Marjorie Grone

Marjorie Dorothy Collins Grone was born June 15, 1931, on a farm north of Washington Kansas to Guy Edward Collins and Teresa Marie Clair Collins. She lived there during her childhood years attending Scribner country school until the 8th grade when she had to drop out to help her mother care for her brothers Cleo, Jim, Alva and William.At the age of 15, she worked for Dr. Morgan as a nurse aide in Steele City, Ne. She lived there with some of the other aides until she met and fell in love with her future husband Loren Dean Grone. At the age of 16 they were married on August 10, 1947, at her parents’ farm near Washington, Ks. To this union 4 c...


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