Hank Mouser, 75

Wednesday, April 14, 2004

Granville "Hank" Edward Mouser, 75, formerly of Mountain Home, died Wednesday, March 31, 2004, at a Caldwell care center.

Graveside services were held on Monday, April 5, at Dry Creek Cemetery. Arrangements were by Summers Funeral Homes, Boise Chapel.

He was born Jan. 1, 1929, to Roseabelf and Charley Mouser in Hill City. He attended schools in Mountain Home.

On March 5, 1950, Hank married Edna Mae Vadnais in Mountain Home. They had just celebrated their 54th wedding anniversary.

Hank was an energetic, hard worker, and was happiest when he was working, his family said.

During his life he was employed in the grocery business for 17 years at the Okay Food Center in Pocatello and worked at Boise State University in Central Receiving for 17 years. He retired in 1987 due to illness.

In retirement, Hank spent many hours in his workshop making gifts for others. He rode his old red standard bike around the neighborhood and drank his coffee every day at McDonalds on Orchard, in Boise.

Hank was active in the First Baptist Church. He loved to usher and to greet people, his family noted.

Hank is survived by: his wife, Edna, of Boise; daughter Kathy (Leo) Hickman; sons Glenn (Nadine), Darwin (Deanna), and Karry (Penny); 10 grandchildren, six great-grandchildren; two brothers, Mike (Margaret) of Boise and Amos (Delila) of Pocatello; sister Eunice Edwins of Spokane; and many nieces and nephews.

His father and mother and ten brothers and sisters preceded him in death.

In lieu of flowers, memorials are suggested in Hank's name to: the Epilepsy Foundation of Idaho, 310 W. Idaho, Boise, Idaho 83702.