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Edward Frank Aspitarte

Edward Frank Aspitarte

Male 1923 - 2015  (91 years)

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  • Name Edward Frank Aspitarte 
    Born 14 Dec 1923  Gooding, Idaho Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 20 Jul 2015  Boise, Idaho Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Edward Frank Aspitarte

      Dec. 14, 1923 - July 20, 2015

      BOISE — Ed Aspitarte, formerly of Ontario, OR, passed peacefully in the presence of his two daughters on July 20, 2015.

      Ed was born December 14, 1923 to Domingo and Rafaela (Alberdi) Aspitarte in Gooding, ID.

      He attended schools in Gooding. Following graduation from Gooding High School in 1941, he entered the Army, and went overseas to fight for his country. Upon the end of the war, he returned home and continued his education at Utah State and University of Idaho, earning a Bachelor's degree in Education and a Master's degree in Counseling. He was a member of Kappa Sigma and Alpha Theta Phi Epsilon Fraternities.

      Ed married Kathleen Villeneuve in 1949. The couple had three children, Marilyn (1950), Christine (1954), and Michael (1959).

      Ed began his teaching career in Ontario in 1951 at Ontario High School. He moved to Ontario Junior High in 1962, where he became the boy's counselor until 1989. During the summer months, he worked for Rain & Hail Insurance, specializing in crop adjusting throughout Idaho and Oregon.

      Ed enjoyed playing golf and found enjoyment searching for golf balls with his son-in-law, Stephen.

      Ed is survived by his two daughters, Marilyn Aspitarte Grace (Stephen J.) and Christine L. Nelson (Larry); and his sister, Juanita Sain of Limo, OH.

      He was preceded in death by his wife, Kathleen Aspitarte; his son, Michael Aspitarte; three sisters; and three brothers.

      Vigil services will be at 7:00 pm, Sunday, July 26, 2015 at Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church, 829 SW 2nd Ave., Ontario, OR. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11:00 am, Monday, July 27, 2015, at Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church with burial concluding at Evergreen Cemetery, Ontario.

      The family asks in lieu of flowers, that memorial donations be made to the Basque Foundation, 601 Grove St., Boise, ID 83702; the Ontario Basque Club; or to the Blessed Sacrament Church Renovation project.

      Memories and condolences may be shared with the family on Ed's memorial webpage at www.summersfuneral.com.
      Argus Observer (Ontario, OR) - Thursday, July 23, 2015
    Buried Evergreen Cemetery, Ontario, Oregon Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I1171946  OBC Sustraiak
    Last Modified 6 Nov 2017 

    Father Domingo Aspitarte Zuazo,   b. 04 Aug 1886, Bolibar, Bizkaia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 06 Jun 1971, Boise, Idaho Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Mother Rafaela Alberdi Zabala,   b. 12 Jun 1882, Ea, Bizkaia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Apr 1949, Boise, Idaho Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Married Feb 1912  Hagerman, Idaho Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F368376  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Kathleen Villenueve,   b. 28 Mar 1923, Boise, Idaho Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jun 1986, Ontario, Oregon Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years) 
    Married 31 May 1949  Portland, Oregon Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Michael Aspitarte,   b. 15 May 1959,   d. 18 Feb 2005  (Age 45 years)
     2. C. Aspitarte
     3. M. Aspitarte
    Last Modified 27 Jul 2015 
    Family ID F368375  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 14 Dec 1923 - Gooding, Idaho Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 31 May 1949 - Portland, Oregon Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 20 Jul 2015 - Boise, Idaho Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Evergreen Cemetery, Ontario, Oregon Link to Google Earth
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