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 Ennis Courtney “Grandma Brady” <I>Shirley</I> Brady Hollsteen

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Ennis Courtney “Grandma Brady” Shirley Brady Hollsteen

  • Birth 17 Sep 1901 Givens Hot Springs, Owyhee County, Idaho, USA
  • Death 3 May 1983 Boise, Ada County, Idaho, USA
  • Burial Boise, Ada County, Idaho, USA
  • Memorial ID 31930841

Ennis "Grandma Brady" Hollsteen
~~~~~I don't think I ever heard Gram called any other last name except Brady.

Ennis "Grandma Brady" Hollsteen, 81, of 109 Murray, Boise, Idaho died Tuesday, May 3, 1983, in a Boise hospital of natural causes. Services will be Friday, May 6, at 1:30 pm in the Alden-Waggoner Chapel with Pastor Tom Blackburn of the Community Christian Center, officiating. Interment will follow at Morris Hill Cemetery.
She was born near Givens Springs in Owyhee County, Idaho on September 17, 1901, to O.T. and Lola K. Shirley. She moved to Boise in the early 1900's and has resided here since. On June 18, 1919, she married John A. Brady in Boise, Ada County, Idaho. He died December 3, 1942. During WWII she moved to Vallejo, Calif. where she was employed in the Mare Island Ship Yard and then returned to Boise.
She is survived by one son, John O. Brady of Boise; two daughters, Bonnie Brock and Burness Rainwater of Boise; 24 grandchildren; 30 great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by a son, a daughter, and two grandchildren.

from the Idaho Statesman, May, 1983.

On the 1940 US Federal Census at Whitney, Ada, ID she was married to Albert Austin
She is missed greatly by her family.

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  • Originally Created by: Gravely and Morticia Diggens
  • Added: 3 Dec 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 31930841
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Ennis Courtney “Grandma Brady” Shirley Brady Hollsteen (17 Sep 1901–3 May 1983), Find A Grave Memorial no. 31930841, citing Morris Hill Cemetery, Boise, Ada County, Idaho, USA ; Maintained by Bonnie Dilworth (contributor 46919630) .