Tooele Transcript Bulletin – News in Tooele, Utah

October 15, 2020
Alice Marie Frisby Gren

Obit Alice Marie Frisby GrenAlice Marie Frisby Gren of Tooele, Utah, passed away Oct. 12, 2020. Marie was born Sept. 22, 1932, to Gerald Eddie Frisby and Camilla Horton Frisby in Payson, Utah. Marie had six siblings: Arnold Frisby (deceased), Gene Frisby (deceased), Marla Dee Wheeler (deceased), Lynn Frisby (Suzzane), Ruth Ann Keysaw (deceased) and Brent Frisby.

Marie was united in marriage to Charles Raymond Gren in Ely, Nevada, Jan. 18, 1950. The marriage was later solemnized in the Jordan River L.D.S. Temple. Charles Gren passed away Nov. 21, 1989. 

Marie enjoyed visiting with friends and family, crocheting, reading, sewing, genealogy and gardening. Marie was a homemaker.

Charles and Marie had four children: Judy (Douglas) Argyle, Mount Vernon, Washington; Raymond Gren (Connie), Kenneth Gren (Andrea), Tooele, Utah; and Duane Gren (Linda), Magna, Utah. Marie is also survived by her grandchildren Ann Marie Argyle, Heather Anne Argyle (Jeff), Melissa, Brett (Shaelee), Lily(Trey), Katie Gren; and four great-grandchildren.

Marie was a lifelong member of the L.D.S. Church. Marie was a member of The Daughter’s of the Utah Pioneers and the Tooele Rock and Gem Club.

When Marie was 60 years old she decided to go back to school to get her high school diploma. Marie left high school when she married and was only one quarter shy of graduation. She worked hard and was so proud to finally get her diploma. The Tooele Transcript printed a special write up of her accomplishment in the newspaper.

The family would like to express our heartfelt thanks to everyone who assisted Marie over the years. We especially appreciate the kind and compassionate care our mother received by the staff at the Rocky Mountain Care Center in Tooele. We also would like to extend a special thank you to Jenny and the Hospice Team for their support to Marie and our family during this difficult time. 

A graveside service will be held at noon Saturday, Oct. 17, 2020, at Evergreen Cemetery, 1997 S. 400 East, Springville, Utah.

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