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GRANT, David W.

GRANT - David W. April 26, 2014, of Cheektowaga, survived by beloved wife, Joan F. (Bailey) together for 63 years; sons, Larry (Carolyn), Stuart (Shauna) and Scott (Kim); 14 grandchildren and three great-grandchildren; also his nephew, Tony and wife, Chrissie and sons, Micheal (deceased), Ben and Adam. Born July 19, 1928 in Musselborough, Scotland to parents, Agnes W.K. Thompson and David Grant, David enlisted in the British Navy for Service just after World War II. He served three years aboard five ships and many ports of call around the Mediterranean. After the war, he met his future wife, Joan and the were married in December 1950. Emigrating to Toronto, Canada with one son, they accepted an opportunity to live and work in Buffalo, NY. Raising their family here for over 50 years and becoming American citizens, David retired from F.N. Burt in 1990. He was a Mason in the Charles Cushman Lodge, and a past Master of the Casimir Pulaski Lodge. He was loved and will be missed by all. A date for a Memorial Service at the Cleveland Drive Presbyterian Church will be announced at a later time. Online condolences at

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