Information for Elsie Louise Faubion Pfost
27 April 1919 - 26 April 1990
Obituary from The Idaho Press-Tribune
April 1990
Contributed by Dennis McIndoo



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Elsie Pfost

     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.
    She is 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.
    Mrs. Pfost was preceded in death by her parents, a brother, Donald Faubion, and two infant brothers.
    The family suggests memorials be made to the Mountain States Tumor Institute, 151 East Bannock, Boise, Idaho 83712-6297; or to a favorite charity.

 

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