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Obituary and information for Lulu Oatie Isaacs Carpenter Shaffer
25 November, 1876 - 11 May, 1958
From the Boise Valley Herald in Middleton
dated Thursday, 15 May, 1958
Contributed by Terri Maple

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Mrs. Lee Shaffer
Dies Sunday,
Former Resident
Of Middleton


     Last rites for Mrs. Lulu Oatie Shaffer, 81, former Caldwell resident who died Sunday night in a Nampa nursing home, were held Wednesday at 2:30 p.m. at the Flahiff chapel.  The Rev. Harold Nye officiated.  Interment was at Middleton.
     Mrs. Shaffer was born Nov. 25, 1876, in Cortland, Ind., and moved with her family to Idaho in 1890, locating in the Central Park district near Middleton.  She was married to R. C. Carpenter April 16 1898, in Payette and later was married to Lee R. Shaffer Feb. 26, 1925, in Ontario.  They resided in Middleton until 1943, when they moved to Caldwell.  Mr. Shaffer died at Caldwell in 1956.
     She was a member of the National Woman's Relief corps and the Woman's Society of Christian Service of Caldwell.
     Survivors include one daughter, Mrs. Elma Johnson of Red Bluff, Calif.;  three grandchildren; four great grandchildren;  a stepson, Boyd B. Shaffer of Wilder, and a step-daughter, Mrs. Zella A. Berner of Nampa.


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