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Marjorie Venice Wren, 91

March 11, 2013

Marjorie Venice Wren, 91, of Blackfoot, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2013 at her home.
She was born Sept.2, 1921 in Presto Bench, the daughter of David Dye and M. Venice Stoddart.
She attended Blackfoot High School.
On Oct.2, 1939, she married Monte George Wren in Gibson.  He preceded her in death on Oct. 9, 1977.  She and Monte were later sealed in the Idaho Falls LDS Temple.
She was an active member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints where she served in many different callings.  Marjorie was a temple worker in the IF Temple for many years. She was also a member of Daughters of the Utah Pioneers for over 25 years.
Marjorie drove a school bus and was part owner with her husband in the Monte G. Wren Bus Company. She was also a homemaker and enjoyed reading, camping, fishing, traveling.  She traveled to Europe twice.       
She is survived by her sons, Theron (Carla) Wren of Blackfoot, Robert (Shirlene) Wren of Rexburg, Leo (Lois) Wren of Chubbuck, Don (JoAnn) Wren of Blackfoot, and Bill (LoRaine) of Port Orange, Fla.; daughter, Myrna (Martin) Krueger of Blackfoot; 28 grandchildren and 43 great-grandchildren.
-She was preceded in death by her parents; sisters, Delfa Dail Stocking, Iola Duncan, Billy Louise Davenport; 1 granddaughter, 1 grandson and 1 great-grandson.
-A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, March 5, 2013 at the Blackfoot East LDS Stake, 1289 Mt. Putnam Dr., Blackfoot.
The family will meet with friends on Monday March 4, 2013 from 6-7:30 p.m. at Hawker Funeral Home, 132 S. Shilling Ave. and for one hour prior to the service at the stake center.
Interment will be in the Firth Cemetery.
Condolences may  be sent to the family at condolences@hawkerfuneralhome.com.

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