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Information for Edward G. Dell
17 July, 1914 13 February, 1991
From the Idaho Press-Tribune
February, 1991
Contributed by Dennis McIndoo

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Edward Dell

    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, Nampa.
    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 two great-grandchildren.
    He was preceded in death by his parents, four sisters and a brother.
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 be sent.

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