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Flora (Belaustegui) Gill

Flora (Belaustegui) Gill
Flora Moline Allington Gill

2017/09/18 - Boise, Idaho, AEB

(1921 - 2017)

Flora, also known to some as Antonia, passed away on September 18th at Morning Star Assisted Living in Boise due to heart failure.

She was born on July 15, 1921 to Cristina Belaustegui Moline and Alfred Moline in Golden Valley, Idaho. Flora had three brothers and four sisters. All have preceded her in death except for one sister.

She graduated from Murtaugh High School in 1939 then moved to Hailey, Idaho to work for David and Epi lnchausti at the Basque Boarding House and Gem Bar.

In1942 Flora moved to Boise and worked for her Tia Pacha Belalustegui at her boarding house, which later became the Chico Club. In 1943, Flora and her sisters lived in the Belgravia apartments while working for various Basque establishments.

As a hostess at the Valencia Club, Flora met Wally Allington and they married in 1945. They spent their lives, raising a family living and working in the Boise area.

Her husband Wally, preceded her in death in 1986. In 1991, she married Sheridan Gill who also preceded her in death in 1994. Flora is survived by her sister, Inez Wilson of Meridian, her sons Rick Allington of Boise, and Wally Allington of Newnan, GA, 5 grandchildren and 8 great grandchildren, plus many nieces and nephews. Her special and loving way will be missed by all who knew her.

Graveside services will be Saturday Sept. 30, 2017 at 2 PM Saint Marks Catholic Church, 7960 Northview St, Boise.

(2017ko irailaren 26an argitaratua Idaho Statesman, Legacy.comen)


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