Animal and dairy science lost a well-respected staff member, Grace Stephenson.

Lifelong Columbus resident Grace Alma (Fisher) Stephenson passed away on Saturday, April 15, at the age of 86 following a brief hospitalization.

A 1947 graduate of Central High School, Grace was an active member of Central's Alumni Association and a past president of the Columbus Council of the PTA (Parent Teacher Association).

She was retired from the dairy science department at The Ohio State University and a long-time member of the Maynard Avenue United Methodist Church.

Her obituary from The Columbus Dispatch can be found at