Information for George Truman/Trueman McGinty
6 January, 1946 - 25 November, 1964
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G. Truman McGinty
Services for George Truman McGinty, 19, of Caldwell Route 2,
who was killed when his pickup overturned at the end of
Cherry Lane near Midway, will be conducted at 2 p.m.
tomorrow at Jewett Chapel on the College of Idaho campus.
The Rev. Dr. Harold N. Nye will officiate. Interment will be
at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens under the direction of
Mr. McGinty was born Jan. 6, 1946, at Caldwell and was
reared here. He was a student at Caldwell High School and
was also employed at the J.R. Simplot Co. He was a member of
the First Methodist Church. He was engaged to be married to
Miss Carolyn Vail.
Survivors in addition to his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Delbert
E. McGinty of Caldwell Route 2, are a brother, Delbert E.
McGinty Jr., Nampa; four sisters, Mrs. Marjorie Maxwell,
Mrs. Dorcel Wyman and Mrs. Kay Herman, all of Caldwell, and
Mrs. Joanne Phillips, Twin Falls, and a grandmother, Mrs.
Stella McGinty, Alma, Neb.
Also this article
Combined Rites Planned For 3 Wreck Victims At
Caldwell – Combined memorial services for three
teen-agers, fatally injured Wednesday night when their pickup
truck plunged down a hillside after missing a curve, will be
conducted at Jewett Chapel-Auditorium on the
campus at 2 p.m. Saturday.
The Rev. Dr. Douglas D.
Tiffany, college chaplain, is coordinating the services. The
Rev. Robert A. Reed of Boone Memorial Presbyterian Church will
speak for Charles Howard Winder, the Rev. Charles M. Hill of
Treasure Valley Christian Church will represent James Walter
Love and Rev. Dr. Harold N. Nye of the First Methodist
Church will speak for
George Truman McGinty. Dr. Richard D. Skyrm, head of the C of
I music department, will be organist.
at Hillcrest will be directed by the Peckham-Dakan-Davis
McGinty and Winder were killed instantly and Love died
about three hours later in surgery at
Canyon County sheriff’s officers reported that the truck owned
by McGinty failed to make the sharp right turn at the dead end
of Cherry Lane Road and dived off the steep hill, vaulting
Indian Creek slough and apparently striking the bank of the
Middleton Road, causing the vehicle to tip over on its top on
officers were notified of the accident at 10:05 p.m. by
residents on Middleton Road, about one-half mile north
of U.S. Highway 30 at
McGinty, 19, was a son of Mr. and Mrs. Delbert E. McGinty of
Caldwell Route 2.
He was born Jan. 6,
1945, in Caldwell
and was reared here. He was a student at Caldwell High School
and also was employed by the J. R. Simplot Company.
He was a member of the
Surviving in addition to his
parents are his fiancé, Miss Carolyn Vail of Caldwell; a
brother, Delbert E. McGinty Jr., of Nampa; four sisters, Mrs.
Marjorie Maxwell, Mrs. Dorrel Wyman and Mrs. Kay Herman, all
of Caldwell, and Mrs. Joanne Phillips of Twin Falls; and a
grandmother, Mrs. Stella McGinty of Alma, Neb.
was a son of Mr. and Mrs. Walter Love of
2023 Arthur Street.
born Jan. 29, 1946, in Boise
and lived in Owyhee County where his father formerly was a deputy sheriff,
before the family moved to
in the fall of 1960. He was a senior student at Caldwell High School.
The youth was president of the Idaho High School Rodeo
Association and won the all-around championship of the High
School Rodeo Association in the past summer. He was a member
of the Idaho Cowboys Association.
Surviving in addition to his parents are four brothers, Bill,
of Riddle, and Tom, John and Ron Love, all at home; three
sisters, Mrs. Jackie Kamstra of Ontario, Calif., and Susan and
Lori Love, both at home, and his grandparents, Mr. and Mrs.
Oral Roberson of Bruneau.
Winder, 18, was a son of Mr. and Mrs. Richard H.
(Dick) Winder of Paynter Avenue.
Born in Caldwell
born in Caldwell Oct. 9, 1946, and attended grade
school in Eagle and Star. He was graduated last May from Caldwell High School.
He participated in the Boise Valley Judo Club, Caldwell Junior
Riding Club, midget and Babe Ruth summer baseball programs and
was active in the Third District High School Rodeo
He had been employed by the
parks department of the City of Caldwell from June 1 to Oct. 1 and since had
been working at the O & G Seed Company here.
Surviving in addition to his parents are a brother, Robert Jay
Winder, at home; two sisters, Kay Lynn and Debra Winder, at
home, and his grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Henry J. Winder of
Vale, Mrs. And Mrs. Howard E. Schussler of Caldwell and Mr.
and Mrs. Charles Robertson of Caldwell. The Winder family
requests memorials be given to the
College of Idaho or Treasure Valley Christian
Free larger headstone
photo available upon request.
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