Services for Harold F. Patchet, 78, of Caldwell, and
formerly of Nampa, who died Tuesday, Sept. 22, at the
Caldwell hospital of natural causes, will be held at 2 p.m.
Friday at the Nampa 4th Ward Church of Jesus Christ of
Latter-day Saints, 143 C. Canyon St.
Bishop Kyle C. Blacker will officiate. Burial will
follow at the Hillcrest Memorial Gardens, Caldwell, under
the direction of the Alsip Funeral Chapel, Nampa.
Mr. Patchett was born March 20, 1909, at Minot, N.D.
At an early age he moved with his family to Idaho, where he
was reared and educated. At the age of 14 he began
learning the trade of meat cutter.
married Ella Winward in 1946 at Elko, Nev., and their
marriage was solemnized in the Ogden, Utah, Temple in 1975.
In 1951, they moved to Boise, where
began working for Albertsons as a meat cutter. In
1960, they moved to Nampa where they purchased the J&T
Market on 16th Ave. N., which they owned and operated until
Dec. 1, 1978. They moved to Caldwell, where they had
since made their home. At the time of his death, he
was employed part time by the Idaho Press-Tribune.
He was a member of the Nampa 4th Ward LDS Church.
He is survived by his wife of Caldwell; three sons and two
daughters-in-law, Marvin Patchett of Las Vegas, Nev., James
Lee and Barbara Patchett of Heyburn, and Harold Maylan and
Lois Patchett of Nampa; two daughters and sons-in-law,
Dorothy Kay and Read Young Jr. of Nampa, and Julene and Del
Thornton of Tillamook, Ore.; a half sister, Lillian Stimpson
of Carlsbad. Calif.; 24 grandchildren; and several
He was preceded
in death by a brother and a sister.
Friends may call at the Nampa Alsip chapel today until 9
p.m., Friday until noon, and at the church from 1 to 1:45