Grace Elizabeth Paddock passed away unexpectedly on October 2, 2022, at the age of seventeen.
Grace was born on April 1, 2005 in Fridley, Minnesota. She attended Osseo High School, where she played both forward and defense on the OPC hockey team, and previously on the OMGHA and Anoka/Rogers teams. Grace’s incredible artistic abilities flourished in the pottery classes she took.
Those who knew Grace knew of her compassionate heart and her love for helping others. She was a talented hockey player and a tremendous teammate. Grace worked extremely hard at everything she did, including her position at Domino's Pizza in Forest Lake. Grace also enjoyed fishing and spending quality time with her family and friends. Grace’s competitive spirit and infectious smile could light up any room she walked into. She will be remembered for her unwavering perseverance and the kindness she showed to everyone who had the privilege of knowing her.
Grace is preceded in death by her grandparents, Dean and Barb Paddock.
She is survived by her father and step-mother, Todd and Sheila Paddock; her mother and step-father, Katie and Keith Page; her siblings, Noah, Dean and Hayden Paddock; her stepsiblings, Morgan, Nic and Kassy Slowinski, and Maggie and Nevaeh Page; her grandparents, Lee (Barb) Sorenson, Mary (Donna) Sorenson and Ben (Doris) Mosher; her aunts and uncles, Mark (Andrea) Paddock, Sean (Michelle) Paddock, Jason Paddock, Chad (Amy) Paddock, Ryan (Molly) Paddock, Lisa (Trevor) Nefs, Greg (Kirsti) Sorenson, Jane (Peter) Holmstrom, Diane (Bill) Meehan, Cindy (Mark) Zollar and Terry (Donna) Mosher; as well as numerous cousins, friends, teammates and coworkers.
A visitation for Grace will be held on Wednesday, October 5, 2022, from 4-8 PM at Mueller-Bies Funeral Home (Lino Lakes), 7050 Lake Drive (Hwy 23), Lino Lakes. A celebration of Grace’s life will be held on Thursday, October 6 at 11:00 AM at Eagle Brook Church (Lino Lakes Campus), 7775 20th Ave N, Lino Lakes, with visitation from 10 AM until the start of the service. All are welcome to attend.
In lieu of flowers, memorials are preferred.