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Obituary for Harold Irvin Choat
20 December, 1920 - 19 April, 1987
From The Idaho Press-Tribune,
20 April, 1987
Contributed by Dennis McIndoo

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Harold Choat

     Services for Harold I. Choat, 66, of Caldwell, who died Sunday, April 19, at home of natural causes, will be held at 2 p.m. Friday at the Dakan Funeral Chapel, Caldwell.
     Pastor Jim Hardenbrook of the Caldwell First Christian Church will officiate.  Burial will follow at the Middleton Cemetery.
     Mr. Choat was born De. 20, 1920, at Laurel, Mont., to Orren and Laura Choat.  He graduated from Nyssa High School and from Weiser Vocational School.  He worked at Boeing Aircraft at Seattle, Wash., until entering the U.S. Navy in February 1944.  He was injured in an explosion on ship and was discharged in May 1946.
     He worked at Hughes Aircraft in California for 17 years, retiring in May 1979.  At that time he returned to Idaho, where he had since resided.
     He is survived by three brothers, his twin, Harry Choat of Vancouver, Wash.,
Warren Choat of Boise and Howard Choat of Caldwell; and nine nieces and nephews.
     He was preceded in death by a brother, Carl, in December 1986; and an infant sister.
     Friends may call at the Caldwell Dakan chapel today from 4 to 8 p.m. and Friday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
     Memorials may be made to the Elks Rehabilitation Hospital, in care of Dakan Funeral Chapel, P.O. Box 1386, Caldwell 83606.