Elsie Louise Pfost, 70, of Caldwell, died
Thursday, April 26, 1990, at a Nampa nursing home of natural
causes. Funeral services will be conducted at 10 a.m.
Saturday, April 28, at the Dakan Funeral Chapel, Caldwell, The
Rev. K.D. Cole of the Deer Flat Free Methodist Church,
Caldwell, will officiate with burial following in the
Hillcrest Memorial Gardens, Caldwell.
Mrs. Pfost was born April 27, 1919, in Agra, Kan., the
daughter of N.O. and Clella Beal Faubion. She was raised
and educated in Phillipsburg, Kan., where she graduated from
high school. She later taught school in Phillips County
for two years. She married Donald E. Pfost May 21, 1939,
at Norton, Kan. Together they moved to Idaho in 1940.
They settled in the Caldwell area where they had since
resided. Mrs. Pfost worked for the Carnation plant for several
years before retiring in 1982.
survived by her husband, Donald E. Pfost Sr. of Caldwell; a
daughter, Sharon Pfost of Nampa; a son and daughter in-law,
Donald Jr. and Shirley Pfost of Caldwell; a granddaughter,
Terri Pfost, and a grandson, Darin Post, both of Caldwell; a
brother and sister in-law, Harold and Bonnie Faubion of Coeur
d'Alene, Idaho; two sisters and a brother-in-law, Ruth Miller
of Caldwell and Dorothy and Phil Dibben of Caldwell; and
several nieces and nephews.
was preceded in death by her parents, a brother, Donald
Faubion, and two infant brothers.
family suggests memorials be made to the Mountain States Tumor
Institute, 151 East Bannock, Boise, Idaho 83712-6297; or to a