Beloved wife of the late Lawrence Dedrick who predeceased her November 9, 2013. Loving mother of Larry (Mary), Sheldon (Sandra), Maxine Lewis (Philip), Stella Walker (Dave), Judy Mabee (Robert), Gloria Sinnesael (Bradley), Brad (Kathy). Grace treasured her family and will be missed by her 18 grandchildren, 24 great grandchildren and 9 great great grandchildren. Survived by sisters-in-law Judy Mudford & Kathleen Mudford.
Grace was the last surviving member of her immediate family having been predeceased by her parents Henry & Stella (Harris) Mudford, brothers Roy (Audrey), Harley (Jean), Harold, Gordon (Shirley), Fred, Blake (Nancy), sisters Dorothy Pelfrey (Glen), Violet Mudford, Marie Kenline (Bill), Reta Bouck (Harry), Ruby Hazen (Ben) and by her son-in-law Richard Shelly (2006).
Grace & Lawrence celebrated 72 years of marriage. They lived on their farm north of Port Rowan for most of their married life. Grace enjoyed knitting, cooking & gardening, being a member of the Port Rowan Free Methodist Church, the Women’s Christian Temperance Union, the Onward & Upward Club and raising her family. Every Saturday morning Mom would be up at 6am to bake her delicious pies.
Relatives and friends may call at the Jeffrey W. Glendinning Funeral Home, 36 Front St., Port Rowan on Thursday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service will be conducted in the Clark Chapel of the funeral home on Friday August 31, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. Interment in Fairview Cemetery, Port Rowan.
In lieu of flowers, donations to the Port Rowan Free Methodist Church, the Canadian Diabetes Association or the Canadian Cancer Society (cheques accepted) would be appreciated by the family