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 John Victor Briggs

John Victor Briggs

Lewisville, Jefferson County, Idaho, USA
Death 25 Feb 1982 (aged 76)
Nampa, Canyon County, Idaho, USA
Burial Caldwell, Canyon County, Idaho, USA
Plot Garden of LDS Lot 88 Space 4
Memorial ID 64210431 · View Source
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Father: John Briggs
Mother: Ina Nevada Davis

Spouse: Kate Lavon Johnston
Marriage: February 1, 1934 later divorced, and after the death of Mary, remarried.
Marriage: Jan 1979

Spouse: Mary Angela Picetti Mussi
Marriage: July 19, 1968 Santa Clara, California. They lived in California for about 10 years.

Wade J Briggs was born 30 Nov 1938.
Beverly Briggs was born 10 Mar 1941 in Yakama, Yakama, Washington.
Norma Loraine Briggs was born 29 Apr 1948 in Nampa, Canyon, Idaho.

John V. Briggs

NAMPA — Services for John Victor Briggs, 76, of 628 Chestnut St., Nampa, who died Feb. 25, 1982, at home, will be conducted at 2 p.m. Monday in Flahiff Funeral Chapel, Nampa, by Bishop David 0. Badger of the Nampa 2nd Ward, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Interment will follow in Hillcrest Memorial Gardens, Caldwell.

He was born Oct. 15, 1905, in Lewisville, near Idaho Falls. At an early age, he moved with his family to Wapello, near Blackfoot, where he attended primary school. He graduated from Blackfoot High School in 1923 and from Utah State University in 1928. He married Lavon Johnston on Feb. 1, 1934, in the Salt Lake City LDS Temple. They lived in Idaho, Washington and Nevada. He was a civilian employee of the Navy, living at Fallon, Nev., and in California. His work took him to all the naval facilities on the West Coast and Alaska. He retired in February 1975. They moved to Nampa in January 1979. He was a member of the Nampa 2nd Ward LDS Church.

Survivors include his wife of Nampa; a son, Wade J. of Sandy, Utah; two daughters, Mrs. Jerry V. (Beverly) Sullivan of Lovelock, Nev., and Mrs. Terry N. (Loraine) Ekberg of Salt Lake City; a brother, Kenneth W. of Pocatello; three sisters, Theodocia Love of Buhl, Vonda Teply of Mountain Home, and Rhua Reynolds of Blackfoot; 11 grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by a brother and a granddaughter.

Friends may call at the mortuary from 1 to 9 p.m. today and from 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Monday.

Memorials may be made to a favorite charity.

The Idaho Statesman, February 28, 1982 Page 2B

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