Marlys Jean Frey passed away on Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2014, in Kalispell, Mont., after a long battle with cancer.
She was born to Alva and Mable Moffatt in Bottineau on May 25, 1929. On Nov. 2, 1946, she married John Frey in Minot. They lived in Granville and Garrison prior to moving to Montana.
She is survived by her children: Rod, Oregon, Johnnie (Debbie), Alabama, Don, Columbia Falls, Marla (Tom) Smith, South Dakota, Melvin (Lori), Alaska, and Lonnie, Columbia Falls; numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild; and a brother, Robert Moffatt, Minnesota.