Edith Eden March
26,1926, in Fairbury,
They continued to farm in Nebraska until 1936, when
the moved to the Shoshone area and continued to farm.
They also farmed in
the Glenns Ferry and Star areas.
In 1960 they moved
to Nampa, continuing to farm.
He also owned and
operated a cattle and commodities trucking company since
wife died in 1969.
He was a past member of the Grange in both the
Glenns Ferry and Shoshone areas.
He was an avid
hunter and fisherman.
He is survived by three sons and their wives, Daryl
and Lois Knigge of Boise, Dwain and Barbara Knigge of Salt
Lake City and Harry and Loraine Knigge of Nampa; a daughter
and her husband, Ellen and George Jess of Grand View ; four
brothers; a sister; 20 grandchildren; 20
great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.
was preceded in death by two brothers and three sisters.
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