Alice M. Grabey, 79


Alice M. Grabey, 79, of Millsboro, formerly of Schuylkill Haven, Pa., died on Friday, May 26, 2006, at home. She was a homemaker.

She was a member of the Long Neck United Methodist Church in Millsboro, the Unity Chapter 16 Order of Eastern Star in Lewes and the American Legion Auxiliary Post 28 of Millsboro, and she was a board member of AARP chapter in Long Neck.

She is survived by her loving husband of 55 years, Charles W. Grabey; a daughter, Phyllis Koch and husband Allen C.; a brother, James Brown; a granddaughter, Tanya Hawkins, and her husband Sean. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by two sisters, Harriett Rockawicz in 1994 and Anna Brown in 2005.

Funeral services were scheduled for Tuesday, May 30, at the Long Neck Chapel of Melson Funeral Services, Long Neck Rd., Millsboro, with interment at 2 p.m. on Thursday, June 1, at Fort Indiantown Gap National Cemetery in Annville, Pa.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions in Alice’s name to Delaware Hospice Southern Division, 20167 Office Circle, Georgetown, DE 19947.