Grace Atalese

September 7, 1921November 5, 2012

Grace Atalese, 91, died peacefully on Monday November 5, surrounded by her family. Born in New York City she resided in Beach Haven for the past 26 years. Predeceased by her son, Richard, she is survived by her husband of 69 years, Vincent, 2 daughters, Barbara Skoczylas and her husband, Edward, and Patricia Atalese; A son, Vincent, and his wife Lynda, a brother Frank, a sister, Lucy, and 8 grandchildren. Calling hours will be Thursday, Nov 8, from 10: AM until 12:PM, at the Thos L. Shinn Funeral Home 10 Hilliard Dr. Manahawkin, NJ 08050. Mass of the Christian Burial will be celebrated at 12:30 PM at St. Mary of the Pines RC Church Bishop Lane in Manahawkin 08050. In lieu of flowers the family requests donations to: St. Francis of Assisi, 4700 Beach Blvd. Brant Beach, NJ 08008. Condolences may be sent to


  • Visitation Thursday, November 8, 2012
  • Memorial Service Thursday, November 8, 2012

Grace Atalese

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Betsy and Nancy Trifone

November 10, 2012

Our prayers go out to Uncle Vinny, Barbara, Vincent and Patty and family. Aunt Grace was a beautiful person and we'll miss her.

Michael Murray

November 8, 2012

To All the Atalese my prayers and thoughts are with you. Mrs. "A" was a beautiful woman. She will be miss but Heaven is gaining a person.
Mike Murray

Jane Lewis

November 8, 2012

While My Heart Is Full Of Sadness For All Of The Family, My Faith Gives Me The knowledge That "Grace" Is At Peace In The Arms Of Our Lord. My Continued Prayers For Each Of You. As You Gather Today To Pray To The Lord Her Soul To Take, May Your Hearts Rest Within Our Lord Jesus that He Has Already Restored Grace And Given Her The Promise He Has Made To Us All, His Eternal Peace And Happiness. Love, John, Jane & Josh

Noreen McManus

November 8, 2012

Grace was a lovely lady. Michael and I send our love and prayers to Vince and his great family in your time of sadness. We are privileged to have known her during our five years as neighbors on West Ramapo Lane. May God continue to comfort and bless the Atalese family.