Services for Darleen Reid, 60, of
Marsing, who died Tuesday, April 22, in the Nampa hospital,
will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, at the Caldwell First
Ward, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 519 S.
12th Ave., Caldwell.
E. Plant will officiate with burial to follow at the
Hillcrest Memorial Gardens, Caldwell.
Mrs. Reid was born April 15, 1926, in Los Angeles, Calif.,
to Howard and Elizabeth Hutchinson. She was reared and
educated in Los Angeles. After graduating from high
school, she worked for the Sears and Roebuck Co.
She married Bill Reid Feb. 13, 1949, in Los Angeles.
She worked as a homemaker until 1967, when she began to work
as secretary-treasurer for their family owned aerospace
subcontracting company, Reid Enterprises, Inc.
In 1969, they formed the Omnipure water filtration company
in Long Beach, Calif., and moved the company to Caldwell in
1978. They made their home in Marsing at that time,
where they had since resided.
worked on the volunteer ambulance crew in Marsing and had
just received her emergency medical technician license.
She also has raised quarter horses for the past few years
and was at one time a Girl Scout leader.
She is survived by her husband of Marsing; a son, Roger Reid
of Caldwell; a daughter, Susan Reid Nordine of South Gate,
Calif.; and two grandchildren.
was preceded in death by a sister.