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29 September, 1909 17 May, 1996
The Idaho Statesman
20 May, 1996

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Warren E. Murri
    Warren Ellis Murri, 86, of Nampa, died Friday, May 17, 1996, in a Nampa care center.
    Funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Tuesday, May 21, at the Smith Building, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 1500 W. Smith Ave. Ext., Nampa.  Bishop Robert Aird of the Nampa 1st Ward will officiate.  Burial will follow in Hillcrest Memorial Gardens, Caldwell.
    Warren Ellis Murri was born Sept. 29, 1909, at Wilford, Idaho, to Ernest and Eliza Baer Murri.  He was raised and educated in the St. Anthony area.  He married Hannah Winifred "Winnie" Shosted on Aug. 1, 1928, at St. Anthony.  Their marriage was later solemnized in the Boise LDS Temple.  To this marriage seven children were born.
    In 1964, they moved from St. Anthony to Nampa, where he began to work as a sortex operator for Northrop King Seed Co. until his retirement in 1974.  In 1984, he patiently endured the hardships of a debilitating stroke from which he did not recover.
    He enjoyed hunting and fishing, and working on cars.
    He is survived by his wife, Winnie of Nampa; a daughter and son-in-law, Phyllis and Jess Bauer of Twin Falls; four sons and daughters-in-law, Keith and Marilyn Murri of St. Anthony, Kent and Ginni Murri of Boise, Larry and Antoinette Murri of Nampa, and Terry and Cindy Murri of Nampa; a daughter-in-law, LuDeen Murri of Jerome; a sister, Neda Johnson of Murray, Utah; six brothers and sisters-in-law, Ernie and Lucille Murri of Idaho Fails, Val and Mae Murri of Kimberly, Dean and Fae Murri of Kimberly, Dell and Shirley Murri of Twin Falls, Riley and Oneda Murri of Vernal, Utah, and Robert and Erna Murri of Salem, Ore.; 25 grandchildren; and 28 great-grandchildren.  He was preceded in death by his parents; two sisters, Elva and Mina; an infant daughter, Lureen; a son, Gene; and a grandson, Greg.
    The family will greet friends this evening from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Alsip Funeral Chapel, Nampa, and Tuesday from 1 to 1:45 p.m. prior to services at the church.

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