Services for Irvin W. Boehlke, 58, 106 Sunrise Rim, Nampa, who died of natural causes Friday, Oct. 21 at a Nampa hospital, will be conducted at 3 p.m. Monday at Zion Lutheran Church by the Rev. E. Paul Riedel. Interment will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens, Caldwell, with graveside rites by the Rev Victor A. Schulze under the direction of Flahiff Funeral Chapel of Nampa.
He was born Jan. 17, 1925 at Buhl, a son of William and Clara L. Luender Boehlke, and was reared and educated at Clover, Idaho. He moved with his family to Nampa in 1945, where he engaged in farming.
He married Jean Cannady Feb. 25, 1951 in Nampa. They moved to Othello, Wash. in 1955 and farmed there until returning to farm near Nampa in 1961. They moved to a farm near Melba in 1967, returning to Nampa in 1981. He was a member of Zion Lutheran Church.
He is survived by his wife of Nampa; five sons, Stephen Robert Boehlke and Timothy Michael Boehlke of Melba, and Randy Lee Boehlke, Thomas Alan Boehlke and Paul David Boehlke, all of Nampa; one daughter, Julie Lynn Allison, Burley; two brothers, Alfred and Norval, both of Nampa; two sisters, Mildred Vogel of Othello, Wash. and Lorraine Link of Boise; nine grandchildren and 30 nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by one daughter, two brothers and his parents.
Memorials may be made to Zion Lutheran Church, Nampa, or flowers may be sent. Friends may call at Zion Lutheran Church on Monday from 2 p.m. until time of services.