Albert P. Gracia

August 9, 1933January 6, 2013

Albert P. Gracia, age 79, of Rehoboth, formerly of Swansea, passed away Sunday, January 6, 2013 surrounded by his family. He was the husband of Mary T. (Greene) Gracia to whom he had been married for 48 years.

He was born in Fall River the son of the late Francisco and Sarah (Oliveira) Gracia. Mr. Gracia was a Machine Operator for the former J&J Corrugated in Fall River for over 30 years and was a United States Army Veteran during the Korean War.

In addition to his wife he is survived by his four daughters; Melanie Holme and her husband Mike of Rehoboth, Debra Beaudette and her husband Greg of Swansea, Kim Gagnon and her husband Jay of Strafford, NH and Lisa Gracia of Rehoboth; eight grandchildren; Ryan Beaudette, Kendra Gagnon, Zachary Beaudette, Joshua Holme, Michael Burdett, Jocelyn Gagnon, Jacob Holme and Sarah Burdett, two sisters, Terry Sardinha of Swansea and Tina Silvia of Fall River; a brother; Antone Gracia of Swansea and several nieces and nephews. He was also the brother of the late Gilly and Francis Gracia.

His funeral mass will be held on Wednesday, January 9, 2013 at 11:00AM in St. Dominic’s Church, 1277 G.A.R. Highway, Swansea. Visiting hours will be from 9:00 to 10:30AM prior to his mass in the WARING-SULLIVAN HOME OF MEMORIAL TRIBUTE at BIRCHCREST, 189 Gardners Neck Rd., Swansea. Burial will be private. Memorial contributions in his honor may be made to Beacon Hospice 182 North Main St., Fall River, MA 02720 or to the American Cancer Society 30 Speen St., Framingham, MA 01701.



  • Visitation Wednesday, January 9, 2013
  • Funeral Mass Wednesday, January 9, 2013


  • Burial

Albert P. Gracia

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Linda & Al Clausnitzer

January 14, 2013

We're so saddened for your loss. We're sure he will be missed by all. Try and remember the good times.

Betty Grant

January 12, 2013

Kim, Jay and family, I am so sorry to hear of your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with all of you at this difficult time. The memories will be alive in your heart forever.

Patricia Bouchard

January 11, 2013

Deb and family my thoughts and prayers go out to you and your family at this most difficult time

Ron & Pat Gagnon

January 9, 2013

Al was a quiet guy who loved his Marie and his 4 girls and especially his grandchildren. Its a legacy of love. He will be missed by one and all. God Bless you Al. Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you.

Beverly Lane

January 8, 2013

I'm sorry for your loss. He will be missed.

Kelly McGee

January 8, 2013

Lisa, Michael, Sarah and Family,

I am so sorry for your loss. Thought and Prayers are with you all during this difficult time.

January 8, 2013

May our thoughts and prayers help you all through this difficult time. Barbara Brown

Beverly Carreiro

January 8, 2013

We love you Uncle Al and you will be greatly missed.....XOXOXOXO