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Information for Dilla Tucker Winslow
17 February, 1899 - 20 June, 1991
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Dilla Winslow

    Dilla Tucker Winslow, 92, of Nampa and formerly of Greenleaf, died Thursday, June 20, 1991, at a Nampa retirement center of natural causese. Funeral services will be conducted at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, June 25, at the Greenleaf Friends Church. Pastor Walter Lee of Nampa will officiate with burial following in the Greenleaf Cemetery. Services are under the direction of Dakan Funeral Chapel, Caldwell.
    Dilla was born Feb. 17, 1899, at Elwood Neb., the daughter of Wade and Cora Tucker. She moved with the family to the pioneer settlement of Greenleaf, Idaho, in 1910. She graduated from Greenleaf grade school and Greenleaf Friends Academy. Dilla earned her B. A. from Pacific College (now George Fox College) in 1924 and a B. A. from the College of Idaho in 1927.
    Her post graduate work included study at the University of Washington, Northwestern University and Iowa State University. She spent 38 years in the teaching profession, most of which was in the Wilder and Nampa areas. In addition to this she did some teaching at George Fox College and the Greenleaf Academy.
    She married Tedford H. Winslow, June 28, 1959, at Nampa, Idaho. Mr. Winslow died Jan. 6, 1982.
She more recently has resided at the Sunny Ridge Manor at Nampa.
She is survived by three nieces, Doris Frank of Caldwell, Hazel Tucker of Greenleaf and Catheryn Winslow Bell of Idaho Falls; and four nephews, L.W. "Tuck" Tucker of Meridian, Dale Winslow of Greenleaf, Sam Farmer of Newberg, Ore., and David Farmer of Washington, D.C.
    In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by her parents, three nieces, two sisters and a brother.
Friends may call Monday from 5 to 8 p.m. at the Dakan Funeral Chapel, Caldwell.
    The family suggests that memorials be made to the Greenleaf Friends Academy, Greenleaf, Idaho or to George Fox College in Newberg, Ore.



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