Services for Margaret O.
"Peggy" Barnett, 62, of Nampa, who died Tuesday, July 30, in a
Boise hospital will be conducted at 9 a.m. Thursday at the
Nampa Grace Episcopal Church. The Rev. Edwina Aker, chaplain
at St. Alphonsus Hospital, will officiate. Private interment
will follow at the Hillcrest Memorial Gardens. Services and
interment are under the direction of the Alsip Funeral Chapel,
Mrs. Barnett was born Feb. 13, 1923, in San Francisco,
Calif., to Thomas and Florence Coles Bennett. She was reared
and educated in San Francisco. She married Thomas Gleason
Barnett in 1942 in Carmel, Calif. They lived in Kalispel,
Mont., and then moved to Newark, Calif. While in Newark, she
worked for the Varian Association in Palo Alto as a secretary
for 15 years. She retired and in 1983 they moved to Nampa,
where they had since made their home.
She is survived by her husband of Nampa; two sons and
their wives, Russ and Gail Barnett, Tahoe City, Calif., and
Roy an Gale Barnett, Austin, Texas; one daughter, Florence
O'Brian of Nampa; five brothers, Tom Barnett of Saratoga,
Calif., Edward F. Barnett of Los Angeles, Calif., Jeff
Barnett of San Mateo, Calif., Al Barnett of Anchorage, Alaska,
an Bill Barnett of Fort Smith, Ark.; one sister, Bessie
Fitchen of Pittsburg, Calif.; one granddaughter, Fey O'Brian
of Nampa; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Oncology
Department, St. Alphonsus Regional Medical Center, 1055 N.
Curtis Road, Boise, Idaho 83706.