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Information for Carroll S. Bean
4 August, 1900 12 August, 1994
From the Idaho Press-Tribune
14 August, 1994
Contributed by Dennis McIndoo

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Carroll Bean

    Carroll S. Bean, 94, of Nampa, died on Friday, August 12, 1994 at a Emmett care center. Graveside Funeral Services will be conducted at 10 a.m. Tuesday, August 16, 1994 at the Hillcrest Memorial Gardens, Caldwell.  Friends and family are asked to please meet at the cemetery for the services. Services are under the direction of the Alsip Funeral Chapel, Nampa.  Carroll S. Bean was born on August 4, 1900 in Carroll, Iowa to Victor and Sarah Bean. He was reared and educated in South Dakota and Minnesota. He married Margaret Reed on Dec. 23, 1919 at Wadena, Minn. and they lived for a time at Henning, Minn.  They later lived at Hibbing, Minn. and at Mowbridge, South Dakota. In 1933 they moved to Ft. Peck, Montana where Carroll followed the heavy construction trade and worked on the Grand Coulee Dam. They moved to Nampa where they farmed for 6 years before returning to the construction trade.  They lived in Oregon where he worked on The Dalles, Oregon Dam and other construction sites in the Northwest. In 1960 they returned to Nampa where they built the Flamingo Trailer Court and owned and operated it until 1967.  In 1969 they celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary.  Mrs. Bean preceded him in death in 1973.  He was a member of the Southern Baptist Church.
    Carroll is survived by a son and daughter-in-law, Stanley and Catherine Bean, Nampa; 2 grandsons, Terry G. and his wife, Kathy Bean, Cascade and Craig S. Bean, Nampa; great grandchildren, Michael G. Bean, Kuna, Amy Bean, San Antonio, TX and Michelle Bean, Cascade; 6 brothers, Iver, Ray, Cameron and Kenneth Bean, all of Nampa; Floyd Bean, Mesa, AZ and Charles Bean, Cheyenne, WY; 2 sisters, Joy Nolte, San Antonio, TX and Bonnie Rutherford, Hackensack, NJ and numerous nieces and nephews. He was also preceded in death by a sister and 2 brothers.
    Friends may call at the Alsip Funeral Chapel today from noon to 9 p.m. and on Monday from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.
    The family suggests memorials to the Emmett Care Center, Special Care Unit Activity Fund, 714 North Butte Ave., Emmett, ID 83617.   

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