|Birth: ||Aug. 7, 1923|
|Death: ||Aug. 21, 2012|
Grace C. Farmer
Grace C. Farmer
Grace Carson Farmer, 89, of Middletown, DE, formerly of New Castle, DE passed away on Tuesday, August 21, 2012 after a brief illness, surrounded by her loving family.
Born in St. Louis, MO in 1923, she was predeceased by her parents, Harrison and Kate Carson; her sisters, Marie Lindell and Nora Humphreys, and her devoted husband of 59 years, Dick. She is survived by her sons, Richard (Dottie), Gary (Kathy) and Keith (Vicki); and her sister, Doris Cataldi of FL. She is also survived by 7 grandchildren, Jerry, Katie, Tracy, Tyler, Sara Lyon, Stephen Devine and Arthur Devine; and 3 great-grandchildren, Preston Lyon, Madeline Devine and Ireland Devine.
Grace earned her bookkeeping degree from Goldey College and served in various capacities during her life including at the Wilmington Library, with American Stores and to the Asbury United Methodist Church. Most importantly, she was a loving mother who deeply cared for all of her family.
The family would also like to express their sincere appreciation to the Seasons Hospice at Christiana Hospital, and to the Bailey and Bridge families of Middletown for their devoted care.
A Funeral Service will be held at Asbury United Methodist Church, 300 E. Basin Road, New Castle, DE 19720 on Saturday, August 25 at 11 am, where the family will receive friends beginning at 10 am. A private burial will be held at Gracelawn Memorial Park following the service. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests contributions to the Asbury United Methodist Church at above address.
Published in The News Journal from August 23 to August 24, 2012
Harrison Carson (1885 - 1937)
Miriam Kate Houts Carson (1889 - 1972)
Richard Maurice Farmer (1920 - 2002)*
Marie Elizabeth Carson Lindell (1917 - 2005)*
Grace Bernice Carson Farmer (1923 - 2012)
Gracelawn Memorial Park
New Castle County
Created by: Richard Wright
Record added: Aug 23, 2012
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