Lewistown News Argus -18 Jan 1978

Grace Latray

   Grace Latray, 79, died Monday afternoon at the Central Montana Hospital following a lengthy illness.

   She was born Jan 18, 1898 in Marysville, the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. John Movern.

   She received her education in Marysville and Lewistown. She came to Lewistown in 1902 with her father, residing in Lewistown and then in Kendall for a time while her father filed a homestead west of Moulton.

   She married Joseph Latray on April 9, 1914 in Lewistown. They filed a homestead on Box Elder Creek west of Moulton, farming

and ranching there until 1963 when they retired and moved into Lewistown.

   Survivors include a daughter, Thelma Fordyce of Lewistown; two sons, Leslie of Hilger,  Leonard of Lewistown; 25 grandchildren; a brother, Jim Moll of Great Falls; a sister, Glafrey Stanley of Ulm; several nieces and nephews.

   She ws preceded in death by her husband   in 1977, her parents and by three daughters.

   Funeral services will be held Saturday at 2pm at the Creel-Morrison-Retz Chapel