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Information for Donald C. Cole
18 June, 1918 3 August, 1990
From the Idaho Press Tribune
August, 1990
Contributed by Dennis McIndoo

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Donald Cole

     Donald C. Cole, 74, of Parma, died Friday Aug. 3, 1990, at home.
     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 Chapel, Caldwell.
     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 Eagle.
     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.


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