|Birth: ||Nov. 23, 1904|
Nove Mesto nad Vahom
|Death: ||Jun. 30, 1987|
Palm Beach County
Grace was the eldest child of Michael Papa and Elizabeth K. Miskovic. She arrived with her mother and brother John aboard the S.S. Kroonland on 6 July 1909, at the age of 5 years. She returned to Slovakia with her family in 1913, for a short trip.
She was called Gussie as a child in America, and her name is shown as Augusta on her diploma from Drake Business College when she completed their stenographic course in 1920.
She married first to Frederick E. Klett Sr. on 18 Aug. 1923 in Elizabeth, Union Co., NJ. After her marriage, she was a homemaker. Grace and Fred had two children (linked below).
During World War II, Grace work as an inspector of breaches on battleship guns at the American Type Foundry in Elizabeth, NJ. She was later a secretary in the Union County Constable's Office in Elizabeth.
She married second to Edwin L. Savidge on 18 Sep. 1966 in Elizabeth. They moved to Florida, where he died in 1974 and she died 13 years later.
Michael Papa (1877 - 1937)
Elizabeth K. Miskovic Papa (1884 - 1940)
Frederick Emil Klett (1898 - 1964)
Edwin Lloyd Savidge (1897 - 1974)
Grace Klett Lurcott (1926 - 2014)*
Frederick Emil Klett (1928 - 2007)*
Grace Catherine Papa Savidge (1904 - 1987)
John Papa (1906 - 1936)*
Michael Joseph Pappa (1907 - 1958)*
Charles George Papa (1909 - 1911)*
Rudolph Pappa (1911 - 1962)*
Francis Joseph Papa (1915 - 1993)*
Note: Thanks to Roibeard53 for the gravestone images.
New Jersey, USA
Plot: Lot 618-A, Lawn Plot 1, Map 5
Created by: Joseph R. Klett
Record added: Jun 14, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 112303955