Greece: Sunday, November 02, 2014 at age 61. Survived by his loving and devoted wife Linda (Maley), daughters Rebecca (Mark) Knowles and Jennifer (Andy) Jennings and their son AJ. Adored by grandsons Cameron and Zachary Knowles. Also survived by in laws, William and Jane, Karen (Rick) Wallenhorst, Anne(Mike) Dupin, Beth Maykovich, Kevin (Jennifer); former wife Gail (Ed) Micheaux; nieces, nephews and great nephews. The family would like to thank the many loving and gentle caregivers at Wilmot Cancer Center, VNS, and especially the angels at the Leo Center for Caring. Grant was a lifelong camper, avid reader, music lover, comedian and friend to many. Grant was always the life of the party. Relive those happy memories, he would like that. Friends may call Wednesday (Nov 5th) 2-5 PM at Vay-Schleich and Meeson Funeral Home, 1075 Long Pond Road, Greece Chapel. Grant's celebration of life and dinner will follow Wednesday 5:30 PM at the North Greece Fireman's Field, 3666 Latta Road. Please join us for a drink in Grant's memory at the North Greece Firemen's Field. In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to SADS Foundation ( or the Dream Factory of Rochester ( in Grant's memory. For more information or to sign Grant's online guestbook please visit

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  1. Linda (and family), I am deeply sorry for your loss. Grant was a great guy and one of the funniest people I have ever met! I feel it an honor to have known him! His presence will be deeply missed. Please know we are praying for you all and holding you close in our hearts. Much love, Kurt, Sunni, Sean and Kyle Ingalls

  2. Linda and family- your husband and father was amazing man, and when I say this a smile breaks my face. My thoughts are with you all on the very difficult time. RIP MY FRIEND. I will miss you and your emails around the holidays.

  3. Linda~My thoughts and prayers are with you and the entire family. I know God has a new Angel in Heaven. Big Hugs…Love You!

  4. Hello Linda and family,
    Grant was a terrific man, husband and father. I can see him now fishing off may dock at Camp Canan. He was in his glory.
    He is in a better place now, one that we all hope to reach someday. ‘ HEAVEN ‘
    Our deepest sympathy to you Linda and all the family members.
    You are in our prayer’s and God Bless!

  5. Linda and family,
    We express our deepest sympathy to all of you on the untimely passing of Grant.
    Our thoughts and prayers are with you.
    Greg and Donna Stafford

  6. Hello Lovely Linda,
    I am so very sorry to hear about Grant. He was such a wonderful person. He was always so funny.
    He was a great boss, I learned so much from him. I still use the skills he taught me.
    I enjoyed working with him.
    My deepest sympathies. You be missed my freind!

  7. Linda,
    We were so sorry to hear about Grant’s passing, he was truly ‘one of a kind’. Our deepest sympathies are with you and your family. We will never forget our trip to Blondie’s and of course ‘Puttin on the Ritz’. He will stay with us forever! Thinking of you both!

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