Rosary for Ludwig M. Philipps, 99, of
Nampa, who died Wednesday, March 4, at a Nampa care center,
will be recited today at 6:30 p.m. at the Alsip Funeral
Mass of Christian burial
will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Friday at St. Paul's Catholic
Church by Fr. Merle J. Fisher, S.M. Burial will follow
at the Mount Calvary Cemetery, Nampa,
Mr. Philipps was born Oct. 1, 1887, at Winona, Minn., to
Ludwig and Maria Koenig Philipps. He was reared and
educated in Winona. In 1912, he moved to Conrad, Mont.,
where he homesteaded.
He married Rose
Hoffman June 17, 1920, in Winona and they farmed near Conrad.
He retired in 1947 and they moved to Great Falls, Mont.
In 1952, they moved to Nampa.
Philipps. died April 12, 1979, and he had resided in Nampa
He was a member of St. Paul's
Catholic Church, Nampa.
He is survived
by a brother, Leo A. Philipps of Conrad, Mont.; and several
nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in
death by five brothers, five sisters and a son, Gilbert, who
was killed in a farming accident.