Grace W. Weinstein

by | Aug 16, 2012 | Obituaries

Virginia Beach—Grace W. Weinstein, age 76, beloved wife of Stephen, sister of Ellis Wohlner (and Joan), mother of Lawrence Weinstein (and Carol) and Janet Mercadante (and Rick), grandmother of Lee, Rachel, Samantha, and Jared.

Newspaper, magazine and newsletter journalist for publications including Money, the Newark Star-Ledger, Ms, and McCalls, author of the nationally syndicated column Grace W. Weinstein on Your Money, author of 13 books including Children and Money and The Lifetime Book of Money Management, columnist for Good Housekeeping, the Financial Times and Investor’s Business Daily, past president of the American Society of Journalists and Authors, corporate consultant and expert on personal finance.

She loved her family and will be greatly missed. Donations may be made to the Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center for Dr. Larry Norton’s breast cancer research or to the American Society of Journalists and Authors, Writer’s Emergency Assistance Fund.

The funeral service took place at Temple Emanuel. Burial followed in Princess Anne Memorial Park. H.D. Oliver Funeral Apts. Online condolences may be made at