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Information for Chloe Wright Dykstra

17 November, 1910 - 4 February, 1992

From the Idaho Press-Tribune

February, 1992

Contributed by Dennis McIndoo

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Chloe Dykstra

    Chloe Dykstra, 81, of Nampa, died Tuesday, Feb. 4, 1992, at home.  Private family burial will be at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 6, at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens.  Memorial services will be at 2 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 6, at the First United Presbyterian Church, Nampa.  The Rev. Lowell Byall of the First United Presbyterian Church will be the officiant.  Services are under the direction of Persons-Flahiff Funeral Chapel, Nampa.
    Mrs. Dykstra was born November 17, 1910, at Dodge, Oklahoma, a daughter of John M. and Rosalee Hill Wright.  She moved with her family to Idaho and grew up and attended school in Twin Falls and in Hansen, graduating from Hansen High School.  She attended business college for two years at Twin Falls.  Chloe married Andrew Joseph Dykstra on Dec. 31, in Jerome.  They made their home in Hansen until 1938 when they moved to Jerome where they farmed and had a dairy herd.  They retired and moved to Nampa in 1960.  Mr. Dykstra died Jan. 27, 1982.
    She was a member of the First United Presbyterian Church and the Southside Grange.
    Survivors include one son and daughter-in-law, David L. and Jackie Dykstra of Nampa; three daughters and two sons-in-laws, Deana and Quinton Rogers of Davis, Calif., Anne Thomas of Renton, Wash., and Sue and Richard Wattenbarger of Scotts Valley, Calif.; fourteen grandchildren; and twelve great-grandchildren.
    She was also preceded in death by her parents.

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