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Obituary: Marjorie Kimball Giles

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Marjorie Kimball Giles "Our Beloved Mother" After 35 years, our mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister and friend, Marjorie Kimball Giles joined her eternal companion Parley. She passed away peacefully on April 23, 2007, in Salt Lake City, UT. She was born December 24, 1914 in Salt Lake City, Utah to Heber Chase Kimball and Pearl Elizabeth Smith. She graduated from LDS High School in 1931 and LDS Business College in 1933. She married Parley Pratt Giles February 11, 1938 in the Salt Lake Temple, who passed away March 1, 1972. As an active member of the LDS Church, she served as a Visiting Teacher, Primary President, Relief Society President, Primary Stake Board member, Primary and Sunday School teacher. She was a life long member of the Daughters of Utah Pioneers (DUP) and a charter member of the Douglas DUP Camp. She also served in the Chicago Temple Mission. Marjorie was devoted to her family and loved to spend time with her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She loved music and was a choir member all her life. She enjoyed playing games and usually won. She was a member of many clubs and study groups. She also retired from the LDS church and S&W foods as a secretary. Mom has left a "legacy of love" to her vast posterity and many friends and will be dearly missed. Mom is survived by her sister Barbara Fraser (William) and six children: Parley Jr. (Linda), Kenai AK; Marilyn Peterson (Gary), Copenhagen, Denmark Mission; David (Karen), Salt Lake City, UT; Ronald (Julie), Salt Lake City, UT; Louise Plummer (David), Peachtree City, GA; John (Randee), Erda, UT; 38 grandchildren and 70 great-grandchildren. Funeral Services will be held Saturday, April 28, 2007, 12 noon at the Foothill 7th Ward, 2215 East Roosevelt Ave. (1520 South). Friends may call Friday from 6-8 p.m. at Larkin Sunset Lawn, 2350 E. 1300 So. and Saturday at the ward from 10:30-11:30 a.m. prior to services. Interment at Wasatch Lawn Memorial Park, 3401 So. Highland Dr. Online condolences at www.larkinmortuary.com