Marise Graves, 88 a long time resident of Long Branch, and previously a 43 year resident of Mercer Island, died May 30, 2018.
Marise taught elementary school until she had children. She was a loving homemaker; involved in girl scouts, Sunday school and always the biggest fan of her kids, sports and activities! No one was ever turned away from Marise’s table for anyone in need of good food & great conversation. Her sense of humor will be missed. Marise and her husband traveled all over the United States in their motor home, enjoying all of life’s blessings with their friends & family.
She is survived by her husband of 64 years, John; daughter Gayle & (Tex), son John & (Joni), daughter Nancy & (Blake). Grandchildren Memoree, Jackson, Sean, Riley, Natasha, and great grandchildren Preston, Malia, Priscila & Marie.
In lieu of flowers, please send donations in Marise’s honor to the Humane Society, Union Gospel Mission, World Vision, Youth & Family Services on Mercer Island, and NW Harvest.