TAUNTON, Mass. / CONCORD - Grace Wilbur died peacefully with her family by her side at Concord Hospital Thursday, March 21, 2013.
Born April 2, 1913 in Framingham, Mass., she was the youngest daughter of Lucy and Hugh Heckle of Southboro, Mass. She spent most her life in Massachusetts, raising her family in Taunton. She was active in a variety of organizations and activities, particularly those in which her three boys were involved. She especially enjoyed her years as a kindergarten teacher at the Brick House School.
She and her late husband of 66 years, Alfred, moved to Concord in 2005 to be closer to family.
She is survived by her sons Hugh, of New Hampton, Ronald and his wife Donna, of Concord, and Alfred Jr. and his wife Barbara of Amherst, Mass., and their families which include seven grandchildren and five great grandchildren. She also received great pleasure from her three step granddaughters and their families.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend a Funeral Service Saturday, March 30, at 11 a.m., in the Crapo-Hathaway Funeral Home, 350 Somerset Ave, ( Route 138 South) Taunton. Visiting hours are from 9 to 11 a.m., prior to the Service.
Interment will be in the Mayflower Hill Cemetery.
To light a candle, get directions or to access the memorial register go to www.hathawayfunerals.com