Grace V. Bruce
Grace V. Bruce, 92, of Hamilton, passed away on Sunday, January 8, 2017 at the Mercerville Center in Mercerville.
Born in Trenton, Grace was a lifelong area resident, and a homemaker.
A graduate of Hamilton High School West, she enjoyed trips to Atlantic City, playing cards, and spending time with her grandchildren and great grandchildren.
Daughter of the late Edward and Helen Seaman Nagren, wife of the late Calvin L. Bruce, mother-in-law of the late Carl R. Jacobelli, and predeceased by six siblings, she is survived by three sons and two daughters-in-law, Joseph Ronald Bruce (Denise McCarthy) of Harrisburg, PA, Kenneth E. and Patricia Bruce of Hamilton, and Jerome C. and Diane Bruce of Hamilton; two daughters and one son-in-law, Mary L. Jacobelli of Hamilton, and Susan H. and Paul DiDonato of Lawrenceville; her 13 grandchildren; her 7 great grandchildren; her sister, Helen Blatchford of Hamilton; and many nieces, nephews, and cousins.
The family will receive visitors on Thursday from 10 – 11:00 AM at the M. William Murphy Funeral Home 1863 Hamilton Ave. in Hamilton.
Funeral services will begin at 11:00 AM on Thursday at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, donations in Grace’s memory may be made to the Trenton Rescue Mission, 98 Carroll St., Trenton, NJ 08605 or to the American Cancer Society, 2600 US Highway 1, North Brunswick, NJ 08902.
Posted on 09 Jan 2017 by MFH