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Information for Karl J. Laible
22 February, 1901 – 9 July, 1986
From the Idaho Press-Tribune,
unknown date July, 1986

Contributed by Jan Lantz

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Karl Laible

    Rosary for Karl J. Laible, 85, of Nampa, who died Wednedsay, July 9, at the Nampa hospital, will be recited at 8 p.m. Sunday at the Flahiff Funeral Chapel of Nampa.
     Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at
11 a.m. Monday at St. Paul’s Catholic Church.  The Rev. George Fahey, S.M., will celebrate.  Burial will follow at the Mount Calvary Cemetery, Nampa.
     Mr. Laible, a retired railroad clerk, was born
Feb. 22, 1901, at Glenns Ferry, to John and Louise Wuthrich Laible.  He was reared and attended school there.
     He married Adeline Margaret Schwarze May 18, 1931, at Glenns Ferry and they lived in Twin Falls for a year prior to moving to Nampa, where they had since resided.
     He was employed as a clerk for the Union Pacific Railroad.  He retired in 1967.
     He was a member of St. Paul’s Catholic Church; the Third Degree, Knights of Columbus; the American Association of Retired Persons; and the Brotherhood of Railway and Airlines Clerks.
     He is survived by his wife of Nampa; three sons and daughters-in law, Karl J. Jr. and Susan Laible and Robert B. Sr. and Virginia Laible, all of Nampa, and Raymond J. Laible and Kathy Korba of Pcatello; a brother, Benjamin Laible of Nampa; four sisters, Gertrude Shrum, Marguerite McGill, Frances Bloom and Ellen Laible, all of Glenns Ferry; three grandsons, Robert B. Jr., Christopher and Karl John Laible III; four granddaughters, Therese Davis and Karleen, Susan and Elizabeth Laible; three great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews, grand- and great-grandnieces and –nephews.
     He was preceded in death by three brothers and two grandsons.
     Friends may call from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday, 1 to 9 p.m. on Sunday and until 10:30 a.m. Monday at the Nampa Flahiff Chapel.
     Memorials may be made to a favorite charity or flowers may be sent.