Grant Cedarleaf

Rockford, Illinois

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Grant and Elsie were very good friend of ours here in Green Valley, AZ. We were both living in the Villages of GV, just a few blocks away from one another for 23 years. Before he left AZ he gave me a set of Greenlee Chisels for myself being from Rockford he thought that I would appreciate the Greenlee chisels. Just have one negative about Grant. He told me that he would live to be a 100 years of age. He told me this when he was in his 80's, about 15 years ago. Now I will have to go out...

Fred, Curt, Marc and Beth and family, I know that words cannot express your feelings at this time. Your Dad was an awesome guy. I watched him with great admiration from my early childhood years.

One wonderful memory was
the time he gave Carol and me a puppy he and your Mom had bred (Tippy). Each time they would visit our home, Tippy would eagerly run to him as she always warmly remembered him.

Especially at this time of the year, I remember our childhood...

Oh, that smile of Uncle Grant's - what a precious reminder of him. Memories come so quickly, easily - when I think of our family times together. Easter breakfast at Grandma Cedarleaf's...heading over to Bethesda; Christmas Eve at Grandma's - and guessing which uncle would be Santa; to this day, the smell of burned out candles reminds me of Christmas Eve and time for the Christmas story; family picnics; gatherings at Rock much more! As a family, we have been more than blessed! ...

Dear Fred and your entire family,
I rejoice with you in knowing that life is eternal through the atoning sacrifice of our precious savior and dear redeemer, Jesus Christ. I remember you and your parents when I was principal at Marsh School. You were blessed to be born of such goodly parents. I express to you and your family my heartfelt sympathy. I pray you will be sustained at this tender time of parting by that spirit which comes from Him who said,"I will not leave you...


Grant's Obituaries

GRANT E. CEDARLEAF, 96 ROCKFORD - Grant E. Cedarleaf, 96, of Rockford, was peacefully called to his Heavenly home to join his loving wife, Elsie, on Tuesday, Nov. 26, 2013. Grant was born January 19, 1917, in Rockford, the son of Edwin and Agnes (Sundstrand) Cedarleaf. Grant served his tool and...

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