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Gladys Laura Calloway Goin Lovejoy

12 April, 1898 25 May, 1985

From the Idaho Press-Tribune

May, 1985
Contributed by Dennis McIndoo

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Gladys Lovejoy

    Services for Gladys Laura Goin Lovejoy, 87, Caldwell, who died Saturday, May 25, in a Caldwell nursing home of natural causes, will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday at the Dakan Funeral Chapel. Caldwell.
    Rick Deighton of the Nampa Valley Christian Church, Nampa, will officiate. Interment will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens.
    Mrs. Lovejoy was born April 12, 1898, at Caldwell, the daughter of William and Martha Calloway.  She was a lifelong resident of the Nampa-Caldwell area, where she worked as a hostess and cook for several cafes prior to retiring in 1973.  
    She married Everett Goin in 1914 in Caldwell where they resided and farmed. Mr. Goin died in 1940.  She later married Frank "Sam" Lovejoy in 1952 at Kuna.  He died in 1977.
    She is survived by three sons, Frank Goin of Hilliard, Ohio, Paul Goin of Windom, Minn., and Gene Goin of Ontario; two daughters, Dolores Owens of Nampa and Donna Navarro of Caldwell; 22 grandchildren and 27 great-grandchildren.
    She was preceded in death by one son, two daughters and two grandchildren.
    Memorials may be made to the Mercy Medical Center Hospice Program in care of the Dakan Funeral Chapel, P.O. Box 1386, Caldwell. 83606.

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