April 3, 1937 ~ October 30, 2020

Born in: Bronx, NY
Resided in: Rochester, NY

Edward B. Grimaldi

Greece:  Friday, October 30, 2020 at age 83 went home to be with his parents, Nunzio and Antoinette Grimaldi; brother, Arthur Grimaldi.  Survived by his loving nieces, Mary Ellen (Richard) Garritano and Martha (Robert) Ross; great-nephews, Nicholas Garritano and Stephen Ross; great-niece, Alexandra (fiancé, Devin Gan) Ross; sister-in-law, Eileen Grimaldi; dear friends.

Ed was a proud veteran of the United States Navy.  He was known for entertaining people with his jokes.  He loved the outdoor and was an avid downhill skier.  He will be deeply missed by all who knew him

Edward’s graveside service will be celebrated Friday, November 6th 11:00 AM at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.  (Please meet at the Dewey Ave gate) In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Meals on Wheels 2180 Empire Blvd Webster, NY 14580 in his memory.  For more information and to sign his online guestbook, visit www.meesonfamily.com


Cemetery: November 6, 2020 11:00 am

Holy Sepulchre Cemetery
2461 Dewey Avenue
Rochester, NY 14612

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The family greatly appreciates donations made to these charities in Edward B. Grimaldi 's name.

Meals on Wheels

2180 Empire Blvd
Webster, New York

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  1. All of Ed’s East High friends will miss him . We appreciate all of his longtime efforts in keeping members of the EHS class of 1955 together. I will miss Ed’s corny jokes, that he always performed at our luncheons. Ed was one of the ” Good Guys”,and we will miss him.
    Big Joe Bellanca

  2. You will be missed more than we can express Uncle Eddy….
    You were a special part of our Family, loved by all of us ,and all who knew you.
    Your “HolyWater” joke has been heard by hundreds , as so many people tell us they know it from you…
    You have touched so many lives with your jokes…
    We will miss you,
    MaryEllen, Dick and Nick

  3. Memories of Ed:We both went to #11 school,then on to East High.Most of the memories
    were of belonging to Boy Scout troop 44.I remember him best when we spent 2 weeks
    at camp Eagle Island on Sodus Bay in 1951(I still have a picture of him there).
    Remembering too his captivating smile,laughter,and enthusiasm for every thing he did.
    His life touched mine,and my memory of him,one of a wonderful friend.

  4. Joseph Sigmund – Prepared Ed’s taxes for many years. Wonderful, delightful client. Always had a joke or amusing story to brighten my day.

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