Grace Nation, 63, of Lincoln, died at 4:14 am, Thursday, September 13, 2012 at Maple Ridge Care Center in Lincoln. She was born September 29, 1949 in Santa Ana, CA to Jesus and Juanita Cuadros. She married Donald Lee Nation on April 7, 1969 and he preceded her in death on November 1, 2011.
Her parents also preceded her in death.
Survivors include one daughter, Lisa Beckner of Springfield and one son, Donald (Kristy) Nation, II of Springfield; three grandchildren, Taylor and Tanner Beckner and Duncan Nation and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Grace was formerly employed as Activities Assistant at Menard Convalescent Center in Petersburg and was a Certified Nurse’s Aide at Memorial Medical Center for 26 years. She enjoyed playing BINGO, listening to music, animals and visiting with family.
Visitation: 11am – 12pm, Monday, September 17, 2012 at Staab Funeral Home.
Funeral Service: 12 pm, Monday, September 17, 2012 at Staab Funeral Home with Vaughn Beeman officiating. Burial will follow at Camp Butler National Cemetery.
Memorials may be given to the Charity of the Donor’s choice.