Grace Hockin

Grace G. Hockin

Melbourne, FL

Grace G. Hockin, 91, died Tuesday, April 15, 2014 at Melbourne Terrace. Born in Bloomfield, NJ, she moved to Cocoa, FL, in 1987 from Pt. Pleasant, NJ.

A former exc. secretary and homemaker, Grace and her husband Russell were President of the Mr. & Mrs. Club at Our Lady of Lourdes, West Orange, NJ. She was honored as Lady Elk of the Year at the Pt. Pleasant, NJ, BPOE. Grace chaired many events for charities throughout her life and most recently while living at Grand Villa Assisted Living in Melbourne.

A loving and devoted mother, her family includes her son, Russell Hockin, wife Marianne, of Melbourne Beach; grandsons, Jaime Hockin (Jessica), Garrett Hockin of Atlanta, GA; Ryan Hockin (Nicole) of Denver, CO; Kevin Hockin of LA, CA; and great-grandchildren, Travis, Genna Grace, Connelly, Ellie and Alice; niece, Gail Quigley (Bill) of Austin, TX.

Services are scheduled for 12pm (noon) on Tuesday, April 22 at Our Lady of Lourdes Church, 1710 Hickory St, Melbourne. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Vitas Hospice, 4450 W. Eau Gallie Blvd, Suite 250, Melbourne, FL 32934.

Arrangements by Ammen Family Cremation and Funeral Care, Melbourne, 724-2222. Sign the family guestbook at

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Ammen Family Cremation & Funeral Care
1001 S Hickory St Melbourne, FL 32901
(321) 724-2222

Published in FLORIDA TODAY on Apr. 20, 2014