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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Rosary for Karl J. Laible, 85,
who died Wednedsay, July 9, at the Nampa hospital, will be
recited at 8 p.m. Sunday at the Flahiff Funeral Chapel of
Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at
Monday at St. Paul’s Catholic Church. The Rev. George Fahey,
S.M., will celebrate. Burial will follow at the Mount
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
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
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
Memorials may be made to a favorite charity or flowers
may be sent.