Nampa – Services fro Fred C. Kurpjuweit, 81, of
423 17th Ave. S.
who died Saturday at his home, following an extended
illness, will be conducted at 2 p.m. Tuesday at the Alsip
Funeral Chapel in Nampa with Rev. Arthur Collins of the Lutheran
Church, Caldwell, officiating.
Interment will follow in the hillcrest Memorial Gardens.
Mr. Kurpjuweit was born to Frederick Julius Kurpjuweit and
Frederika Emilie Kaiser Kurpjuweit on Jan. 13, 1895, in Ainsworth, Neb.
Where he was reared and attended school.
He was married to Hazel McCully April 21, 1921 in
farmed in South Dakota and
Missouri before moving to the
area in 1952.
He worked for a short time at the Amalgamated Sugar Co. in
Nampa and then worked at the J.R. Simplot Co. in
for about 10 years.
In about 1963, they moved to Kuna where he farmed
until he retired in 1969 and they moved into Nampa where they have
since made their home.
Mr. Kurpjuweit is survived by his wife of Nampa; four
sons, Duglas Kurpjuweit, Frederick Kurpjuweit and Dale
Kurpjuweit, all of Nampa, and Lewis Kurpjuweit, Reseda,
Calif., four daughters, Mrs. Everrett (Bonnie) Hill, Emmett,
Mrs. Leo (Hazel) Axtell, Mrs. William (Yoatta) Morris and
Mrs. Ade (Kaye) Trautman, all of Nampa; one daughter-in-law,
Mrs. Julius F. (Helen) Kurpjuweit, Nampa; 33 grandchildren
and eight great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by one son, Juluis F.
Kurpjuweit in 1965, and three brothers, Emil, Albert and