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Obituary for Anna Horne Choat
14 April, 1910 - 10 January, 1991
From The Idaho Press-Tribune,
14 January, 1991
Contributed by Dennis McIndoo

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Anna Choat

     Anna Choat, 80, of Nampa, died Thursday, Jan. 10, 1991, at her daughter's home in Nampa.  Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 15, 1991, at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens, Caldwell, by the Rev. Gail Graves of the First Southern Baptist Church in Caldwell.
     Mrs. Choat was born April 14, 1910, at Huntley, Scotland, a daughter of Robert and jean Pirie Horne.  She came with her family to Louisiana in 1912 and later to Nebraska where she graduated from high school.
     She married Alvin Choat March 21, 1931, at Mankata, Kan., and they made their home at Albion, Neb., where he farmed.  The moved to Nampa in 1961, where he was a ditch rider for the Nampa-Meridian Irrigation District and also worked for the Amalgamated Sugar Company during campaigns.  Mr Choat died Oct. 16, 1969.
     Mrs. Choat was at home retired, but loved to travel with her daughter and enjoyed her grandchildren and family meals at her home.
     Survivors include her duaghter, Mildred Remoir of Nampa; a siter and brother-in-law, Margaret and Frank Yrigoyen of Tracy, Calif.; six grandchildren, Kathy Potts of Boise, Robert and Tina Remior and Ken Remior, all of Nampa, and Kathy and Tim Edwards of Idaho Falls; 10 great grandchildren; four great-great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.
     She was also preceded in death by her parents, two brothers and a grandson.
     Friends may call from 1 to 9 p.m. today, 9 a.m. to noon on Tuesday at Persons-Flahiff Funeral Chapel in Nampa.