Collene Rae Pace, 61, of Otronville and formerly of Oxford and Lake Orion, went to be with the Lord on Oct. 20, 2018 at St. Joseph Mercy Hospital in Pontiac. She was born on April 21, 1957 in Pontiac to the late James and Osfadohl (Whitehorn) Griffith.
Collene graduated from Oxford High School in 1975 and retired after 30 years as a pharmacy technician at Perry Prags/Rite Aid in Lake Orion and Pontiac.
She is survived by her children Michael (Tiffany) Pace, Amanda (Earl) Taylor and Michelle (Ryan) Pace as well as her sisters Rhonda and Letisha and her brother Wendell. She is also survived by her former husband Michael and his wife Teresa. She was preceded in death by her sister Bunnie.
Collene was an especially proud grandmother to Kadence, Maddox and Leroy. She also dearly loved her many nieces and nephews as well as their children.
In her spare time, Collene loved cooking, cross stitch, garage sales, spending time with family and friends and having her grandchildren over for sleepovers. Collene was much loved by her family, friends, co-workers and customers. She will be very missed.
A memorial service will be held in the spring. The date will be announced on Facebook.