MICHAEL CHARLES GRACE, JR.
April 25, 1981 - October 9, 2013
On October 9, 2013, Michael Charles Grace, Jr., 32, died of natural causes. He was the beloved husband of Megan Alexis Ford Grace. Michael was a graduate of Sherwood High School in Sandy Spring and played on the football team. He was a gifted athlete who cultivated his interest in sports through the Olney Girls and Boys Club. A resident of Greenbelt, he worked in the printing industry. He also is survived by his parents, Michael Charles Grace, Sr. and Laura Rexon Grace of Brinklow, Md. and sisters Nicole Grace and Christina Arroyo of Portland, Maine. He was son-in-law to Charles and Rosemary Ford of Olney, MD, and brother-in-law of Charles Ford, Jr., Brindley and Matthew Swaney, and Travis Ford. Additional survivors include grandparents Barbara and Howard Rexon and a loving circle of family members.A memorial service celebrating Michael's life is scheduled for Saturday, October 19, 2013 at 10:30 a.m. at St. Peter's Catholic Church, 2900 Olney-Sandy Spring Road, Olney, Maryland 20832.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to St. Jude's Children's Research Hospital or the Olney Boys & Girls Club, c/o Michael Grace, Sr., 400 Brighton Knolls Dr., Brinklow, MD 20862.