Grace Ellen Vollmer Daniels, born 8-4-33 in Norristown, PA passed away at home in New Smyrna Beach, FL on 11-6-13 after a prolonged illness. Predeceased by her husband, Hershel A (Bimmie) Daniels, and parents, Claude and Thelma Vollmer. Survived by daughters, Joy Phelps and Lisa Daniels, sons Donald, Paul and Robert (Gaby), daughter-in-law Lolli, grandchildren Kellie (Marc), Jenifer, Michael (Michaele), Paul Jr. (Katie), Ava & Audrey, and great-grandkids Fletcher, Macy, Felix, Jacqueline, Hailey, Hannah, Emma, Paul III, Michaela and Michael Reese; sisters Lois Shepherd and Alice Holden, and a multitude of beloved nephews and nieces.
Grace grew up in Miami, FL graduating from Edison HS (member of Over the Hill Gang) and married the love of her life, Bimmie. They were members of Sellers Memorial Methodist Church, she served as Sunday School Superintendent, Girl and Cub Scout leader, Coach of several Jr. bowling leagues, President of GMWBA and officer of WIBC, avid bowler on various leagues, President of the PTA and an officer of the Samsula Women’s Club. She led a very active life, quilting, crafting, antiquing and was always busy surrounded by family and friends. Bimmie and Grace moved to New Smyrna Beach in 1989. She will be sorely missed but will always be remembered for her smile and laugh, recipes, work ethic and being the most truthful person we knew. She left a legacy to her family of great recipes, collectibles, family heirlooms, rich family history and common sense advice.
The family will receive friends from 12 Noon to 1:00 PM Saturday, November16 at Baldwin Brothers Heritage Place 1 North Causeway New Smyrna Beach.