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Meredith Home co-founder Chace dead at 48

Frances Chace, 48, a co-founder of Meredith Home Fashions, a supplier to specialty stores throughout the Northeast, died Dec. 11.

She and her husband Michael started Meredith Home Fashions in 1991, manufacturing a broad assortment of home fashions products, mostly providing goods to small specialty stores throughout New England and New York. In addition, Meredith did contract work for major manufacturers.

In addition to her work at Meredith Home Fashions, Chace was an active volunteer in community services in Boston and the town of Westwood.

She is survived by four children: Michael Jr., Meredith, Julie and Jennifer.