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Information for John Baptiste Reding

7 February 1892 - 3 May 1990

From the Idaho Press-Tribune

May 1990
Contributed by Dennis McIndoo

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John Reding

    John B. Reding, 98, of Nampa, a retired farmer, died Thursday, May 3, 1990, at a Nampa care center.  Rosary devotions will be recited at 8 p.m. Sunday at Flahiff Funeral Chapel of Nampa.  Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Monday at St. Paul's Catholic Church, Nampa.  The Rev. Merle J. Fisher, S.M., will be the celebrant.  Concluding services will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens, Caldwell.
    Mr. Reding was born Feb. 7, 1892, at Nagem, Luxembourg, a son of Peter and Magdalena Thinnes Reding, and was reared and attended schools there.  He came to the United States in 1915, and worked at Dell Rapids, S.D., for a time.  He married Anna C. Thinnes June 6, 1919, at Kearney, Neb., and they made their home and fanned at Lexington, Neb.  They moved to Nampa Feb, 14, 1941, and farmed here until he retired.  He received his U.S. citizenship Feb. 12, 1946.  Mrs. Reding died Nov. 23, 1984.
    He was a member of St. Paul's Catholic Church, Nampa.
    Survivors include a son and daughter-in-law, Raymond and Arlene Reding of Nampa; eight grandchildren, Darlene Cross of Caldwell, Lynn Reding, Jerry Reding, John Reding and Jeff Red-ing, Mary Caywood, Sue Mestrovich and Angela Thueson, all of Nampa; 20 great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
    He was preceded in death by his parents, an infant son and a sister.
    Memorials may be made to St. Paul's Catholic Church, or flowers May be sent.
    Friends may call today until 9 p.m. Saturday, from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., on Sunday, from 1 to 9 Monday, from 9 until 10:30 a.m. at Flahiff Funeral Chapel of Nampa.

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