SHARPSVILLE, Pennsylvania (MyValleyTributes) – C. Grace Paden, 97 of Sharpsville, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, May 2, 2023 in Sharon Regional Hospital Sharon, Pennsylvania.

She was born November 12, 1925 to Mildred (Coleman) and Floyd Byers in New Castle, Pennsylvania.

She was a high school graduate of Mt. Jackson High School.

On December 3, 1947 C. Grace married Milo Kenneth Paden.

She was a homemaker who loved to craft and sew. With her love for sewing she made many teddy bears, as well as making porcelain dolls and outfitting them. In addition C. Grace helped a lot on the farm but most of all she loved to just be with her family.

C. Grace was a member of the First United Methodist Church in Sharpsville, Pennsylvania and the Methodist Women Association there. She was also a member of South Pymatuning Homemakers Club for many years.

She is survived by her two sons, Hugh (Karen) Paden of Sharpsville, Pennsylvania and Gary (Becky) Paden of Sharpsville, Pennsylvania, five grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.

C. Grace was preceded in death by her husband and son, Edwin; two brothers, Robert and Raymond Byers and sister, Elizabeth McCullough.

Per her wishes all funeral services will be held private.

Burial will take place in Hillcrest Cemetery.

Memorial contributions can be made to The First United Methodist Church in Sharpsville, Pennsylvania.

Arrangements entrusted to the Donaldson-Mohney Funeral Home & Crematory.

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A television tribute will air Thursday, May 4 at the following approximate times: 6:47 a.m. on WYTV, 9:43 a.m. on WKBN, 10:58 a.m. on FOX and 8:12 p.m. on MyYTV. Video will be posted here the day of airing.