Obituary: Marie Jane Maynard Griffiths

Published: Tuesday, April 13 2004 2:26 p.m. MDT

1911 ~ 2004

LEHI, UTAH -

Marie Jane Maynard Griffiths, 92, beloved wife and mother, passed away Sunday, April 11, 2004 in Lehi, Utah.

She was born April 28, 1911 in South Jordan, Utah to William and Grace Mooso Maynard. Marie married her sweetheart Stanley Griffiths in 1927. She worked as a nurse's aide during the Polio epidemic at the Salt Lake County Hospital. Later she worked in the delivery room of the Cottonwood Hospital. Marie loved crocheting and putting up the fruit and vegetables grown by her husband. She also cherished her association with her Relief Society friends.

Marie is survived by son Lynn A. Griffiths of Midvale, Utah; six grandchildren; many great-grand-children; her sisters, Lila Maynard Chiea, West Jordan, Utah; Iona Maynard Pangos, Sandy, Utah; Loa Maynard Lawson, Sandy, Utah; and brother William (Bill) Maynard, Murray, Utah. Preceded in death by her husband, Stanley Griffiths and eldest son Earl S. Griffiths.

Viewings will be held Wed., April 14, 2004 at Goff Mortuary, 8090 So. State, Midvale, from 6-8 p.m. and on Thurs., April 15, from 9:30-10:30 a.m. Graveside services Thursday at 11 a.m. at Elysian Burial Gardens, 1075 East 4580 South, Murray.

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