Rosary for Robert
T. Marquez, 42, 1201 W. Hays St.,
Boise, who died Thursday at a
hospital, will be recited at 7:30 p.m. today at Flahiff
Funeral Chapel of Nampa. Mass
of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 3 p.m. Monday at
the Catholic Community of North Nampa Church, 1203 Seventh St., North
by The Rev. Mauricio Medina.
Interment will follow at
Marquez was born
Jan, 14, 1939 at Torrington, Wyo., and
moved with his family to
in 1953. He
graduated from Nampa
High School in 1958.
He served with a
local National Guard unit for several years and later worked
for the Idaho State Horse Racing Association for a time.
He became an Idaho
State Police officer in 1974.
At the time of his
death he held the rank of corporal and worked as a
He was a member of St. Paul's
Nampa, and of the
Idaho Peace Officers' Association.
survived by two sons, Robert, Wenatchee, Wash., and James,
Albuquerque, N.M.; his mother, Ruth Marquez, Nampa; two
brothers, Tony, Hermiston, Ore.; and John, Auburn, Wash.;
ten sisters, Virginia Chavez, Caldwell; Gloria Santos,
Elmira, Calif.; Josephine Salinas, Nampa; Mary Ann McNeill,
Sparks, Nev.; Linda Gibbs, Boise; Margaret Sevy, Pocatello;
Betty Sexton, Juneau, Ala.; Sandra Villines and Dolores
Marquez, both of Nampa; and Cindy Knudsen, Boise; one
grandson and numerous nieces and nephews.
He was preceded
in death by his father.
Friends may call at the mortuary today from 11
a.m., until 9 p.m. and Monday from 9 a.m. until 2:30 p.m.