Grace Marie DeWitt
Grace Marie DeWitt, 84, passed away peacefully on Monday, January 1, 2018.
Grace was born in Somerville, MA on November 14, 1933, daughter of the late Louis and Marie Ardizzoni. She married Msg. Laurence DeWitt in Panama on June 14, 1958. As a military bride, they traveled the world together before settling down in Nashua, NH with their two daughters. They resided in Nashua for over 20 years before retiring in Lake Havasu City, AZ. She enjoyed her life there playing cards, entertaining friends & family, and visiting with her daughter’s family in Las Vegas. For the last 7 years, she lived with her granddaughter’s family in Hudson, NH. Grace loved spending time with her family, trips to the beauty salon, and her annual trip to Lincoln, NH to get the family Christmas tree. She will be forever remembered for her kind heart, infectious laugh, and strong will.
Grace was predeceased by her loving husband Laurence DeWitt and her beloved grandson Adam Georges. She will be missed by her 2 daughters and sons-in-law Laura and David Illg of Hudson, NH and Deborah and John Georges of Las Vegas, NV; her sister Eleanor Fariole-Coyne of Merrimack, NH; her grandchildren Megan and Jason Grand of Hudson, NH, Amanda Georges of Las Vegas, NV, David and Carrie Illg II of Merrimack, NH, Daniel and Ashley Illg of Milford, NH, and John Georges II of Las Vegas, NV; her seven great-grandchildren Grace Grand of Hudson, NH, David III, Declan, and Jackson Illg of Merrimack, NH, and Raela, Isla, and Annelise Illg of Milford, NH; as well as several in-laws, nieces, and nephews.
At the families’ request, burial will take place on June 14, 2018 where she will be laid to rest with her husband at the New Hampshire State Veterans Cemetery in Boscawen, NH.