Grace McLain

Obituary of Grace A. McLain

Miss Grace Aletta McLain (89) died peacefully at Center for Hope Hospice, Scotch Plains on Tuesday, December 22nd. Miss McLain was a lifelong resident of Elizabeth Until she moved to Union in 2005 when she wend to live at Schaefer Gardens. She was a Telephone Coordinator at The Singer Company for 32 years, was employed at the JL Hammett Company for 3 years and the Elizabeth Board of Education for 11 years, where she was a Supervisor of Accounts Payable until retiring in 1997. She was a member of the Second Presbyterian Church where she was an Elder, Financial Secretary, Benevolence Treasurer and Treasurer of the Healing Ministry. She was co=moderator of their Women's Association. Miss McLain was a member of the Singer Musical Troupe, Singer Twenty-Five-year club, was a reporter on the Singer Observer and was a member of the Singer bowling, badminton and softball teams. She had a poem published in The National Library of Poetry and was the author of 11 romantic novels. Surviving is a niece Arlene T. McLain of Carrollton, Texas. Grace was the daughter of the late Robert B and Elizabeth Gunn McLain and the sister of the late Robert J and Irene F. McLain. No flowers please=memorial donations may be made of Cranford/Elmora Soup Kitchen, 11 Springfield Ave., Cranford, NJ 07016 or Center for Hope Hospice, 1800 Raritan Road, Scotch Plains, NJ 07076
Tuesday
29
December

Visitation at Funeral Home

10:00 am - 11:00 am
Tuesday, December 29, 2020
August F. Schmidt Memorial Funeral Home
139 Westfield Avenue
Elizabeth, New Jersey, United States
Tuesday
29
December

Funeral Service

11:00 am
Tuesday, December 29, 2020
August F. Schmidt Memorial Funeral Home
139 Westfield Avenue
Elizabeth, New Jersey, United States

Final Resting Place

Rosedale Memorial Park
355 E. Linden Avenue
Linden, New Jersey, United States
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