Grace Reisser

Obituary of Grace Reisser

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Grace Reisser, 85, died Thursday, August 11, 2022, at CareOne at Somerset Valley, Bound Brook. Born in Wilkes-Barre, PA, she was the daughter of William and Grace (Houck) Vipond.  Grace was a graduate of Forty Fort High School and received her bachelor’s degree from Wilkes University. She taught at various secretarial and business schools.  Grace served as Dean of The Katharine Gibbs, night school program in Piscataway, before retiring in 2008.     She was a volunteer at the thrift shop at the Methodist Church of Bound Brook and had been a member of the Daughters of the American Revolution.


Grace was predeceased by her husband Robert in 2006 and her daughter Mary Catherine in 2003. 
She is survived by her children; son Robert (Kristine), daughters Janice Dunleavy (Patrick) and Debra Fernandez (Chris); eight grandchildren, Erica, Mike, Ryan, Catherine, Justin, Erin, Ashley, and Robert III.


Burial was Wednesday, August 17, 2022,  at Oak Lawn Cemetery, Wilkes-Barre PA.  Arrangements were in the care of Hagan-Chamberlain Funeral Home, Bound Brook.


Memorial donations in Grace’s name may be  made to Alzheimer’s Association or American Diabetes Association.



1:00 pm - 1:45 pm
Wednesday, August 17, 2022
Oak Lawn Cemetery
1250 S. Main Street
Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, United States
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