April 14, 1915 ‒ May 23, 2001
Grace O’Connell, age 86 of Delaware died late Wednesday evening, May 23, 2001 at Wintersong Village.
She was born on April 14, 1915 to the late John and Bertha (Wright) Ward.
The homemaker was a lifelong area resident. She had also worked as a beautician and a cook for St. Mary’s School. Member of St. Mary Church, Amarillos Club, and enjoyed watching birds.
Survived by Sons: John (Carol) O’Connell of Plain City, Raymond (Mary) O’Connell of Ostrander, Thomas (Rosemary) O’Connell of Grove City, Edward (Donna) O’Connell of Mt. Vernon, Daughters: Mary (Jeff) Watts of Buckeye Lake, Theresa (Jim) Bouni of Columbus, 12 Grandchildren, 3 Step-Grandchildren, 10 Great- Grandchildren, Sister: Loretta Ward of Delaware.
Preceded in death by Husband: Paul J. O’Connell on Dec. 3, 1982, Brothers: Paul, Bud, Bill Ward and Sisters: Georgia Jumper, Vangeline Cassidy.
Friends may call Sunday from 2-6, Prayer service 5:30 at DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, 75 W. William St. (SR 36) Delaware. Mass of Christian burial will be held 10:00 a.m. Monday at St. Mary Church, Delaware, Rev. Kevin Kavanagh Celebrant.
Interment St. Mary Cemetery.
Memorial contributions to Alzheimers Assoc., 39 W. Winter St., Delaware, Ohio 43015