A. Grace Sipes, of Chesterville went to be with her heavenly father Wednesday, August 28, 2013 at the Morrow Manor Care Center in Chesterville. Grace loved her family and was there with support and a helping hand, whenever needed.
Grace was preceded in death by her husband Chester C. Sipes and granddaughter Denise Beam.
She is survived by her two daughters, M. Ruth (Arnold) Beam and Jane (James) Rose; four Grandchildren, Julie Beam (Larry) Tiller, Leslie Beam, Wesley (Patti) Beam, Corby (Neidi) Beam; six great-grandchildren and twelve great, great-grandchildren.
Grace worked at the Autolite plant in her early married life until her husband Chester bought a grocery store, in Chesterville. She loved meeting and talking to people and continued meeting and serving the community when Chet and her built and operated the Chesterville Convalescent Home.
Grace belonged to the Rebecca's and Ohio Eastern Star. She was a talented quilter, knitter, painter and did crocheting. Grace refinished furniture played the piano and loved to read, but nothing was better than being with the family and she will be sorely missed.
The family will receive friends on Tuesday September 3, 2013 from 10-12:00 pm with a Funeral Service to follow at 12:00 pm at the Snyder Funeral Home in Fredericktown, officiated by Rev. Dr. Keith Bohley. A Committal Service will follow at Maple Grove Cemetery in Chesterville, Ohio. Memorial contributions may be made to the: Morrow Manor Nursing Center; 115 S. Portland St. Chesterville, OH 43317.
To view this obituary or leave the family a private condolence, visit our website at: www.snyderfuneralhomes.com.
Snyder Funeral Home
33 East College St
Fredericktown, OH 43019
Published in The Morrow County Sentinel on Sept. 4, 2013