Born in Bronx, New York, she was the daughter of the late Carlos and Mercedes (Bordas) Figueras. She was the mother of Wesley J. Miller of Warren, Delores M. Dallaire of Arizona, Carol A. Miller of Massachusetts, and Melonie M. Luiz of Bristol; grandmother of Elizabeth Rozzell, Vincent Dallaire, Lynn Miller, Traci Milchunes, Amy Downing, Sara Downing, Emily Downing, Leo F. Downing III and Heather Luiz; great-grandmother of five; and the sister of the late Rose Figueras and Mercedes Hobbs.
Grace was employed as a bookkeeper for I Shalom and the former American Tourister.
She also enjoyed creating ceramics and teaching others her craft.
All are invited to attend a Mass of Christian Burial, Saturday, Jan. 18, 2014, at 10 a.m. at St. Mary’s Church, 330 Wood St., in Bristol.
Burial will be private.
Calling hours are respectfully omitted.
Memorial donations may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association – RI Chapter 245 Waterman Ave., Suite 306, Providence, RI 02906. Arrangements are by the George Lima Funeral Home.Add to favorites