Grace Pickar

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Grace W. Pickar
October 16, 1934 - March 28, 2015
Grace (DeMots) Pickar, 80, passed away on Saturday, March 28, 2015 in Nampa, Idaho after an extended illness. Grace was born on October 16, 1934 on a farm near Gettysburg, South Dakota to John DeMots and Marie Vree. She was raised on the family farm and met her husband, Vincent Pickar, who was a farm hand on a neighboring farm. They were married on June 23, 1953. They lived in Sioux Falls, South Dakota before moving to Denver, Colorado where they raised their 3 children.
Grace was preceded in death by her parents, husband Vincent, and sisters Ann and Louise. She is survived by 3 sisters, Janet Mehlhaff, Henrietta Bakker, and Sharon Slater, brother, John DeMots, her 3 children, John (Melanie) Pickar, Janelle (Jeff) Miller, and Jay (Joy) Pickar. She has 7 grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren who loved her and will miss her.
Grace will be laid to rest in Denver with her husband at the Ft. Logan National cemetery.
There will be a viewing on Wednesday evening from 6 - 7 PM at the Nampa Funeral Home, 415 12th Ave. So., Nampa 83651 - 442-8171.All who knew Grace are welcome to come.

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Nampa Funeral Home Yraguen Chapel
415 12th Avenue South
Nampa, ID 83651
(208) 442-8171
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Published in Idaho Press Tribune on Apr. 1, 2015