March 28, 1918 - September 20, 2015
Grace Damian, age 97, slipped peacefully into the presence of her Lord and Savior on Sunday morning, September 20. Grace was born on Pearl Hill outside of Bridgeport on March 28, 1918. She was the daughter of pioneers Jim and Etta Vaughan and the 13th of 15 children in the family. She was raised in the Brewster area and lived within a few miles of Brewster her entire 97 years. She married George Damian in January of 1935 and their marriage was blessed with two sons and two daughters. Grace accepted Jesus as her Savior when she was 23 and claimed it was the best decision she had ever made. She was a homemaker, but also worked packing apples during harvest. She loved people and treated company with an open-door policy. "If you will come, I will feed you." She had a fun sense of humor, loved to laugh at a good joke, and had the ability to laugh at herself . She attended the Community Log Church in Brewster for many years where she taught Sunday School. She was a current member of Calvary Baptist Church where she attended until her hearing loss and declining health made attending too difficult. Grace was preceded in death by her husband, George, and by her 14 siblings. She is survived by her children and their spouses: George and Ethel Damian of Juneau, AK; Gary and Marlene Damian of Palm Desert , CA; Sharon and Robert Steele of Lynnwood, WA; and Toni Hannum and her husband, Steve Blewett of Spokane. She is also survived by eleven grandchildren, eighteen great grandchildren, and five great, great grandchildren.
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