Grace Lepley

UNION - Grace Lepley, 83, lifelong Union area resident, passed away Thursday, Aug. 15, 2019, at the Cedar Valley Hospice in Waterloo. A memorial visitation will be 5-7 p.m. Friday, Aug. 23, at the Mitchell Family Funeral Home in Marshalltown. Memorials in her memory may be directed to the Miller Cemetery or Sheppard Cemetery Associations at Union or Cedar Valley Hospice. For condolences, please visit

Born at the family home in Woodward, Iowa, Grace was one of three children born to Edward and Grace (Spain) Anderson. She was the salutatorian in her class. She later would receive a degree in nursing.