Grace Obray Jan.8, 1927 - Sept 8, 2009 Grace was a loving mother survived by her husband of 62 years; Dean, a son; Steven married to Evangeline with three daughters; Michelle Vallery in Florida, Mary and Rose Marie, a daughter; Teresa (TAO) married to Jon Will with a son; Alexander and a daughter; Renee all of Torrance, CA. Also, three nieces and a nephew living out of state. She was a 51 year resident of Manhattan Beach, CA. Grace was a lifelong violinist with a degree in music/violin from Cal State Long Beach. She performed locally as a soloist and played in the Beach Cities Symphony for many years. A visitation will be held at Rice Mortuary in Torrance, CA on Thursday, September 17, 2009 from 5:00PM to 9:00PM and followed by a funeral service at St. Cross Episcopal Church in Hermosa Beach at 11:00AM on Sept.22, 2009. Please use this website, to send the family messages, share memories, or to obtain directions to the services.

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  1. She was my favorite aunt. Aunt Grace was so gifted and musical. Even her laughter was musical. My heart aches knowing she is gone. Still I think she is with her beloved older brother, my dad. My sympathy and love to Uncle Dean and everyone who loved her. Niece, Nedra Werking, Littleton

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