November 20, 2009
Monday, November 23, 2009 11:00am Vernon Funeral Home
Sunday, November 22, 2009 2-4pm
Grace L. Stapleton, 83 of Urbana, Ohio passed away Friday, November 20, 2009 in Sterling House of Urbana.
She was born June 20, 1926 in Springfield, Ohio the daughter of Cecil and Gladys (Driscoll) Pemberton.
Grace was employed by Midland Ross/Grimes for 20 years.
She is survived by daughters, Deborah (Jerry “Motz”) Zindorf of Vandalia and Shirley A. Ratcliff (Richard Pine) of Bellefontaine; 1 son, Richard L. Stewart (Carol Buehl) of Urbana; Grandchildren, Kim Warner, Scott Ratcliff, Katina Fultz, Shelly & Jim Garmoe and Mandy Gullett (Cliff Davis); great grandchildren; Ryland, Madison, Ashley, Breanne, Vanissa, Branden, Bryan, Colton and Jacob.
She is preceded in death by her parents Cecil & Gladys (Driscoll) Pemberton and one granddaughter Misty Dawn Ratcliff.
A gathering of family and friends will be held from 2 – 4 pm on Sunday, November 22, 2009 in the VERNON FUNERAL HOME, Urbana, Ohio. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 am on Monday, November 23, 2009 in the funeral home with Pastor Mike Stewart officiating. Burial will follow in Kingscreek Cemetery.
Memorial contributions can be made in the memory of Grace to the American Diabetes Association Cincinnati OH Office, 644 Linn Street Suite 304, Cincinnati, OH 45203.
Condolence may be expressed to the family at www.vernonfh.com.