JOHNSONBURG - Grady J. Cherry of 257 Rasselas Road, Wilcox, died Sunday (Nov. 24, 2013) at Children's Hospital in Pittsburgh.
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He was born on Nov. 15, 2013, in DuBois, to Stephen and Heather Tressler Cherry.
He was a member of St. John's Lutheran Church in Johnsonburg. "Grady James fought for nine days for his family to get to know him. He was brave and determined and never gave up until the last moment. He is God's angel and proved that miracles really do happen even if they only last nine days."
In addition to his parents at home, he is survived by a brother, Troy S. Cherry at home; paternal grandparents, Stephen and Rhonda Cherry of Wilcox; maternal grandparents, James and Suzanne Tressler of DuBois; paternal great-grandparents, Joseph and Joyce Cherry of Johnsonburg; maternal great-grandmother and stepgreat-grandfather, Marilyn Tressler Cranfield and Don Cranfield; and maternal great-grandfather, David F. Duttry. He is also survived by several aunts uncles and cousins.
He was preceded in death by a maternal great-grandfather, James Tressler; maternal great-grandmother, Nancy A. Duttry; and paternal great-grandparents, Joseph "Calk" and Laura Calla.
Friends will be received at the Anthony F. Ferragine Funeral Home, 401 Chestnut St., Johnsonburg, on Friday from 9 a.m. to the service time at 11 a.m., followed by a funeral service with the Rev. Stephen Fair, pastor of St. John's Lutheran Church, officiating. Burial will be in Holy Cross Cemetery, Rasselas.
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Published in The Bradford Era from Nov. 27 to Dec. 4, 2013