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Danny A. Grant, 70

Danny A. Grant, 70, of Clarks Hill, died at 5:48 p.m. Sunday, October 14, 2012, in his home surrounded by his family. He was born October 30, 1941 in Arcola, Ill., the son of the late Fred and Myrtle Sharp Grant.

Danny had lived most of his life in the Greater Lafayette area, graduating from Lafayette Jefferson High School. He was honorably discharged from the United States Marine Corps.

Danny's marriage was to Sandra "Sandy" Schrader on December 2, 1995, in Lafayette and she survives. He retired after 25 years as a chemical operator at the Lafayette Labs of Eli Lilly.

Danny was a member of the Marine Corps League, American Legion Post 11, the Navy Club, and the 40 et 8 Voiture.

He enjoyed playing golf, dancing, going to auctions and flea markets.

Surviving with his wife, Sandy, is one son, Brooke (Nirvana) Grant and one daughter, Desiree (Mark) Palmer, both of Lafayette; one step-son, Wally J. Aldridge, of Lafayette; three step-daughters, Lori Aldridge, of Lafayette, Missy (Dan) Uhl, of Independence, Ky. and Tracy (Jim) Spalding, of Romney; one sister, Sue McGlothlin, of West Lafayette; three brothers, Jack (Kay) Grant, of Anderson, Tom (Vicki) Grant, of Lafayette and Gary Grant, of Illinois; five grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; seven step-grandchildren; and eight step-great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by one brother, Ted Grant.

Visitation 1 to 2 p.m. Wednesday with the service beginning at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Simplicity Funeral Care; Pastor Mike Vauters officiating. Burial to follow with military honors at Tippecanoe Memory Gardens.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Kidney Foundation.

Simplicity Funeral Care entrusted with care.

Share memories and condolences online at www.simplicity-funeralcare.com.


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Published in Journal & Courier on Oct. 15, 2012.
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October 21, 2012
Sandy sorry to hear of your loss of your husband. It is tough but I am sure you have friends to help you thru. Friends and family are what you need at this time. I am sorry I didn't read it in time. I was just told friday night at the legion and I looked it up. Sorry
Joan Jackson
October 18, 2012
Sandy, We are so sorry for your loss! Thinking of you and your family during this time!! Robin, Maddison, & Mallory
Robin Wyant
October 17, 2012
Sandy I am so sorry. I know you will miss Dan tremendously. Our Love and prayers are with you.
Peggy & Jerry Wells
October 17, 2012
Sandra,

So sorry for your loss. If there is anything we can do let us know. Your neighbors Ric and Sherry
October 17, 2012
Sandra,

So sorry for your loss. If there is anything we can do let us know. Your neighbors Ric and Sherry
October 17, 2012
Sandra,
We are so sorry to hear of your loss. If there is anything we can do for you let us know. Your neighbors Sherry and Ric
October 17, 2012
Dear Sandy and family. So sorry for your loss. Our prayers are with you!
Donna Lee
October 17, 2012
Sandra,
We are so sorry to hear of your loss. If there is anything we can do for you let us know. Your neighbors Sherry and Ric
October 17, 2012
Sandra,
We are so sorry to hear of your loss. If there is anything we can do for you let us know. Your neighbors Sherry and Ric
October 17, 2012
Sandra, I just seen this about Dan, I am so sorry for your loss. If you need anything let me know. Your neighbors Sherry and Ric
October 17, 2012
Sandra, I just seen this about Dan, I am so sorry for your loss. If you need anything let me know. Your neighbors Sherry and Ric
October 16, 2012
May the love of friends and family carry you through your grief.
October 16, 2012
Sorry to hear about his passing. Prayers to you and your family.
Sharon Brost
October 16, 2012
So Sorry for your loss
lisa seabolt
October 16, 2012
My Prayers are with your family. Jim and Carmi Elliott. Jeff class 59 & 61.
James Elliott
October 16, 2012
Our prayers are with you all during this difficult time! Aunt Sandy, I am soooo sorry for your loss! XOXOXO
Marcie Vanderkolk
October 16, 2012
Our prayers are with you all! Aunt Sandy, I am soooo very sorry for your loss! XOXOX
October 16, 2012
Brooke ,Desiree & families I so sorry for your loss Your dad was a good friend of our family for many years
Janet Hill
October 16, 2012
So sorry for you loss Sandy my thoughts and prayers are with you
October 16, 2012
Brooke, Nirvana, and family - Please know that you are all in our thoughts and prayers!
Sharon Hobaugh
October 15, 2012
Prayers for everyone.
Rhonda Akers
October 15, 2012
Jennifer Helle
October 15, 2012
may god be with you and famly
skip and libby schrader
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