MIDDLETON – Mrs. Grace I. (Rhodes) Inglis, 89 of Middleton, loving wife of the late A. Stephen Inglis passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, January 6, 2021 at her home.
Born in Walpole, New Hampshire, she was the daughter of the late Ione (Buchanan) and E. Everett Rhodes, Jr. and step daughter of the late Barbara H. Rhodes and the late Margaret C. Rhodes. Raised and educated in Walpole, Grace attended Walpole High School, graduating in 1950 and continued her education at Chamberlain School of Retail Management and Design in Boston.
Grace dedicated her entire professional career to the retail industry working for RH Sterns, Jordan Marsh and ending her career with Ann & Hope, retiring in 1996. In retirement, Grace enjoyed working as a lunch aide for Fuller Meadow School in Middleton.
A longtime resident of the Town of Middleton, Grace loved her community and actively served on the Middleton Council on Aging where she organized day trips for all to enjoy. Her kindness, generosity and love for others will be deeply missed by all who knew her.
Grace is survived by her son, Bruce Inglis of Salem, daughter, Irene Inglis of Lowell, step-daughter, Pamela Munger of Delaware, many grandchildren and great-grandchildren, her siblings, Carol Reardon and her husband Edward of NH, Donald Rhodes and his wife Gwen of NH, Alan Rhodes and his wife Ellen of NH, Cynthia Sullivan and her husband David of WA and Edward Rhodes and his wife Arlene of LA. She was the sister of the late David Rhodes.
ARRANGEMENTS: Relatives and friends are invited to attend visiting hours in the Peterson-O’Donnell Funeral Home, 167 Maple St., (Rte. 62) Danvers on Friday, January 15th from 10 A.M. to 12 (Noon). All other services are private. All attendees are required to wear face coverings, practice social distancing and are respectfully asked for no physical contact with the family. Grace’s private interment will be held in the spring at Oakdale Cemetery in Middleton. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Grace’s memory to the Middleton Congregational Church. To share a memory or offer a condolence, please visit www.odonnellfuneralservice.com.
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