WINCHENDON – Steven J. Grant, 65, of 29 Hyde Street, died peacefully Monday morning, November 29, 2021 in Heywood Hospital, Gardner.
He was born in St. Albans, Vermont on March 18, 1956, son of the late Clifton and Florence (Grant) Grant and spent his early years in Vermont. He later grew up in Fitchburg and lived in Winchendon for over 40 years.
Steve worked at L.S. Starrett Tool Company in Athol for 15 years as an electrostatic painter and had previously worked for many years at Star Cleaners in Fitchburg. He was a member of Winchendon Rod and Gun Club and enjoyed ice fishing and four wheeling in his earlier years. His greatest enjoyment was spending time with his family.
His wife of 43 years, Bonnie L. (Todd) Grant, died in 2020. He leaves a son, Thomas J. Grant and his wife Lindsay of Winchendon; four grandchildren, Morgan Grant, Olivia Grant, Declan Montgomery and Allanah Montgomery and their father Eddie Montgomery; a brother Kenneth Grant and his wife Jane of Winchendon; three sisters, Sally Francis of Winchendon, Karen Powers and husband Steve of Baldwinville and Brenda Leary of Athol as well as many nieces and nephews. In addition to his wife, he was preceded in death by their daughter, Jessica L. Montgomery, who died in 2014.
A memorial service will be held Saturday, December 4, 2021 at 12 Noon in Stone-Ladeau Funeral Home, 343 Central Street, Winchendon. Services will be streamed and may be viewed at: https://webcasts.lifetributes.com/1179098
Calling hours will precede the service Saturday from 10 AM to Noon preceding the service.
Memorial donations may be made to Ahimsah Haven Animal Rescue, 381R Baldwinville Road, Templeton, MA 01468.