Rosary for Mary M. Mooney, 93, of Nampa,
who died Saturday, Nov. 18, 1989, at a
retirement center, will be recited at 7:30 p.m. Monday, Nov.
20, at Flahiff Funeral Chapel of Nampa.
Christian Wake Service will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday
Nov. 21, at Flahiff Funeral Chapel of Nampa.
The Rev. Francis H. Springer, S.M., of
St. Paul's Catholic Church, will
will follow in Mount Calvary Cemetery,
Mrs. Mooney was
born Dec. 11, 1895, in Spangle,
Wash., a daughter of Edmund and
Following the death of her mother, Mary moved to the Clearwater Valley
at the age of 7.
Upon graduating from the eighth grade in 1911, she moved to
a homestead at Therin, a town in northeastern
There she met and married Joseph Mooney on March 18,
1913. They made
their home in Bascom, Mont.,
while Joseph worked for the railroad.
They then moved to Melstone, Mont., then to
Mont., where they resided for the
next 34 years.
Joseph died May 28, 1947.
In 1966 Mary moved to Nampa.
She was a member
of St. Paul's Catholic Church, the Legion of
Marv, the Royal Neighbors of America and the Veterans of
Foreign Wars Auxiliary.
She is survived by two sons, Floyd F. Mooney of
Santa Cruz, Calif., and Dwaine P. Mooney of Lacey, Wash.,
three daughters, Esther Brassfield and Madeline Hobza, both
of Nampa, and Betty Park of Brewster, Wash., 11
grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren; seven
great-great-grandchildren; and several nieces (sic) and
was preceeded (sic) in death by her parents, two sons, three
sisters and a brother.
Memorials may be made to Mercy Medical
Center, Pediatrics Unit; St. Paul's Catholic Church,
the Legion of Mary; or flowers may be sent.
Friends may call
today until 9 p.m. and Tuesday from 9 a.m. until the time of
services at Flahiff Funeral Chapel of Nampa.