Marie Jane Grinnell
HASTINGS, MI - Marie Jane Grinnell of Hastings, died on November 3, 2019 at age 93.
She was born on January 26, 1926, the daughter of John Alden and Ella Mary (Flynn) Nash. She graduated from school in Caledonia in 1943. On May 9, 1949 she married James (J.D.) Grinnell. She retired from Hastings Aluminum Products in 1987. She was a member of the Hastings Woman’s Club, Hastings First United Methodist Church Woman’s Circle and volunteered at Pennock Hospital and the COA for over 20 years.
Marie was preceded in death by her parents; husband of 45 years, James (J.D.); infant daughter, Mary Lou Grinnell; brothers, Earl Nash, and Harold Nash; sisters, Alice Frederickson; nephews, Denny D. Frederickson, and Jack Nash.
She is survived by her son, Darrell (Cheryl) Grinnell; stepson, Dustin Lawrence; daughter, Sharon Neal; grandchildren, Jacob (Jessica) Neal, Ben (Lauren) Neal; great grandchildren, Layla and Charlotte Neal and Lucas and Evin Neal,; brother-in-law, Randy (Glena) Grinnell; niece, Shirley (Randy) Blakely; nephew, Gerald Nash and Many more treasured nieces and nephews. Also, by close friends, Joyce Morgan, the Posthumus family, and all the Monday night euchre players.
Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. on Thursday, Nov. 7, 2019 at Girrbach Funeral Home, 328 South Broadway Street, Hastings, MI 49058 with visitation one hour prior to service, Pastor Bryce Feighner officiating.
Memorial contributions may be made to First United Methodist Church 209 West Green Street, Hastings, Michigan 49058. To leave online condolences visit www.girrbachfuneralhome.net.