Obituary for Raymond "Ray" Grandt Sr.
Raymond R. Grandt, Sr, 86, of Onalaska, died on Tuesday June 27, 2017 at Gundersen Health Systems in La Crosse. He was born on February 4, 1931 in Bensenville, Illinois to Albert and Mabel (Thiede) Grandt. He married Joan Houda on September 16, 1951.
Ray worked as a commercial carpenter and drywaller until his retirement. He was a tournament fisherman for 25 years with his son as his partner. He also loved to duck hunt with his family. All his good won’t be forgotten.
Ray is survived by his wife Joan of Onalaska, a daughter Stephanie (Edgar, Jr. M.D.) Goldston of Heber City, Utah; a son Ray, Jr. (Christi) of Onalaska; Five grandchildren: Ray Grandt III, Stan, Tony Kelly and Lisa; 13 great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held at 4:00 pm on Sunday, July 2, 2017 at the Fossum Funeral and Cremation Service in Onalaska. Anthony Grandt will officiate. Friends may call at the funeral home on Sunday from 2:00 pm until the time of the service.