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Information for Lyle L. Olmsted
2 September, 1916 - May, 1976
The Idaho Press-Tribune

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Lyle L. Olmsted
    NAMPA Funeral services for Lyle L. Olmsted, 59, 119 North Ada, Nampa, who died very suddenly in a Nampa hospital Wednesday, will be conducted Saturday at 2 p.m. at the Nampa First Church of the Nazarene with Rev. Charles E. Higgins, pastor, officiating, assisted by Rev. Grady W. Cantrell, district superintendent of the Idaho-Oregon district of the Church of the Nazarene.  Interment will follow in the Hillcrest Memorial Gardens.  Services and interment are under the direction of the Alsip Funeral Chapel, Nampa.
    Mr. Olmsted was born Sept. 2, 1916, at Pollock, S.D.  He was reared and attended schools in Carthage, S.D.  He married Myrtle Hanson Aug. 3, 1936, at Hurley, S.D.  Following their marriage they moved to Nampa where they had since made their home.  Mr. Olmsted was a building contractor in the Nampa area for many years and retired in 1973.  He was a member of the Nampa First Church of the Nazarene, a charter member of the Home Builders Association of Nampa, of which he served as president the first year, and had been an active member since its inception.
    He is survived by his wife of Nampa; two sons, Donavan Olmsted, Riverside, Calif., and Larry Olmsted, Charlotte, N.D.; his mother, Mrs. Nellie Olmsted, Boise; three sisters, Mrs. Bernice Bould, Boise, Mrs. Lela Jackson, Milwaukee, Ore., and Mrs. Donna Shoemaker, Fairbanks, Alaska; four grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.  He was preceded in death by his father, William LeRoy Olmsted in 1956, and one son.

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