Grace L. Nelson, of Riverhead, died March 30, 2013 at Peconic Bay Medical Center. She was 87 years old.
She was born in Washington D.C. on May 9, 1925 and worked as a housekeeper in the area.
A member of the Southampton Senior Club, she enjoyed cooking and telling stories, according to family members.
Predeceased by her daughter Barbara Ann Briscoe, she is survived by daughter Debbie Nelson, of Newark, DE, grandson, Leroy Briscoe, and many other grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
The family will receive visitors on Saturday, April 6 from 4 to 6 p.m. at McLaughlin Heppner Funeral Home, 336 Marcy Avenue, Riverhead.