Services for Mrs. Lydia Roehl, 81, of
Nampa, a homemaker, who died Friday, Dec. 19, in a Nampa
nursing home, will be conducted at 10:30 a.m., Monday, at the
Karcher Church of the Nazarene, on the corner of Karcher and
Middleton roads in Nampa. The Rev, Richard Mark, pastor
of the church and the Rev. Harold Thon, associate pastor of
the church will officiate.
will follow in the Hillcrest Memorial Gardens, Caldwell.
Services are under direction of the Alsip Funeral Chapel.
Mrs. Roehl was born July 22, 1905, at Lincoln Valley, N.D.
She was reared and educated in North Dakota. She was
married to Sam E. Roehl March 3, 1923, at New Leipzig, N.D.
Since their marriage they have lived in North Dakota,
Missoula, Mont., and Casa Grande, Ariz. In 1975 they
moved to Nampa where they have since resided. She was a
member of the Karcher Church of the Nazarene.
She is survived by her husband of Nampa; three sons and
daughters-in-law, Herb and Della Roehl of Missoula, Mont.,
Charles and Jean Roehl of Rock Springs, Wyo., and Ray and Pat
Roehl of Boise; nine daughters, Mrs. Adeline (Al) Joscelyn of
Missoula, Mont., Mrs. Dorothy (Herb) McKenzie of Missoula,
Mont., Pauline Neilson of Boise, Mrs. Lillian (Jack) Lee of
Ephrata, Wash., Mrs. Mary (Charles) Meyer of Helena, Mont.,
Mrs. Ruby (Ed) Baylor of Missoula, Mont., Mrs. Viola (Verne)
Ward of Nampa, Mrs. Luella (Norm) Simrell of Hailey, and Irene
Bruner of Boise; two brothers, Bennie Wagner of Yakima, Wash.,
and Alvin Wagner of Creswell, Ore.; two half-brothers, Dan
Roehl of Lansing, Mich., and Fred Roehl of Lob, Mont.; three
sisters, Katie Moos of Dickinson, N.D., Rosalia Roehl of
Outlook, Wash., and Edna Friesz of Missoula, Mont.; 44
grandchildren and 56 great-grandchildren. She was
preceded in death by one son.