Grace A. Redington

Grace A. Redington, 87, formerly of Pittston, passed away Friday, Sept. 20, 2013, at Mercy Center, Dallas.

Born in Pittston on Aug. 17, 1926, she was the daughter of the late Michael and Mary Sterling Redington.

She was a graduate of St. John the Evangelist High School, Pittston, and had worked in the local garment industry.

She was a member of St. John the Evangelist Church, Pittston, and the International Ladies' Garment Workers Union.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her brothers, Leo, Al and Harold Redington, and sister, Mary Haire.

Surviving are her sister-in-law, Marilyn Redington, Avoca; nieces and caregivers, Patricia Lepore and her husband, John, Avoca; Eileen Gilroy and her husband, Brian, Endwell, N.Y.; and Maureen Early and her husband, Brian, Collegeville; nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews.

Special thanks to the staff of Mercy Center and Hospice of the Sacred Heart for the compassionate care provided to Grace.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 9:30 a.m. Wednesday in St. John the Evangelist Church, William Street, Pittston. Those attending are asked to go directly to the church on Wednesday morning. There will be no calling hours. Interment will be in the parish cemetery.

Arrangements are entrusted to Peter J. Adonizio Funeral Home, 251 William St., Pittston.

Online condolences may be made at www.peterjadoniziofuneralhome.com.

Published in Citizens' Voice from Sept. 21 to Sept. 24, 2013