Marvin J. Northrop, 91, of Caldwell, died Wednesday, June 5,
1991, at a Caldwell nursing home. Funeral services
will be held at 2 p.m. Monday, June 10, at the Flahiff
Funeral Chapel, Caldwell. The Rev. Bruce Snyder of the
Montana Avenue Baptist Church, Caldwell, will officiate with
the Elder Tex Poppino assisting. Burial will follow at
the Lower Boise Cemetery, near Parma.
Mr. Northrup was born July 31, 1899, at Rockford, Minn., a
son of John Henry and Mary Izador Fish Northrop. He
moved with his family to Idaho in 1900 and attended school
at Notus and Caldwell. He worked for the Caldwell
News Tribune from 1926 until 1960, as a linotypist.
He married Geraldine Atteberry on Oct. 22, 1952, at Murphy,
He was a member of the Montana
Avenue Baptist Church.
survived by his wife Geraldine of Caldwell; a daughter and
son-in-law, Louise and Verdis Wilson of Homedale; a brother,
Chester Northrop of Tacoma, Wash.; a sister Mildred Ivie of
Kamiah, Idaho; two grandchildren, Teri Liebel of Newman
Lake, Wash., and Tom Wilson of Homedale; three
great-grandchildren, Scott and Melissa Wilson and Joseph
Liebel; and several nieces and nephews. He was
preceded in death by three brothers, three sisters and a