Violet Trihub

  • "Truly a wonderful lady."
    - Ruth Green
  • "Thinking of you today mom. Hugs and kisses forever. ..."
    - Sallie Perkins
  • "Condolences to the family and friends. Please take comfort..."
  • "We will miss her. A special lady."
    - Sarah Perkins

Long time Alaskan, Violet Rose Trihub, 89, passed away at her home in Anchorage on Feb.17, 2014 with her family at her side.

She was born in Anamoose, ND in 1924, and in 1966 she moved to Alaska with her husband Al and family.

Violet was preceded in death by her parents, Henry and Florentina (Priester) Marzolf, husband Alvin (Al) Trihub, daughter Connie Scrima, son-in-law Ken Perkins Sr., and by seven of her sisters and four brothers.

She is survived by her sister, Laville Stip; daughters, Peggie (Danny) Pitkin, Sallie (Ken) Perkins, and son Forrest Trihub; grandchildren, Ken (Sarah) Perkins, Matthew Scrima, Emily (Tim) Jacobson, Eric Perkins, Anthony (Jenny) Pitkin, Laura (Nelson) Escudero, Richard Ramsted and Dmitri Trihub along with great-grand children Genevieve, Bonnie and Ava Perkins; Ethan and Penelope Jacobson.

She sends her love to the Moose Lodge card players, with whom she spent many happy times. They were like a second family to her.

Violet enjoyed cooking, sewing and playing cards. Her greatest pride and love was her family.

Her wish was to have her ashes scattered over the mountains where her husband Al died in 1977.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to the Moose Lodge #1534 in memory of Violet Trihub. Their address is 4211 Arctic Blvd. Anchorge, AK 99503.

Violet was a great lady and will be missed by all.

Published in Anchorage Daily News from Feb. 27 to Feb. 28, 2014