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 Grace Teresa <I>Larocca</I> Niec

Grace Teresa Larocca Niec

Masury, Trumbull County, Ohio, USA
Death 18 Nov 2012 (aged 84)
Muncie, Delaware County, Indiana, USA
Burial Muncie, Delaware County, Indiana, USA
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Grace. T. Niec, 84, of Muncie, passed away Sunday evening, November 18, 2012 at IU Health Ball Memorial Hospital following a brief illness.

She was born in Masury, Ohio on April 27, 1928 and was the daughter of the late Marino & Josephine (Julian) Larocca, and was the youngest of seven children.

Grace worked at the Westinghouse Medium Transformer plant in Sharon, PA, for 10 years prior to her marriage to Edmund L. Niec. They were married in Pittsburg, PA in 1957 and were married fro 52 years. Grace moved to Muncie in 1961 when Edmund was transferred with the opening of the new Westinghouse Large Transformer plant. Grace was a dedicated homemaker all her life and was always interested in recipes, cooking, and caring for her family.

Grace is survived by three daughters, Carol Howard (Ron), Teresa Pence, and Mary Bicknell (Terry), all of Muncie; five grandchildren, Tabatha Umberger (Kevin), Tiffanie and Anthony Pence, and John (Kaley) Miller and Samuel Miller; a great-grandchild, Presley Cole Miller; and a brother, Samuel Larocca of West Middlesex, PA

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Edmund, in September of 2009; and a son-in-law, Steve Pence in April of 2011.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Saturday, November 24, 2012 at 11 a.m. at the St. Mary Catholic Church, 2308 West Jackson St., Muncie, with Rev. Andrew Dudzinski celebrant. Burial will follow in Gardens of Memory Cemetery. Visitation will be held one hour prior Saturday at 10 a.m. at the church.

Memorial contributions can be made to St. Mary Catholic Church, 2308 W. Jackson St., Muncie, IN 47304.

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  • Find A Grave Memorial 101029439
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Grace Teresa Larocca Niec (27 Apr 1928–18 Nov 2012), Find A Grave Memorial no. 101029439, citing Gardens of Memory, Muncie, Delaware County, Indiana, USA ; Maintained by Jane (contributor 47242360) .