1932 — 2021
Our mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother Marlene A. Guerry passed peacefully on October 1, 2021. She was 89. Marlene was born in Lewiston, Idaho, on April 18, 1932 to Frank and Gladys Shaw Hopkins of Culdesac, Idaho, joining her older sister, Laura Lee. Mom graduated from Culdesac High School, and then attended the University of Idaho, where she was a member of the Delta Gamma Sorority and the Vandaleers. She graduated with a double major in education and music, with an emphasis on voice and piano. Music was always a large part of her life. While attending U of I, she met her future husband, Maurice Guerry. The first time our father saw our mother coming down the stairs of the...