STELLA MARIE DRURY (GRADEL)
Stella Drury, 94, of Norwood, PA passed away peacefully at home on March 10, 2021.
Stella was the daughter of the late Stella (Ramspacher) and Joseph Gradel. She was predeceased by her beloved husband, James and 3 siblings: Joseph, Edwin and Ermalinda. She is survived by her 3 children: Catherine (Richard) Kurimchak, Michael and James (Cathy) Drury and her brother Francis Gradel. She was grandmother to Alison, Steven (Melanie), Jeffrey Kurimchak and Kate (Eric) Hetzner and 3 great grandchildren. Stella was born and raised in Philadelphia, PA and a graduate of St. Hubert’s High School for Girls and St. Joseph Hospital School of Nursing. She was employed at Sacred Heart Hospital in Chester as a registered nurse for 25 years. After retirement she enjoyed traveling with her husband, hand crafting candles and, in later years, reading novels on the Best Sellers list. Relatives and friends are invited to her viewing Monday after 10AM in St Gabriel Church, 233 Mohawk Ave, Norwood, PA 19074, followed her Funeral Mass at 11AM. Burial in S.S. Peter & Paul Cemetery.