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About Calvin C. Dredge
Birth: Jan. 16, 1926, Malad City, Oneida County, Idaho, USA
Death: Jun. 9, 2000, Pocatello, Bannock County, Idaho, USA
Burial: Minidoka Acequia Rupert Cemetery,Rupert, Minidoka County, Idaho, USA
Idaho State Journal - Sunday, June 11, 2000.
POCATELLO - Calvin C. Dredge, beloved husband, father and grandfather, passed away Friday, June 9, 2000, at Bannock Memorial Medical Center as a result of cancer. Cal was born January 16, 1926, in Malad, Idaho, a son of Jesse H. and Nellie Kunz Dredge. He was raised and educated in Malad, graduating from Malad High School. It was here he began his love for ranching.
On June 6, 1946, he married Miriel Talbot. Together they had two daughters, Susanne and Miriam, both of boise, Idaho. Cal and Miriel were later divorced. He began his ranching career in the Malad area, also serving on many boards of many organizations, including the Idaho Cattlemen's Association and the Idaho Wool Growers Association and several other grazing boards.
On April 30, 1977, he married Alicia Aldana in Rupert, ID. Together they have a son, Frank Joseph Dredge,of Rupert. Cal and Alicia continued to ranch in Rupert and Soda Springs, raising both sheep and cattle. Cal always wanted to be a stockman. He loved the livestock industry, the places his work took him and the people he met. Cal never met a stranger. He will be greatly missed by the many who knew and loved him.
Cal is survived by his wife, Alice of Rupert; his children, Frank of Rupert; susanne (Val) Jones of Boise; Miriam Dredge of Boise; sisters, Norma (James)Hill of St. George, UT; Elaine (Rosell) Mills of Malad; Ruth (Meryle) Swanson of Mesa, AZ; Rose (Rulon) Ward of Sugar City, ID. He is also survived by four grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents, five sisters and four brothers.
Rosary was recited on Monday, June 12, 2000 at the Hanson Mortuary in Rupert, ID. Mass of the Christian burial was held on Tuesday, June 13, 2000, at the St. Nicholas Catholic Church with Father Henry Carmona officiating. Burial followed in the Rupert, Idaho Cemetery.
Jesse Horatio Dredge (1873 - 1957)
Nellie Martha Kunz Dredge (1888 - 1971)
Originally Created by: Neal Fenton
Record added: Mar 16, 2009
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