Ethel M. Budell, 76, of Nampa, died Monday, June 20, 1995, in
a Nampa care center. Vigil services will be held at 7:30
p.m. today, June 22, at Persons-Flahiff Funeral Chapel, Nampa,
by the Rev. Father Paul Mathews, S.M. Funeral Mass will
be held at 10 a.m. Friday, June 23, at St. Paul's Catholic
Church, Nampa, by the Rev. Alford Puccinelli, S.M.
Burial will follow at Mount Calvary Cemetery.
Ethel was born March 17, 1919, at Lebanon, Oregon, the
daughter of Joseph and Elise Patjiens Grant. She was
raised and attended school at Parma, graduating from Parma
High School in 1937. Ethel married Adolph R. Budell on
Nov. 22, 1938, in Nampa. Later they moved to Caldwell
and farmed till 1946. They moved back to Nampa where she
had since resided and had been an active member of St. Paul's
Catholic Church. Mr. Budell died July 17, 1971.
She is survived by her two sons, William J. Budell and
Kenneth J. Budell, both of Nampa; six daughters, Catherine
Hawkins of Caldwell, Betty Daly and Diane Irwin, both of
Nampa, Nancy Lupton of Tannersville, Penn., Helen Munster of
Nampa, Loretta Montgomery of Tucson, Ariz.; three brothers,
Dick Grant of Morgan Hill, Calif., Harry Grant of Lomita,
Calif., Gordon Grant of Portland, Ore.; three sisters, Evelyn
Scholl of Twin Falls, Naomi "Rusty" Galles of Sequim, Wash.,
Vicky Banzin of Woodburn, Ore; sixteen grandchildren; eight
great-grandchidren and many nieces and nephews.
Ethel was also preceded in death by her parents, one
sister, one brother and a son.