Rosary for Eugene C. Bruno, 95, of 1627 Cassia St., Nampa, who
died Saturday, Jan. 15, at a Nampa hospital, will be recited
at 8 p.m. Tuesday at Flahiff Funeral Chapel of Nampa. Mass of
Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Wednesday at
St. Paulís Catholic Church, Nampa, by the Rev. Merle J.
Fisther, S.M. Entombment will follow at Hillcrest Memorial
He was born Jan. 6, 1888, Mana Desuza, North Italy, and
was reared and attended school in Italy. He came to Canada
Sept. 20, 1903, from Marseille, France, with his father and
they settled at Toronto, Canada. He moved to Winnipeg in
April, 1906, and later that year to Mellen, Wis., then to
Hurley, Wis., where he mined. He married Isabella Margarita
Ozello Oct. 24, 1907, at Hurley. They moved to Bristol, Wis.,
in 1908 where he worked in a paper mill. They moved to
DeLamar, Idaho, in the spring of 1909 where he was a miner
until the mines closed down in 1913. They homesteaded in 1913
and raised sheep and cattle until Oct. 22, 1922, when they
moved to their ranch on Karcher Road where he still resided.
Mrs. Bruno died March 17, 1973. He was a member of St. Paulís
He is survived by two daughters, Mrs. Paul C. (Linda)
Johnson and Mrs. John J. (Violet) Basabe, both of Nampa; two
grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren; and several nieces
and nephews in France and Canada.
He was preceded in death by a son, a brother, a sister
and a grandson.
Friends may call at Flahiff Funeral Chapel of Nampa from
6:30 to 9 p.m. today from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m., Tuesday, and until
10:30 a.m. Wednesday.