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Barbara Lorraine Bale

April 11, 1936 ~ February 27, 2018 (age 81)

  Barbara Lorraine Bale died peacefully February 27, 2018 of natural causes.

  Barbara was born on April 11, 1936 in Eads, Colorado. Barbara was one of the 14 children born to

  Jesse E. and Margaret P. Grever. She grew up in Santa Cruz, CA; moving to Middleton, Idaho where she married Ronald L. Bale.

  Barbara enjoyed many years of employment at Earl’s Dress shop in Caldwell Idaho until her retirement at 62 years of age. She was an active member of the Star Christian Church playing piano for Sunday services for over 18 years, in addition to teaching the little ones in Sunday school.

  She is preceded in death by her parents, 11 of her siblings and her husband of 51 years, Ronald L. Bale.

  Barbara is survived by her 2 brothers, Doug and Bruce Grever, numerous nieces, nephews, (greats and great-greats) and cousins.

  Barbara wanted to specifically acknowledge and express her gratitude, respect and love to Michael C. Mallea M.D. for his exceptional medical care, as well as the entire DaVita team who have supported her in dialysis since 2007.

  Flahiff Funeral Chapel is attending to the arrangements, with a viewing on March 8, 2018 from 5:00 to 8:00 pm, services will be held March 9, 2018 at 2:00 pm with interment following at Canyon Hill Cemetery.

  A potluck gathering of family and friends will immediately follow the cemetery at the LAB Building, Middleton.

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