Marshall, 93, of Nampa, died on Thursday, Jan. 9, 1997, at home
of natural causes. Funeral
Services will be conducted at 3:30 p.m. on Saturday, Jan.
11, 1997, at the Alsip Funeral Chapel,
Wilson-Fey of the Southside Boulevard
Church will officiate.
Burial will follow
at the Hillcrest Memorial
Ernestine Ada Marshall was born on Aug. 5, 1903,
in Boise, ID to Charles V. and Ada Patten Dennis.
In 1906 the family
moved to Kuna, ID,
where her parents homesteaded.
She attended schools
and Kuna, graduating from
High School in 1921.
she attended summer school in Boise,
then taught at Mountain View, a one-room
She married Oliver Marshall on Dec 24, 1924, in
For a short time
they lived in Toppenish, WA,
then returned to Kuna to farm.
In 1941 they moved
to the Lower Fairview Community, and in 1943 they moved to a
farm west of Nampa
where they resided until Oliver's death in 1989.
At that time she
moved to Sunnyridge Retirement
Center where she treasured
She was a devoted wife and a beloved mother,
grandmother and great-grandmother.
She loved the
mountains and the cabin they built for all the family to
was a member of the Order of Eastern Star, a former member
of Starlight Club, the Orchard Avenue Club and United
Ernestine is survived by a son and daughter-in-law,
Kenneth and Helen Marshall, Twin Falls, ID; 2 daughters and
sons-in-law, Lorene and Gerald Guentz, Nampa, and Eloise and
Fred Hershberger, Kenai, AK; 12 grandchildren, Howard
Marshall, Portola Valley, CA, Wayne and Doug Marshall, Twin
Palls, ID, Roger Marshall, Seattle, WA, Jean Giuffre, Eagle,
ID, Gary, Bruce and Glen Hershberger and Julie Best, all of
Kenai, AK, Kristin Sample, Nampa, Karen Fleming, Kuna, Janet
Benoit, Boise; 24 great-grandchildren; and a sister-in-law,
Lucille Dunkin, Nampa.
She was also preceded in death by 3 brothers,
Cecil, Forrest and Ray; a sister, Celia Dennis; and a
grandson, Kenneth Marshall Jr.
Friends may call
at the Alsip Funeral Chapel on Saturday from 9 a.m. to 2
p.m. The family suggests memorials to the Southside Boulevard United
5420 Southside Blvd.,
Nampa, ID 83686 or a favorite charity.