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Information for Ida Mae Offutt Frisch

5 October, 1901 - 13 December, 1990

From the Idaho Press-Tribune

December, 1990

Contributed by Dennis McIndoo

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Ida Frisch

    Ida Mae Offutt Frisch, 89, of Melba, died Thursday, Dec. 13, 1990, at a Nampa health care center.  Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 18, at Persons-Flahiff Funeral Chapel, Nampa.  Burial will follow at the Melba Cemetery.
    Mrs. Frisch was born Oct. 5, 1901, at Madisonville, Ky., a daughter of John will and Henry Greek Lovan Offutt.  She was reared and educated at Madisonville.  Ida married John A. Frisch Oct. 25, 1924, at Colorado Springs, Colo.  In 1938 they moved to Melba, Idaho, where they made their home.
    Ida was a loving mother and grandmother who lived for her family.
    She was a member of Divan Slonecker Post No. 126, American Legion Auxiliary of Melba and the Rebekah Lodge of Melba.
    Ida is survived by her children; five sons, James of Boise, Jack of Nampa, Frank of Richland, Wash., and Ken and Gary, both of Melba; four daughters, Dorothy Hietale of Carmichael, Calif., Betty Huter of Homedale, Idaho, Peggy Friddle of Melba, and Joyce Oswald of Richland, Wash.; 18 grandchildren and 11 1/2 great-grandchildren; two brothers, Lonnie Offut and Raymond Offutt of Colorado Springs, Colo.; two sisters, Margaret Anderson of La Junta, Colo., and Effie McGregor of Madisonville, Ky.; and numerous nieces and nephews.
    Ida was preceded in death by her husband, John Sr., a son, John Jr., and a granddaughter, a brother and two sisters.
    Friends may call from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday and from 9 a.m. until time of services Tuesday at Persons-Flahiff Funeral Chapel, Nampa.
    Memorials may be made to Melba Valley Seniors, P.O. Box 153, Melba, Idaho 83641; Melba Quick Response Unit, P.O. Box 129, Melba, Idaho 83641; or flowers may be sent.

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