The Tribune Democrat, Johnstown, PA

March 22, 2013

Vivian Arlene (Frazier) Grine

Associated Press

NEW PARIS — GRINE – Mrs. Vivian Arlene (Frazier), 81, Cortland Road, New Paris, died Friday, March 22, 2013, at UPMC Bedford Memorial Hospital. Born in the home of E.G. Lohr in New Paris on Sunday, March 13, 1932,  daughter of the late Mervin “Boots” and Mayme (Lohr) Frazier. On Aug. 4, 1950, she married LeRoy Grine at the home of the Rev. Lilly. In addition to her husband, she is survived by daughter, Connie, wife of  Barry Weyant, Centerville; son, Larry, husband of  Sue (Chamberlain) Grine, Claysburg; son, Rod Grine, and companion, Sherry Tessari, Salix; daughter, Stephanie, wife of  Larry Hyde, Manns Choice; and sister, Betty Lou Barnes, Fishertown. Also survived by nine grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren. Preceded in death by daughter, Cindy Grine. Vivian was a 1950 graduate of Schellsburg-Napier High School and was affiliated with Faith Brethren Bible Church in New Paris. She loved singing and was a member of Choraleers and sang in a quartet. Vivian also was a member of the ladies auxiliary for Bethel Park Campground. She was a homemaker and a reflexologist, operating out of her home. Vivian enjoyed gardening, canning and camping. Friends are invited to call from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday at Mickle-Geisel Funeral Home, Schellsburg, where funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, March 25, Pastor James Espenshade and the Rev. Barry Weyant, officiating. Interment, Schellsburg Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, Donor Services, P.O. Box 4072, Pittsfield, Mass. 01202. Online condolences may be expressed at

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