Richard N. Grandinetti

Richard N. Grandinetti, 79, of 179 Gates Hollow, passed away , Monday, December 28, 2015, at Olean General Hospital.

Born March 14, 1936, in Bradford, he was a son of the late Louis S. and Joanne (Curcio) Grandinetti

On May 17, 1958 in St. Bernard Church he married Anita P. (Coldren) Grandinetti who survives.

Mr. Grandinetti attended Bradford High School. In 1953 he enlisted in the United States Marine Corps, served during the Korean War and was honorably discharged in 1956.

He was a member of Evans United Methodist Church.and a former member of the Bradford Township Volunteer Fire Department

Mr. Grandinetti had worked as a welder for Bovaird and Seyfang from 1956 to 1971 and then at Dresser Manufacturing and retired in 1994.

In addition to his wife Anita of 57 years he is survived by four children, Marty Grandinetti, of Bradford, Steve (Michelle) Grandinetti, of Nevada, Randy (Lindsay) Grandinetti, of Bradford, and Rick (Sue) Grandinetti, of Bradford, six grandchildren, Stephona Grandinetti, Kyle Grandinetti Maurina Grandinetti, Cole Grandinetti, Deven Grandinetti, and Makaila Banka, two great grandchildren, Payton Vitch and Aryana Grandinetti and a sister,  Sister Ann Louis, Grandinetti, SSJ of Erie.

He was preceded in death by his parents, and one sister, Shirley Ann Grandinetti

Family will be receiving friends on Saturday, January 2, 2016 from 11:00 to Noon in the Hollenbeck-Cahill Funeral Homes, Inc., 33 South Ave., where a memorial service will be held at noon with Rev. Barbara J. Moore, Pastor of Evans Memorial United Methodist Church officiating Burial will be in Willow Dale Cemetery.

Memorials, if desired, may be made to Evans Memorial United Methodist Church 1447 South Avenue Bradford, PA 16701.

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