Obituary: Frances Gygax |

Obituary: Frances Gygax

Frances Gygax, 87, of Grass Valley died Wednesday, March 6, in Grass Valley.

No services are planned at this time.

Mrs. Gygax was born Jan. 15, 1915, in Selby, S.D., to Frank and Sadie Nimtz. She married Felix X. Gygax Jr. on Feb. 3, 1942, in Southern California. She worked for the Norwalk-LaMirada School District as a school nurse and teacher. She enjoyed gardening, antiquing and traveling.

She is survived by her daughters, Sara Elser of Grass Valley, Mary Motheral of Ontario and Susan Gygax Martin of Lake Chelan, Wash.; and son, Steven Gygax of Grass Valley. She was preceded in death by her husband in 1999.

Arrangements are under the direction of Hooper and Weaver Mortuary.

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