Grace H. Colgan

April 15, 1947 ‒ February 03, 2018

Mount Vernon, Ohio

Grace H. Colgan, age 70, of Mount Vernon, Ohio, passed away on Saturday, February 3, 2018 at the Laurels of Mount Vernon. She was born on April 15, 1947 in Wolford, Virginia the daughter of William and Lena Hazel (Davis) Stacy.

Grace enjoyed baking and she always looked forward to her daily walk. She was a kind hearted person that never knew a stranger and could always find the best in everyone. Grace was a devoted and loving wife, mother, grandmother and friend that will be missed by so many.

She is survived by her husband Thomas A. Colgan whom she married on December 28, 1985, her children; Thomas P. (Judy) Colgan, Mary (Randall) Davis, Margie Phelps, Colleen (Michael) Wintle; twelve grandchildren; two great grandchildren; two brothers, Earl (Delores) Stacy and Fred (Ocie Mae) Stacy; four sisters, Sherry Myers, Carmie Cowell, Nell Davis and Betty (Michael) Wojtseck.

Besides her parents she was preceded in death by three brothers, Dallas Stacy, Danny Stacy and James Stacy; three sisters, Alta Looney, Loraine Bart and Helen Hurley. She was also preceded in death by her son-in-law Scott Phelps.

Friends may call on Tuesday, February 6, 2018 from 4 to 6 p.m. at the Flowers-Snyder Funeral Home, 619 E. High Street, Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050 where a funeral service will begin at 6 p.m. A graveside service will be held on Saturday, February 10, 2018 at 11 a.m. in Mount Pleasant Catholic Cemetery in Bangor, Maine.

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  • I had the pleasure of working with Grace for a short time. Rest In Peace Grace, you will be missed by many.

  • Betty and family,
    So sad to hear about Grace. She was such an awesome lady. We had a few laughs together while she worked at Country Court. She was a very compassionate lady. Hugs and prayers to all of you!

  • Rest in peace Aunt Grace. I will always remember your beautiful smile. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all. Love, Reda & Mark

  • Tom and the family,I was one of the lucky few that got to enjoy knowing Grace.Worked with her at Country Court.Many laughs.She was a beautiful lady inside and out.I will remember the goodtimes.Sorry but do to my health,I won.t be able to attend.Love and feel blessed for her in my life.Kathy

  • “Our paths may change as life goes along, but the bond between us remains forever strong.” I know we lived far apart, but you were always with me. Till we meet again, sweet sister. Love always, Fred Stacy and family

  • I had the privilege to meet and work with Grace…she was a special lady and will be missed. Love and prayers to you Tom during this time. I’m sorry for your loss. Ann “Annie” Pierce.

  • Our family never had the opportunity to meet Grace but we have heard many stories of her from her sister Sherry!
    May God bless and continue to send peace to your family in your time of need.
    Jacob,Regina,Noah,Colton,and Abel Meadows

  • We are so sad to hear of Graces passing we knew her and Tom from the Laurels where our Son was he liked them both as we did they were kind people I hope you can find peace in knowing Grace is with her Savior and know our prayers are with you all God Bless Greg And Connie Quick

  • Tom, So sorry to hear of Gracie’s passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during this difficult time.

  • Sad to hear about Grace passing. Her walking into my laundry room at country court was the highlight of my day. Her story’s and her laugh were the best! We all at country court are thinking of you Tom.