Grace Schoen, age 57 passed away on Tuesday, January 5, 2021 at Saratoga Hospital.
She was born on May 6, 1963 in Brooklyn, NY, the daughter of the late Frank Bilello and Florence Maresco Bilello.
Grace was a Medical Laboratory Technician for NMC Labs in Middle Village, NY for many years. Grace loved nature photography and music. Grace was a kind, free-spirited individual who loved to sing, dance, but watching her daughter Ciara grow was her passion, her laughter and her strength; she was her everything. Grace also loved playing with Shadow.
Grace is survived by her beloved husband of 27 years, Thomas Schoen; daughter, Ciara Schoen; sister Jackie Carreccia (Anthony), sister-in-law Joanne Maguire (Donald) her niece and nephews, Gabby & AJ Careccia; Tim & Danny Maguire and Shadow her 4-legged grandson and many friends and family who will miss her dearly.
Besides her parents, she is preceded in death by her Aunt Marie (WeeWee) Bilello.
Family and friends may call from 1 pm to 4 pm on Saturday, January 16, 2021 at Compassionate Funeral Care, 402 Maple Ave. (Rte 9 and/or Marion Ave.) Saratoga Springs, New York.
A funeral service will be held at 4 pm on Saturday, January 16th following the visitation at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, donations in memory of Grace can be made to: Ronald McDonald House Charities of the Capital Region (rhmcofalbany.org), Tourette Association of America (Tourette.org) or LymeDisease.org
Grace’s family would also like to thank the staff at Saratoga Hospital COVID ICU who made her comfortable and loved when she needed it most.
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