Rosary for Daisy H. Conant, 66, of Caldwell, who died
Wednesday, Feb. 27, in a Caldwell nursing home, will be at
Sunday at Flahiff Funeral Chapel, Caldwell.
Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated Monday at
St. Mary’s Catholic Church, with the Rev. John Koelsch as
celebrant. Interment will be in Hillcrest Memorial Gardens,
Mrs. Conant was born April 19, 1918, in Geneva, Neb., to
Robert R. and Perlly Belle Beckman Thomas. She was reared and
She married Henry Richard Keil on Sept. 4, 1938, in Fairmont,
They came to Marsing in 1950 and in 1954 they moved to
the Nampa-Caldwell area. She worked at
Memorial Hospital in the housekeeping department for 17
years. Mr. Keil died
June 10, 1974
She married Gerald F. Conant on
Jan. 26, 1981
in Caldwell where the couple have since resided. She did
volunteer work at the
School and Hospital at Nampa for a number of years. Her main
hobbies were oil painting, sewing and traveling. She was a
member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Caldwell, a former
member of the Sage Hen and Jump Creek Ladies’ groups.
She is survived by her husband of Caldwell; four
daughters, Korlyn Williams of Wasilla, Alaska, Shirley R.
Feldtman and Donna Newton, both of Nampa and Frances Jean
Moore of Anchorage, Alaska; two stepsons, Wayne Bunker of
Livermore, Calif., and Dale L. Conant of Boise; two
stepdaughters, Wanda Moss of Caldwell and Donna Smity of
Turlock, Calif.; four sisters, Fern Bracy of Rose Hill, Iowa,
Anna Miles of Ontario, Ore., Edna Snodgrass of Fairmont, Neb.,
and Dorothy Peterson of Geneva, Neb.; and numerous
grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, a son, a
granddaughter, two brothers and a sister.
Memorials may be made to the Juvenile diabetes
1528 Vista Ave.,
Boise, Idaho 83705 or to the Elk’s Rehabilitation Hospital,
P.O. Box 1100, Boise, Idaho 83701.
Friends may call Saturday from 9 a.m. until
and Sunday from 1 until
7:30 p.m. at the Flahiff Funeral Chapel, Caldwell.
Pallbearers will be Randy Conant, Gregg Feldtman, David
Newton, Dale Conant, Kevin Hensen, and Earl McJunkin