Anna Maria Riecker, 91, of Nampa, died on Saturday, Feb. 17,
1996, at her home. Funeral services will be conducted
at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 21, 1996, at the Nampa 10th Ward,
L.D.S. Church, 1809 Deer Flat Rd. Bishop Monte Schlerf
will officiate. Burial will follow at the Hillcrest
Memorial Gardens, Caldwell. Services are under the
direction of the Alsip Funeral Chapel, Nampa.
Anna Maria Riecker was born on Jan. 18, 1905, the daughter
of Johannes and Anna Maria Hoerger in Goeppingen, Germany.
She was reared and educated in Germany. She married
Eugene Riecker in 1934 in Germany. In 1951 they moved
to Nampa where they made their home. Their marriage
was solemnized in the Idaho Falls LDS Temple. Eugene
and Anna Maria worked as custodians at Home Federal.
Eugene preceded her in death in 1967. Anna was an
active member of the LDS Church.
Maria is survived by a sister, Else Kloepfer, Nampa; a
stepdaughter, Margaret Higley, St. George, UT; a
sister-in-law, Martha Hoerger in Germany; 3 nephews, Hank
Kloepfer, Nampa, and Gehard and Martin Hoerger in Germany.
She was also preceded in death by 3 brothers and a sister.
Friends may call at the Alsip Funeral
Chapel on Tuesday from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.
The family will greet friends at the church on Wednesday
from 10 to 10:45 a.m.