Information for Paul Allen Walz
September, 1957 - 22 February, 1968
From the Idaho Press-Tribune
23 February, 1968
Contributed by Bonnie Dilworth
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Paul Allen Walz
Requiem Mass for Paul Allen Walz, 10-year old son of Mr. and
Mrs. Arthur Walz, of Nampa, Route 3, who died at his home on
Thursday evening, will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Monday at St.
Paulís Church with the Rev. Father Paul J. Flynn, S.M., as
celebrant. Interment will follow at Mt. Calvary Cemetery.
Rosary Devotions will be recited at 8 p.m. Sunday at the Alsip
He was born Sept. 14, 1957 at Nampa, and had resided here
all of his life. He was presently a fourth grade student at
St. Paulís School at Nampa. He was a member of St. Paulís
He is survived by his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Walz
of Nampa; three brothers, Donald Ervin Walz, Claude Arthur
Walz, and Arthur J. Walz Jr., all of Nampa; by one sister,
Mary Ann Walz of Nampa; and by his grandparents, Mr. and Mrs.
Ervin Walz of San Leandro, Calif. and Mrs. C. R. Johnson of
Also on the same page of the newspaper
Boy Dies in Accident
NAMPA Ė The 10-year-old son of a prominent Nampa couple died
of what Canyon County Coroner, Henry Wesche ruled was
Paul Allen Walz, son of Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Walz, Nampa
Route 3, was found hanging from a rope in the bard, Dr. Wesche
The boy apparently had gone to the barn to do some chores
late Thursday afternoon. When he failed to return for supper,
his parents went to look for him. They tried unsuccessfully
to revive him by artificial respiration, the coroner said.
Dr. Wesche speculated that the boy, who had shown no
signs of despondency, had been swinging back and forth on the
rope and accidentally became entangled.
The boyís father, formerly employed here with Asgrow Inc.,
is a staff member of the University of Idaho Extension
Service. His mother, Mrs. Mary Dell Walz, teaches biology at
Nampa Senior High School.
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of the gravesite in Mt. Calvary cemetery
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The gravesite for David is located at #10.
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