Services for Mary Ann Croxen, 83, of Caldwell and formerly
of Nampa, who died Wednesday Jan 28, 1987 at a Caldwell care
center, will be conducted at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Alsip Funeral
The Rev. Harold Thon,
associated pastor of the Karcher Church of the Nazarene,
will officiate, assisted by the Rev. Richard Mark, pastor of
the Karcher Church of the Nazarene. Burial will follow
in Hillcrest Memorial Gardens, Caldwell.
Mrs. Croxen was born March 19, 1903, at Imperial, Neb.
She was reared and educated in Nebraska.
She married Thomas J. Croxen Oct., 1924, at Torrington,
Wyoming. Following their marriage they lived in
Bayard, Neb., where they farmed. In 1946 they moved to
Nampa, where they made their home. Mr. Croxen died
April 24, 1967.
Following his death
she continued to make her home in Nampa until a few months
ago, where she moved to Caldwell.
attended the Karcher Church of the Nazarene and was a member
of the War Eagle Barracks No. 459, Veterans of World War I
She is survived by three
sons, Thomas James Croxen Jr. of Umatilla, Ore., Jerry R.
Croxen of Salem, Ore., and Edward O. Croxen of Umatilla, two
daughters, Elizabeth E. Allen of Colo., and Bert Clary of
Otis, Ore.; four sisters, Etta Ulmer of Redding, Calif.,
Daisy Battrell of Tahuya, Wash., Goldie Pinske of West Palm
Beach, Fla., and Effie Clary of Pittsburg, Calif.; 17
grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren.
She is preceded in death by her husband; four sons; a
daughter, a brother; and a sister.
family suggests memorials to the Mercy Medical Center
Hospice program, 1512 12th Ave., Nampa 83651; or flowers may