Mary Josephine Prine
February 13, 1936 - February 23, 2015
Mary Josephine Prine, 79, passed away Feb. 23, 2015, surrounded by family at her home in Hood River, Ore. Mary was born Feb. 13, 1936, in Palisade, Colo., to William and Helen (Beal) Setchfield. Throughout her life Mary resided in Grandview, Wash., Bingen, Wash., and Hood River, Ore.
Mary married Newt Prine. Her profession was caring for children, and she was a nursery supervisor at Asbury Child Care Center. Mary loved her family and spent many years traveling and camping. She also enjoyed knitting, cooking, fishing and reading. Mary belonged to Hood River Elks and Royal Neighbors of America.
Mary was preceded in death by her husband, Newt Prine; sons Jerry Prine and Johnny Glen Prine; and parents William and Helen Setchfield.
Mary is survived by her daughter, Helen Marie Davis, and her husband Terry Lee Davis; Jerry’s wife, Kathy; grandchildren Steven Prine and his wife, Emily, Michael and his wife, Amanda Prine, Devin Lee Davis and Zachary Alan Davis; and great-grandchildren Sophia Prine, Ava Prine, Wyatt Prine and Gunnar Prine.
A memorial service will be held for Mary at 3 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 28, at Anderson’s Tribute Center.
Arrangements are under the direction of Anderson’s Tribute Center (Funerals • Receptions • Cremations), 1401 Belmont Ave., Hood River, OR 97031; 541-386-1000. Please visit andersonstributecenter.com to leave a note of condolence for family.
Condolences are being received online.