Grace L. Farabaugh

Sept. 10, 1927 – Nov. 9, 2013

Grace L. Farabaugh, 86, Loretto, died Saturday. She was born in Loretto RD, daughter of the late Edward and Ella (Krise) Little. She was preceded in death by infant children: James and Cathy; an infant grandson, James Makin; and seven brothers and sisters. Surviving are her husband, Don; children: LaVerne Banks, Donald, Patti Eckenrod, James and Karen Hershel; and eight grandchildren. Friends will be received from 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at Gibbons Funeral Home, Ashville, where a vigil service will be held. A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Wednesday at the Basilica of St. Michael, Loretto, the Rev. Malachi Van Tassel, celebrant. Committal will be at St. Michael Cemetery.