Greece: Saturday, February 8, 2014 at age 88. Predeceased by his parents, Nunzio and Antoinette Grimaldi. Survived by his loving wife of 60 years, Eileen Grimaldi; his daughters, Mary Ellen (Richard) Garritano and Martha (Robert) Ross; grandchildren, Nicholas Garritano; Stephen and Alexandra Ross; brother, Edward B. Grimaldi; dear friends. Arthur was a proud Navy veteran of World War II, a graduate of the University of Rochester in 1950 and a retired Chemist of Eastman Kodak Company. Friends may call Thursday (February 13th) 3:30-7:30 PM at Vay-Schleich & Meeson Funeral Home, 1075 Long Pond Road, Greece Chapel. His Funeral Mass will be celebrated Friday (February 14th) 10:00 AM at St. Lawrence Church. Interment at a later date. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Open Door Mission in Arthur's memory. For more information or to sign Arthur's online guestbook please visit

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  1. Aunt Eileen, Ed, Mary Ellen, Martha, and families – I am so sorry to hear about Uncle Arthur. I am sending love and am thinking of you all. Cousin Barbara

  2. Martha, Rob, and family: We are so sorry for your loss. Sending prayers for you and all your family during this difficult time.

  3. Eileen, Mary Ellen, Martha: My family and I are thinking of you all out in Colorado, and remembering a fine man, for whom I have great respect and warm memories. Art was such a kind soul, a kindness that endures in his wonderful family.

  4. Mary Ellen and Family, so sorry to hear of your loss. You all are in our prayers, God bless you during this difficult time.

  5. Aunto Eileen, Martha and Mary Ellen,
    I’m so sorry to hear about Uncle Art. Please accept my heartfelt sympathy and prayers. I have wonderful memories of the family gathering we all had together and the endearing friendship he had with my father, Phil (Ciufo). I’ll always remember Uncle Art’s smile and love for his family.
    Carol Caternolo (Ciufo)

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