Information for Nellie M. Cooley
1 June, 1895 – 24 March, 1984
From the Idaho Press Tribune
Contributed by Dennis McIndoo
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Graveside services for Nellie M. Cooley, 88, of 619 Dearborn,
Caldwell, who died Saturday at a Caldwell hospital, will be
conducted t 3:30 p.m. Wednesday at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens,
The Rev. Earl Shaffer of the Oregon Trail Church of
God, Caldwell, will officiate, under the direction of the
Flahiff Funeral Chapel, Caldwell.
She was born June 1, 1895 at Glenwood, Minn., where she
was reared and educated. She worked in Glenwood for
several years before moving to Caldwell in 1942. She
worked at a nursing home in Caldwell for several years.
She worked at the College of Idaho in the dining room from
1946 until she retired in 1964. She was a member of the
Ideal Club and the Oregon Trail Church of God.
She is survived by a brother, Othenell "Bud" Cooley of
Glenwood; and numerous nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by three brothers and one
Friends may call Tuesday from 3 until 8 p.m. and
Wednesday from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m.
Memorials may be given to the Oregon Trail church of
God, Caldwell, or to a favorite charity.
Full-sized headstone photo
available upon request.