GRACE C. SECORD, 101, of N. COVENTRY Grace (Creswell) Secord, 101, of North Coventry,
wife of the late Wallace H. Secord,
passed away on Wednesday, May 25, at her residence.
Born in Pottstown, she was the daughter of the late H. Clifford and Edna ( Longsdorf) Creswell.
Grace was a member of First Presbyterian Church in Pottstown and the Order of the Eastern Star Schuylkill Chapter #338.
She enjoyed sewing, and needlepoint, and was especially talented at crafting Ukrainian Pysanka eggs.
Surviving are grandchildren, Todd Roup, Brian Varhelyi, David and Dean Secord, Stephanie Ruffing,
and Thomas Mattingly;
great-grandchildren, Caitlin Mattingly, Megan Ruffing, and Zachary and Joshua Secord;
and son-in-law, Matt Mattingly.
Along with her husband and parents,
she is predeceased by her children, Yvette S. Roup,
David S. Secord and Gail S. Mattingly;
and her siblings, J. Max, Marie, Lois, Saylor, and R. Newman Creswell, Janet Missimer, Jeanne Zukoski and Doris Feroe. A funeral service will be held on Tuesday, 2 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church, 750 N. Evans Street, Pottstown with Rev. Kerry Pidcock-Lester officiating. Entombment will follow at Highland Memorial Park Mausoleum. An Order of the Eastern Star service will be held at 1:45 p.m. Visitation will be Tuesday from 1 p.m. to 1:45 p.m. at the church. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in Grace's name to the American Cancer Society , c/o National Penn Bank, 1830 E. High Street, Pottstown, PA 19464 ATTN: Joan Gehris. View obituaries or send condolences at www.catagnusfuneralhomes.com
Catagnus Funeral Home & Cremation Center, Inc., 711 N. Franklin Street, Pottstown is in charge of arrangements.
(Published in The Mercury on May 27, 2011.).
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