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Information for Gustav Kletke

12 September, 1899 - 8 April, 1976

From The Idaho Press-Tribune

9 April, 1976
Contributed by Dennis McIndoo

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Gustav Kletke

    NAMPA -  Funeral services for Gustav Kletke, 76, 1215 Dewey, Nampa, who died Thursday in a Caldwell nursing home following an extended illness, will be conducted at 2 p.m. Monday at the Alsip Funeral Chapel, Nampa, with Rev. Lorin W. Short, pastor of the Nampa First Assembly of God Church, officiating, assisted by Rev. Paul A. Yadon, pastor of the Parma United Pentacostal Church.  Interment will follow in Hillcrest Memorial Gardens.
    He was born Sept. 2, 1899, in Russia. At the age of 14 he came to the United States and landed at Baltimore, Md. He then came west to Monroe, Wash., where he attended schools. He was married to Faye Zerger Sept. 10, 1933, at Monroe. They resided at Monroe for 10 years prior to moving to Bremerton, Wash. In July of 1947 they moved to Parma, where they resided for many years until moving to Nampa in May of 1965. Mr. Kletke was a member of the First Assembly of God Church of Nampa.
    He is survived by his wife of Nampa; two sons, Paul A., Kletke, Sultan, Wash., and John E. Kletke, Meridian; two daughters. Mrs. Melvin (Shirley) A. Pugh, Oceanside, Calif., and Mrs. Leland (Dorothy) Swanson, Caldwell; two brothers, Robert Kletke, Tyler, Tex., and Rudolph Kletke, Seattle, Wash.; one half-brother, George Maser, Roseburg, Ore.; two sisters, Mrs. Edith Geldard, Seattle, and Mrs. Bertha Leevers, Snohomish, Wash.; five granddaughters, one grandson, two great-granddaughters, and numerous nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by two half-brothers, and one half-sister.

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