Donald C. Cole, 74, of Parma, died Friday Aug. 3, 1990, at
Funeral services will be held Tuesday Aug. 7, at 2 p.m.
at the First Christian Church, 10th and Everett St., Caldwell.
Pastor Jim Hardenbrook of the First Christian Church will
officiate. Burial will follow in the Lower Boise
cemetery, east of Parma, under the direction of Dakan Funeral
Mr. Cole was born June 18, 1916, at Metz, Mo., a son of
Wilmer D. and Clara Cole. At an early age he moved to
Canyon County with his parents. He attended Maple Grove
and Riverside schools. He married Alice L. Lant March
13, 1941, at Meridian. They would have celebrated their
50th wedding anniversary in March, 1991. They lived and
farmed in the Meridian-Eagle area. They moved to the Ten
Davis area near Parma in 1944. Don was a longtime member of
the First Christian Church, Caldwell, where he served as both
deacon and elder. He was active in his community,
serving as a trustee for the Ten Davis and Parma School
districts for 19 years. He also served on the Lower
Boise Cemetery District as secretary-treasurer and sexton.
He was an active member of the Caldwell Good Sams Club.
Mr. Cole is survived by his wife, Alice L. Cole of
Parma: a daughter and son-in-law, Sandra and John Hoff of
Nyssa, Ore.; a son and duagher-in-law, Burce and Carol Cole of
Parma; three granddaughters, Nikki Jasper and Kimi Jasper of
Nyssa, Ore. and Lisa Dawn Cole of Parma; a grandson, Craig
Cole of Parma; a great-granddaughter, Courtney Jasper of
Nyssa; a brother, Glenn S. Cole of Boise; five sisters, Lela
Mutch of Boise, Wilma Alsup of Waslaco, Texas, Mary Badley of
New Plymouth, Lucille Cox of Wendell and Bonnie Taylor of
He was preceded in death by three sisters, Gertrude
Padour, Viola Alsup and Dorothy Hill.
Friends may call today from 4 to 8 p.m. at the Dakan
Funeral Chapel, Caldwell.
The family suggests memorials may be made to the First
Christian Church, 10th and Everett, Caldwell, Idaho 83605; or
the Coronary Care Unit of St. Luke's Regional Medical Center,
190 East Bannock, Boise, Idaho 83712.