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Information for Florence Jane Knadle

18 September, 1900 - 15 October, 1985

From The Idaho Press-Tribune

October, 1985
Contributed by Dennis McIndoo

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Florence Knadle

    Private family graveside services for Florence Jane Knadle, 85, of Nampa, who died Tuesday, Oct. 15, in a Nampa nursing home, were conducted at the Hillcrest Memorial Gardens with the Rev. Donn Mogford of the Berean Baptist Church officiating.  Services were under the direction of the Alsip Funeral Chapel, Nampa.
    Mrs. Knadle was born Sept. 18, 1900, in St. Louis, Mo.  She was reared and educated in Missouri.  While in college, she studied law and journalism.  She worked as a Chicago attorney's legal secretary for 10 years.  In 1969, she moved to Los Angeles.  She worked as an executive secretary at the El Monte, Calif., Chamber of Commerce.  She married William J. Knadle Dec. 5, 1971, in Los Angeles and they moved to Nampa in July of 1972.  He died in 1977.
    She is survived by a step-daughter, Mrs. Ed (Dorothy R.) Davis of Nampa;  one sister, Ruth Burgess of Nampa; five step-grandchildren and eight step-great-grandchildren.
    She was preceded in death by a stepson, Donald Knadle, in 1972.
    Memorials may be made to the Berean Baptist Church, 904 12th Ave. Road, Nampa 83651.

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