|Posted on Saturday, August 21, 2010 - 5:27 pm: |
A lifelong resident of Kamiah,ID. Delmer G.Drake
passed away 13 Nov.2007 at the Clearwater Valley
Hospital in Orofino from pneumonia. He was 79. Born
Jan.1928 he was the son of Roy Drake & Ida Guetzloe
a descendant of Ephram Conrad,a first settler in the
Kamiah Valley. He was an Army Vet.
Survivors include his sister Virginia Drake of
Kamiah,sister-in-law Doris Drake of Boise,ID.,nephew
family Greg Drake of Boise,neice Beth Anne Collins
Grangerville,ID.,Lloyd Bedwell of Kamiah & several
other family members in Kamiah & Lewiston,ID. Delmer
will be greatly missed by his family & friends.
Services will be held Friday 16 Nov.2007 at 3:00pm
the Faith Luthern Church in Kamiah with burial in
Kamiah Cemetery. A light meal will be provided at
church following the burial.
From the Clearwater Progress in ID. 15 Nov.2007. I
found out just recently that Delmer would have been
distant cousin of mine. His ancestor,Nathan John
Drake,was a nephew to my ancestor Thomas Drake born
1810 MD. Nathan John Drake was a son of George
Washington Drake & grandson of William Drake,Jr.