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Information for Martin Keep Lee

21 December, 1884 24 February, 1983

From the Idaho Press-Tribune

February, 1983
Contributed by Dennis McIndoo

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Martin Lee

        Services for Martin K. Lee, 98, 916 10th Ave. So., Nampa, who died Thursday, Feb. 24 in a Nampa nursing home, will be conducted 10:30 a.m. Monday at the Alsip Funeral Chapel with Rev. Kenneth B. Britt, pastor of the Nampa First Christian Church, officiating.  Entombment will follow in the Building of Reverence at the Hillcrest Memorial Gardens.
    He was born on Dec. 21, 1884, at Mascot, Neb., where he was reared and educated.  He was married to Mabel Cady on March 15, 1906 at Mascot.  They farmed in Nebraska, Colorado and Wyoming.  In 1940 they moved to Idaho and farmed in the Lone Star area near Nampa until 1948 when they moved into town.  He later worked as a brick mason and did carpentry work for Northrup King Seed Company and the Idaho State School and Hospital retiring at age 65.  Mrs. Lee preceded him in death on Dec. 21, 1980.  He was a member of the Nampa First Christian Church.
    He is survived by one daughter, Mrs. Richard (Mildred) Francis, Nampa; two sons, Francis Lee, Boise and Lloyd Lee, Billings, Mont.; 13 grandchildren, 19 great-grandchildren and 15 great-great-grandchildren.  He was also preceded in death by one daughter and two sons.
    The family suggests memorials to the Elks Rehabilitation Hospital, P.O. Box 1100, Boise 83701, a favorite charity or flowers may be sent.




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