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Information for Marie A. Hetrick Asp
30 November, 1897 - 8 March, 1987
From the Idaho Press-Tribune
March, 1987
Contributed by Dennis McIndoo

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Marie Asp

     Services for Marie A. Asp, 89, of Garden Valley, who died Sunday, March 8, at a Boise hospital of natural causes, will be held at 2 p.m. Friday at the Dakan Funeral Chapel, Caldwell.
     The Rev. Bob Keys of the Donnelly Bible Church will officiate.  Burial will be at the Roswell Cemetery.
     Mrs. Asp was born Nov. 30, 1897, at Tonica, Ill., to Thomas and Clara Hetrick.  At the age of 2, she moved with her parents to Blackwell, Okla.  They came to Idaho in 1913, settling in the Wilder area.
     She attended schools in Caldwell and also attended Boise Teachers' College and Lewiston Normal School.  She taught school for 11 years in the Wilder area and other communities in the west Treasure Valley.
     She married A. William Asp, May 18, 1928, at Roswell.  They farmed in the Arena Valley area near Wilder for a number of years, moving to Garden Valley in 1936.  They operated the Garden Valley store for many years.
     She was a member of the Syringa Club in Garden Valley.
     Mr. Asp died April 20, 1983.
     She is survived by a daughter, Velma Coulter of Garden Valley; a brother, Irv Hetrick of Wilder; a sister, Nellie Hamiliton (sic?) of Wilder; four grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.
     She was preceded in death by a brother, Ira.
     Friends may cal from 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the Caldwell Dakan chapel.
     Memorials may be made to the Middlefork Christian School at Garden Valley in care of Dakan Funeral Chapel, P.O. Box 1386, Caldwell 83606.