for Harry E. McConnell, 85, of
306 Sunny Lane,
Nampa, who died Wednesday, Jan.
18, at a Boise hospital, will
be conducted at 2 p.m. Friday, Jan. 27, at the
by the Rev. David E. Guard.
committal services were conducted today at
Hillcrest Memorial Gardens,
Caldwell, by the
Rev. Guard under the direction of Flahiff Funeral Chapel of
McConnell was born Jan. 7. 1899, at
Geddes, S.D., a son of Fred and Vincie Wood
McConnell, and was reared and educated there.
He married Irma I.
Stroh Jan. 7, 1923, at Geddes and they made their home there
until moving to
in 1937. He was a
dairy farmer for many years and more recently had raised and
sold registered black Angus cattle.
He retired in 1968 and they moved into Nampa.
He had worked as
a volunteer with patients at Midland Manor Nursing Home
until his death. He
was a member of the Southside Boulevard
He is survived by
his wife of Nampa ; two sons, the Rev. Bruce McConnell,
Eugene, Ore., and the Rev. Warren McConnell, Denver, Colo.:
three brothers, Jay and Walter McConnell, both of Geddes,
S.D. and Cecil McConnell, San Diego, Calif: one sister, Edna
Spink, Mt. Angel, Ore.; seven grandchildren, Mary Lynn
McConnell Cook, Mary Kay McConnell, Mark McConnell, Laura
Ann McConnell, Barbara McConnell, David McConnell and Steve
McConnell one great-grandchild: and several nieces and
sisters and one brother preceded him in death.
Memorials may be
made to the Southside Boulevard United
memorial fund in lieu of flowers.