Iris was born August 18, 1936, La Verkin, Utah, to William Tell and Audrey Gregerson Gubler, their second child and oldest daughter. She graduated from high school in Baker, Oregon, and attended Brigham Young University. During her senior year of college, she met and married the love of her life, J. Keith Slade. They married on May 30, 1958. Iris and Keith were the parents of ten children. They made their home primarily in Provo, Utah, but spent time in Bloomington, Indiana, while Keith pursued graduate studies. Keith was a French professor at BYU and they had many opportunities to travel to France for Study Abroad.
Audrey Iris Gubler Slade
LDS (member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints)