Lela H. Grace|
Lela H. Grace, 95, passed away on October 31, 2013.
Born February 4, 1918 in Akron, Ohio to Raymond and Lula Swearingen Jenkins, she was a Suffield area resident most of her life. Lela, a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, loved bowling and was a member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars Auxilliary 8487, Army Navy Auxilliary 273 of Lakemore, and the Mogadore Moose Auxilliary 1072.
Preceded in death by her parents; husband of 62 years, Earl; daughter, Sherry Jannie; two brothers and two sisters. She is survived by her loving family; son and daughter-in-law, Ray and Judy; sister, Nina (Fred) Haney; and many dear grandchildren, great-grandchildren; relatives and friends.
Visitation Thursday, 11 to 1 p.m. at the Hecker Funeral Home in Uniontown, where funeral services will immediately follow at 1 p.m. with Dean Miller officiating. Burial at Greenlawn Memorial Park.
Published in Akron Beacon Journal on Nov. 5, 2013