27 May, 1886 - 13 October, 1971
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Note - Bessie was the daughter of
James and Mary McMahon
NAMPA Ė Rosary devotions for Bessie McMahon, 85, of 304 W.
Roosevelt Ave., who died Wednesday in a Nampa hospital, will
be conducted at 3 p.m. today at the Flahiff Funeral Chapel,
Requiem Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Saturday at
St. Paulís Catholic Church with the Rev. Leroy Fox, S.M., as
celebrant. Interment will be at Mount Calvary Cemetery.
Miss McMahon was born May 27, 1886, at Aurora, Neb.,
where she was reared and educated. She moved to Nampa in 1909
and was employed as a retail clerk at the Nampa Department
Store. She moved to Boise in 1931, where she worked at The
Mode Ltd., until her retirement in 1958. She moved to Nampa
in April of 1970. She was a member of St. Paulís Catholic
Surviving are a brother, Ray E. McMahon, Nampa; two
sisters, Hazel McMahon, Nampa, and Mrs. C.A. (Laura) Johnson,
San Francisco, and a niece, a nephew, seven grandnephews and a
Friends may call at the Nampa Flahiff Chapel this
afternoon and evening until service time Saturday.
Image below is a link to the
location of the
gravesite in Mt. Calvary cemetery.
Images contributed by Bonnie Dilworth
Bessie's headstone is located at number 8.
photo available upon request.
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