Jan 15, 1913 – Aug 22, 2014
Gwynfil Stokes was born January 15, 1913 in Brynmawr, Wales, the daughter of Frank and Elizabeth Morris, and passed away peacefully August 22, 2014 in Des Moines, WA at age 101.
The Morris family immigrated to Washington in 1924 where Gwynfil spent all her life living in the Burien area, attended Highline High School and the Cornish School Of The Arts where she studied music.
Married to Jack Stokes on August 21, 1937, she went on to have three sons, Robert(Linda), Lawrence, and James(Kathy), grandchildren Anne, Sue,Ryan, April, Aron, Todd, Tiffany, Kim and many great grandchildren. Gwynfil lived a healthy and blessed life and was preceded in passing by husband Jack(1986) and son Robert(2014). Gwynfil was a woman of insight, kindness, intelligence, and grace, and lived a full life with her family and friends.
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