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Information for Carl E. Padour
24 October, 1928 - 4 January, 1991
The Idaho Press-Tribune
January, 1991

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Carl Padour
    Carl E. Padour, 62, of Meridian, died Friday, Jan. 4, 1991, at home of natural causes.   Funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m., Wednesday, Jan. 9, at the Dakan Funeral Chapel, Caldwell.   The Rev. Jim McMillan of Pendleton, Ore, will officiate with burial following in the Hillcrest Memorial Gardens, Caldwell.
    Carl was born Oct. 24, 1928, at Nampa, Idaho, the son of Willard and Gertrude Cole Padour.  He graduated from Caldwell High School in 1946.  He married Lois Layher Dec. 5, 1949, at Caldwell.  He served in the National Guard Headquarters unit in Caldwell for six years.  Carl played City League softball in the Caldwell, Nampa area for a number of years.  He was employed by Boise Project Board of Control for 44 years, the last 5 years as project manager, retiring Jan. 1, 1990.  He was an avid outdoorsman and bowler, serving various offices in Caldwell, Nampa, and Meridian. Carl was a member of the Good Sam Club of Caldwell.
    Survivors include his wife, Lois Padour of Meridian; a son and daughter-in-law, Rick and Marilyn Padour of Boise; a daughter and son-in-law, Carl and George Phillips of Boise; two grandchildren, Justin and Jessica Padour of Boise; a sister and brother-in-law, Joyce and Marvin Lundy of Ajo, Ariz.; and numerous aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, and cousins.
    He was preceded in death by his parents.
    Friends may call at the Dakan Funeral Chapel, Caldwell, Tuesday from 6 to 8 p.m.
    The family suggests memorials be made to Young Life, c/o Scott Lundy, P.O. Box 2611, Hailey, Idaho 83333; or to the American Heart Association, c/o Mrs. Glenn Weed (Charlotte), 1904 Blaine St., Caldwell, Idaho 83605; or to a favorite charity.

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