Cryptside services for Clarence
Ralph Reid, 77, of Boise, formerly of Caldwell, who died
Wednesday, Aug. 28, at home, will be conducted at 10:30 a.m.
Tuesday at the Building of Reverence in Hillcrest Memorial
Gardens, Caldwell. The Rev. Kurt J. Kremlick Jr. of
the Southminster United Presbyterian Church, Boise, will
officiate under the direction of Dakan Funeral Chapel,
He was born Aug. 15, 1908,
in Sparta, Ill., to William C. and Ida J. Dickey Reid.
He was reared and educated in Sparta. He married
Geneva Maude McMasters on Dec. 31, 1942, in Randolf County,
Ill. They moved to Caldwell in the mid 1940s where they both
taught school. He later was principal at Van Buren
School, Caldwell, until his retirement in 1970. After
his retirement, the couple moved to Arizona for a short time
and then back to Illinois. In 1973 they moved to Boise
where he had since resided. His wife died Aug. 16.
He was a member of the Southminster United Presbyterian
He is survived by a
sister, Neva Hurley, of Adel, Iowa. He was preceded in death
by two brothers. The family suggests that memorials be
made to the Southminster United Presbyterian Church. Boise,
in care of Dakan Funeral Chapel, P.O. Box 1386, Caldwell,