George Kugler, 87, of Nampa,
died Sunday, July 30, 1989, at a
care center. Graveside
services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 3, at
Mr. Leonard "Pete"
Honald of the Church of Christ,
George was born Sept. 10, 1901, at Eustis, Neb.,
a son of Gotlieb and Christina Boekel Kugler.
He moved with his
family to northern Idaho in 1911 and
completed his education there.
He returned to
in 1920 to farm the home place at Cozad.
He married Letha
Binegar Dec. 25, 1923; however they were divorced in 1933.
He then married
Zelma Bailey on April 6, 1936.
They moved to the Melba Valley
in 1948 and farmed there until 1976.
Zelrna died July 6,
1975. He continued
to live on the farm until 1983 when he moved to
was a member of the Melba Lodge No. 150, I..O.O.F.
Survivors include a son and daughter-in-law, Dale Dewayne
and Jeanne Kugler of Broken Bow, Neb.; a daughter and
son-in-law, Phyllis and Glen Roe of Nampa; two grandsons,
Fred Roe of Caldwell and Dennis Kugler of Omaha, Neb.; two
granddaughters, Jennifer Oldham of Nampa and Nancy Byington
of Elko, Nev.; two brothers, John of American Falls and
Walter of Coeur d'Alene; four sisters, Martha Stock of
Lexington, Neb.; Mina Adams of Denver, Colo., Elsia Pia of
El Cajon, Calif., and Clara Croll of Fresno, Calif.; 13
great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
His parents and two
brothers, Bill and Bob, preceded him in death.
Memorials may be made to the Alzheimers Association,
4620 Overland Road, Suite 211,
Boise, 83705; or flowers may be
may call from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Wednesday at the Alsip
Funeral Chapel and may meet at the cemetery for services.