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Information for Margaret O. "Peggy" Bennett Barnett
13 Febraury, 1923 - 30 July, 1985   
From the Idaho Press-Tribune
dated July 1985
Contributed by Delilah Barnard

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Margaret Barnett

     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, Nampa.
    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.

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