Galtha Gwendolyn <I>Woodruff</I> Giese

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Galtha Gwendolyn Woodruff Giese

  • Birth 31 Aug 1906 Latah County, Idaho, USA
  • Death 1973
  • Burial Juliaetta, Latah County, Idaho, USA
  • Memorial ID 24542521

Mrs Galtha Gwendolyn Giese, 66, had been a lifelong resident of the Lewis-Clark empire and a resident of Lewiston since 1964.

She was born August 31, 1906, at Randall Flats west of Troy, Idaho, the daughter of Roy C and Elmina Woodruff. The family moved to Moscow in 1911, and she attended schools there.

She married George Giese Dec 29, 1925, at Lewiston. They farmed near Juliaetta until 1964. A son, Bruce, now operates the farm. Mrs. Giese was a member of the Fix Ridge Woman's Club, the Veterans of Foreign War auxiliary, the Lutheran Woman's club at Juliaetta and Grace Lutheran Church at Lewiston.

Other survivors include a son, Bruce, Juliaetta; a daughter, Mrs. Gwendolyn Polison, her mother, Mrs Elmina Woodruff, and two sisters, Mrs Bernice Perry and Mrs. Darlene Lane, all of Lewiston; three brothers, Patrick Woodruff, Lewiston, John Woodruff, Coeur d'Alene, and Paul Woodruff, Blythe, Calif, and five grandchildren. A fourth brother, Arthur Woodruff, preceded her in death.

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Gravesite Details On stone with George M. Giese.





  • Maintained by: jbc
  • Originally Created by: Kathleen Peck Probasco Ketchum
  • Added: 10 Feb 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 24542521
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Galtha Gwendolyn Woodruff Giese (31 Aug 1906–1973), Find A Grave Memorial no. 24542521, citing Fix Ridge Cemetery, Juliaetta, Latah County, Idaho, USA ; Maintained by jbc (contributor 47682938) .