Laura Lee (Lemon) Gladson Groce Fucciolo, 82, passed away peacefully at her home on June 7.

Laura was born Oct. 10, 1931 in Poplar Bluff, Mo.  She was raised in Chicago, Ill.  Laura married Don Gladson in Chicago and together they had one child, Karen Lorraine.  She later married Glen Groce and together they had five children, Deborah, Rebekah, Diana, Victoria, and Gary Groce. Laura married Nick Fucciolo later in Washington. 

Laura worked as a waitress and Certified Nurse’s Aide.  She was active in the Seventh Day Adventist Church.  Laura enjoyed gardening, roses, shopping, and driving her cars.

She is survived by daughters, Karen Lorraine of California and Diana Groce of Conrad; a brother, Dick; 13 grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.

She is preceded in death by former spouse, Glen Groce; husband, Nicholas Fucciolo; daughters, Rebekah Lowe, Deborah Groce, and Victoria Groce; and son, Gary Groce.

Funeral services will be held at Fir Lane Memorial Park, 924 176th St E, Spanaway, Wash. 98387.


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