Carolina "Carrie" Mayer, 84, of 405 West Linden, Caldwell,
who died Friday, Dec. 2, at a Caldwell hospital, will be at
11 a.m., Tuesday, Dec. 6, at the Flahiff Funeral Chapel,
Caldwell, by the Rev. David C. Quail of the Grace Lutheran
Church, Caldwell. Interment
will be at Hillcrest
She was born Aug.
28, 1899 in Martin, N.D.
where she was reared and educated.
She came to
Idaho in 1917 and returned to North Dakota in 1922. She
married William "Bill" Mayer in
Minot. N.D. on Jan. 10, 1924.
The couple made
their home in North Dakota
until 1929 when they moved to
They later moved to
before moving to
They moved to
Knowlton Heights Community near Marsing, Idaho in 1934 and
farmed until 1944 when the couple came to Caldwell. From
1949 until 1975 she baked pies for local restaurants in
She is a member of
the Grace Lutheran
Church and the Boise
Valley Auxiliary Veterans of WW I.
She is survived
by her husband, Bill, of Caldwell; a brother, John Scheuffle
of Boise; a sister, Martha Scheuffle of Harvey, S.D. a
daughter-in-law Delva Mayer; two grand-children, Jack Mayer
of Marsing and Karen Marchbanks of Boise: three
great-grandchildren, Jerry and Greg Mayer of Marsing, Idaho,
and Scott Marchbanks of Boise; and numerous nieces and
was preceded in death by her parents, three brothers, three
sisters, and a son, Wilbert “Shorty" Mayer, who died Aug. 5,
1981 at Caldwell.
Friends may call
at the Flahiff Chapel,
Caldwell, today from 1 p.m. until 6
p.m., and Monday from 9 a.m. until 8 p.m.