Grace N. Pryor
April 13, 1923 ‒ December 28, 2014
Grace N. Pryor, age 91 of Marengo, passed away Sunday evening December 28, 2014 at Bennington Glen Nursing Center in Marengo.
She was born on April 13, 1923 in Olive Green to the late Clyde and Ida Mae (Hunt) Steck. She was a 1941 graduate of Marengo High School. She had worked as a filler at Nestle, Bus Driver for Marengo/Highland Schools and owner of Pryor’s Bottled Gas for 43 years. She enjoyed gardening and crocheting.
Grace loved to go out to eat and could be found on Friday and Saturday evening with her sister at local eateries enjoying the fare. Grace also raised and canned vegetables from her garden and enjoyed going to craft shows. She loved watching and going to the Cincinnati Reds ballgames and the games of her grandchildren. Traveling to different places made her happy and she enjoyed following her son James to wherever he was playing in the country band.
She is survived by sons: Larry (Connie) Pryor of Mount Gilead , James (Bonnie) Pryor of Glouster ; 8 grandchildren, 13 great grandchildren, 2 great-great grandchildren; sister: Edna Mae “Sadie” Fitzpatrick of Marengo.
Preceded in death by her husband of 52 years: Wilbur L. “Webb” Pryor on December 26, 1993; brother: Fred Steck; 2 grandsons.
Friends may call Friday from 4-7 p.m. at the DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, 73 W. Walnut, Marengo. Funeral services will be held Saturday 11 a.m. at the Marengo United Methodist Church with Pastor Jan Sprague officiating. Interment will follow in the Marengo Cemetery.
Memorial contributions can be made to Whetstone Athletic Boosters or Gentiva Hospice.
Condolences may be expressed at www.snyderfuneralhomes.com.