Graveside funeral services for Edward G. Dell, 76, of Nampa,
who died Wednesday, Feb. 13, l99l, at a Boise hospital
following an extended illness, will be conducted at 11 am.
Saturday, Feb.16, at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens, with Harold
Tjelta, pastor of the Nampa Lutheran Brethren Church,
officiating and military honors by the Nampa DAV Chapter 13.
Services are under the direction of Alsip Funeral Chapel,
Mr. Dell was born July 17, 1914, at Bowdon, N.D., to William
and Dorothy Pfaffengut. Reared and educated in North Dakota,
he served in the U.S. Army in the Philippines during World War
II where he was awarded the Purple Heart and the Bronze Star.
He married Eileen M. Johannes in 1954 at Underwood, N.D. In
1959 they moved !o Nampa to make their home. They were later
divorced. He was a member of the Lutheran Brethren Church.
Edward is survived by two sons, Monty Dell of Aberdeen, S.D.,
and Malcolm Dell of Chelan, Wash.; two daughters, Mary Hodges
of Nampa and Maureen Matlock of Pocatello; two brothers, John
Pfaffengut of Caldwell and Alvin Pfaffengut of Nampa; four
sisters, Dena Buckles in Nebraska, Edith Wallace, Inez Wallace
and Dorothy Stoop, all in California; 13 grandchildren; and
He was preceded in death by his parents, four sisters and a
Friends may call from 9 a.m. To 9 p.m. Friday at the Alsip
Funeral Chapel and Saturday from 8 to 10 a.m.
The family suggests memorials be made to the Lutheran
Brethren Church, 730 W. Roosevelt, Nampa 83651; or flowers may