Helen Ann (Cornell) Grace

HOLYOKE- Helen Ann (Cornell) Grace, 76, of Holyoke, died Sept. 17, 2012, at her home.

She was born in Queens, N.Y., daughter of the late Chester and Helen (Moritz) Cornell. She lived in this area for many years.

Helen was the widow of Thomas P. Grace who died in 2006.

She is survived by three daughters, Pamela Gessken of Lynchburg, Va., Alison Power of Westfield, N.J. and Jennifer Grace of Holyoke; six grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and a sister, Diane Agostinelli of Columbus, Ind.

Helen was predeceased by a son, Jeffrey Thomas, and her companion, Orlando J. Castro.

A memorial service will be held Saturday, Oct. 6 at 11:30 a.m. at Southampton Congregational Church, 210 College Highway, Southampton. Burial will be private. There are no calling hours. Barry J. Farrell Funeral Home of Holyoke is handling arrangements. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Noble VNA and Hospice, 77 Mill St., Westfield, MA 01085.

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Funeral Home

Barry J. Farrell Funeral Home
2049 Northampton Street Holyoke, MA 01040

Published in Daily Hampshire Gazette on Oct. 4, 2012