Arthur Grande, 92, passed away on Thursday at Waters Edge Rehabilitation and Care Center. He was born in Sheboygan on August 5, 1925, and was the son of the late Arthur and Myrtle (Nee: Jorgenson) Grande.
He proudly served in the United States Army- Air Force. On March 1, 1952 Arthur was united in marriage to Mary Elaine Brunow. Arthur was employed for many years at Wisconsin Electric, IBM, Simplex Time Recorder and lastly at the Racine Unified School District. He was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church.
Art will be dearly missed by his loving wife, Mary; his daughters, Debra Lynn Smith, Lori Lee (Don) Brown; his grandchildren, Michelle Sohn, James Smith, Karl (Kristel) Brown, Rachel Brown; his great-grandchildren, Megan, Julia and Ethan; brothers, LeRoy Grande, Gordon (Carol) Grande; nieces, nephews, other relatives and many dear friends.
The family wishes to meet with relatives and friends for visitation on Tuesday from 4 p.m. until 6 p.m. at the funeral home. Committal services with interment will follow on Wednesday at 11 a.m. at Wisconsin Memorial Park in Brookfield, Wisconsin. In lieu of flowers, memorials to Dementia Society of America have been suggested.
The family would like to extend a very special thank you to the entire staff at Waters Edge Rehabilitation and Care Center and Compassionate Care Hospice for their loving and attentive care received.