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Obituary for Lila May Rogers Slinker
18 August, 1889 - 1 May, 1959
From The Caldwell News-Tribune,
dated Saturday, 2 May, 1959
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Mrs. Lila Slinker
Mrs. Lila M. Slinker,
69, of Wilder, died Friday at a Caldwell hospital.
She was born Aug. 18, 1889, in Harrison, Ark., and was
married to William T. Slinker, on Sept. 21, 1907, at
They moved to Idaho in 1914 and located at Wilder where
they pioneered on the Wilder bench area.
Mr. Slinker preceded her in death in December of 1958.
Survivors include a son, John F. Slinder, Homedale;
four daughters, Mrs. Edith Marshall, Caldwell, Mrs. Madge Orth,
Woodland, Wash., Mrs. Ethel S. Martin and Mrs. Lucille Jurries,
both of Boise; eight grandchildren and four
Services will be conducted at 11:30 a.m. Monday at the
Peckham-Dakan-Davis Chapel in Caldwell. The Rev. Ralph
Fothergill of Wilder will officiate. Interment will be
in the Wilder cemetery.