HOMEDALE - Services for Robert W. Branen, 63, of Box 417 Homedale, who died Saturday in Homedale, will be conducted at the Dakan Funeral Chapel in Caldwell at 2 p.m. Friday by the Rev. J. J. Fleming of the Wilder United Methodist Church. Interment will be at the Wilder Cemetery.
Mr. Branen was born June 6, 1909 in Eagle and was a lifetime Idaho resident. He married Shiela C. Hand Oct. 1, 1930 in Caldwell and they lived in Wilder and Richfield. Mrs. Branen died in 1942. He married Clara E. Lloyd Dec. 29, 1945 in Wilder and they farmed near Wilder until moving to Homedale in 1967.
Surviving in addition to his wife are five sons, Robert and Glenn Branen, both of Ketchum, William Branen of Cerritos, Caldif., and Thomas and Jonathan Branen, both of Homedale; a daughter, Ethel Willingham of Trelby, Fla.; two brothers, George Branen J., of Middleton, and A. L. "Rennie" Branen of Wilder; a sister, Mary Hampson of Boise; and six grandchildren.