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Information for William Riley Howard
4 September, 1868
19 October, 1942
From The Caldwell News-Tribune
Tuesday, 20 October, 1942
Contributed by Dennis McIndoo

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Note - Year of birth by most records shows
1868 but headstone shows 1871.


Homedale Man
Succumbs Mon.

     Services for William R. Howard of Homedale will be at the Peckham chapel at 10:30 Thursday morning with the Christian Science Society in charge.  Burial will be at Wilder.
     Howard, born at Boise Sept. 4, 1868, died at Homedale Monday afternoon.  He has been a resident of this vicinity his entire life.  After homesteading at Homedale, he moved to Payette for 26 years before moving back to the Homedale community.
     Survivors are his wife Hattie May; a daughter, Mrs. Marie Keifer of Homedale; two brothers, John of Payette and Lee of Oregon City, Ore.; two sisters, Mrs. Jake Jensen of Payette and Mrs. Bill Neilson of Sacramento, Cal., and four grandchildren.


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