Whitinsville-Grace M. (Bedrosian) Hatfield, died Thursday, October 18, at home. She leaves her children Terry McNeil and her husband Daniel, of Whitinsville, Charles J. Hatfield, of Merritt Island, FL, and Mary Lee Hatfield, of Whitinsville; grandchildren Heather McNeil and her husband Justin Nealey, of N. Andover, Charles J. Hatfield, Jr., of Thompson, CT, Allyson Boisseau and her husband Keith, of Uxbridge and Alyssa Morton and Alvin Green, of Murrells Inlet, SC; greatgrandchildren, Chase and Tessa Grace Hatfield,, Ellise and Maylen Nealey, Lilly and Sophia Boisseau, Raymond Michael Scott Christian and Aelias Jeffrey Green; a niece Ellie Hughes, in MD, and a nephew Art Herosian, in FL. Grace was predeceased by her husband Cabell T. Hatfield, in 2001, and her sister Pauline Herosian.
Born in Whitinsville, January 10, 1929, a daughter of Garabed and Mary (Hagopian) Bedrosian, she graduated from Northbridge High School and lived most of her life in Whitinsville. She worked at the former Whitin Machine Works and Eastern Airlines in New York. She managed the Blackstone Valley Travel Agency in Whitinsville for many years. Grace was a world traveler, loved to cook, and an 87 year member of the Village Congregational Church in Whitinsville.
Grace's Funeral will be Friday, October 26 at 11AM in the Village Congregational Church, Whitinsville preceded by a Calling Hour, at the Church, from 10-11AM. Burial in Pine Grove Cemetery will be private. Please omit flowers. Memorial donations may be made to either the Milford Regional Medical Center, 14 Prospect St., Milford, MA 01757, or the Northbridge Fire Department Ambulance Fund, 193 Main St., Whitinsville, MA 01588.