Celebrating the life of

Mary Whalen Gradick

Passed away on December 01, 2022

Mary Whalen Gradick

Mary Whalen Gradick, 76, passed away, Thursday, December 1, 2022 at her home with her two sons by her side.  She was born November 26, 1946 in Savannah to the late James and Margie Cribbs Whalen.  Mary retired from Candler Hospital after more than 20 years of service.  She was a member of Wilmington Island United Methodist Church.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Bobby Eugene Gradick.

Mary is survived by her two sons, Christopher Gradick and Stephen Gradick, both of Savannah.  Also surviving are her brother, James Whalen, Jr. (Sue), her four sisters, Diane Sciolino, Judy Hilliard, Janie Aeger (Charlie), and Kathy Bryant, three grandchildren, Kayla, Samantha, and Talor, three great-grandchildren, Katharine, River, and Diana, and several nieces and nephews.

A Memorial Service will be held Tuesday, December 6, 2022 at 2:00 p.m. at Wilmington Island United Methodist Church.  The visitation will be one hour prior to the service.

Burial will be in Greenwich Cemetery. 



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My condolences to you and your family during this trying time

- Gregory Gadson , Savannah , Ga

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My condolences on Mrs Mary. She was Ana amazing woman and always was so welcoming when I came over. She will be dearly missed.

- Brittany Jonas , Bloomingdale, Georgia

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Prayers to all the family at this very sad time. May your faith bring you thru this sad time and replace your sorrow with Joy!

- Harriett Dillon, Savannah, Ga

Diane & family, we are so saddened for you all. We’re praying with you for Mary’s peace.

- Patty Cannon Valenti, Melbourne , Florida

I am so sorry to hear of Mary’s passing. My condolences to you and your family during this time of sorrow & sadness.

- Ray Blough, Newnan, Georgia

Services under the direction of:

Fox & Weeks Funeral Directors, Hodgson Chapel