Wilbert H. Grandt of Arlington Heights Wilbert H. Grandt, 91, died Jan. 21, 2013. He was born April 1, 1921, in Arlington Heights. He was a veteran of World War II
, serving in the Army
. He fought at the Normandy Invasion. He worked for Northern Illinois Gas for more than 45 years as a maintenance supervisor. He was one of the first families of Our Lady of the Wayside Church. He was the husband of the late Adeline (nee Sadecky); father of William (Susan), James (Jacqueline) and the late Charles (Susan McKay) Grandt; grandfather of Lauren (Al) Cruz, Linsday and Caroline Grandt, Melissa (Josh) Victor and Christine (Russ) Reinger; great-grandfather of Nathan, Madalynn and Brooklynn Victor, Jack and West Reinger, Connor. Caila and Cara Cruz and the late Carson Victor; brother of Robert Bentz and the late Roger (Jerry) Grandt. Visitation will be Wednesday, from 3 to 8 p.m. at Meadows Funeral Home, 3615 Kirchoff Road (½ block east of Route 53), Rolling Meadows. Funeral Thursday, at 10:30 a.m. at the funeral home, proceeding to Our Lady of the Wayside Church, for Mass at 11 a.m. Interment will be in Memory Gardens Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Carmelite Sisters, 1101 N. River Road, Des Plaines, IL 60016. For information, 847-253-0224.