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Robert Dale Grace, 67, of Ossian, passed away Monday, May 2, 2016 at his home. He was born July 8, 1948 in Salinas, California to the late Melvin and Melberta Grace. He worked as a computer programmer at Superior Essex, Inc. and retired from Infocrossing, Inc. in 2013. He was a member of St. Aloysius Catholic Church. Surviving are his wife, Lennie Grace of Ossian; daughters, Kyli (Richard) Longenberger of Fort Wayne and Abbie (Terry) Tappy of Montpelier, IN; grandchildren, Jordan, Riley, and Wade Tappy; brother, Michael (Sharon) Grace of Florida; and sisters, Marlene Taylor of Ossian, Janet (Kevin) Gould of Fort Wayne, and Judy (Dave) Heckber of Ossian. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by brothers, Larry Grace and Steve Grace. Mass of Christian Burial will be Friday, May 6, 2016 at 11 AM at St. Aloysius Catholic Church, 14623 Bluffton Road, Yoder, IN 46798 with visitation 1 hour prior. Visitation will also be on Thursday, May 5, 2016 from 4 to 8 PM at Elzey-Patterson-Rodak Funeral Home, 120 West Mill Street, Ossian, IN 46777. Preferred memorial may be made to Friends Who Care, formerly known as the Steve Kelly Cancer Relief Foundation.