Julius Frederick Slater

Independent Enterprise
Thursday, January 03, 1957

Julius Slater Passes Sunday

Julius Frederick Slater, 79, of New Plymouth died at his home Sunday evening following a long period of failing health.

Mr. Slater was born July 4, 1877 in Retreat, Wis., and came to New Plymouth in 1910 from Pittsville, Wis. He was married to Bernice Minor on March 20, 1898, in Retreat. He had farmed prior to his retirement.

Surviving in addition to Mrs. Slater are three daughters, Mrs. Marie Purcell of Boise, Mrs. Laura Paulsen of New Plymouth and Mrs. Dorothy Crandall of Weiser; two sons, Frank Slater of Emmett and Irvin Slater of Laramie, Wyo., and nine grandchildren and seven great grandchildren.

Services were conducted Wednesday at 2 p.m. in the Shaffer Memory chapel. Interment was at Rosedale Memorial park.