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Edward L. Grimm

November 7, 1936 ~ May 4, 2019 (age 82)
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Edward L. Grimm, 82, of Connellsville, passed away on Saturday May 4, 2019 surrounded by family and friends at Mercy Hospital.

He was born on November 7, 1936 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, the son of the late Eugene and Mildred (Goodlock) Grimm.

He graduated from Saint Vincent Preparatory School in 1955.

After graduating, he began working for the family business, Pittsburgh-Brownsville Express, before retiring from a long career with Pitt Ohio.

He married his wife of 60 years, Sondra (Vannucci) Grimm, on September 27, 1958 at St. Sebastian Church in Belle Vernon. The couple raised four sons.

He was a long-time member of the Connellsville Elks Lodge #503, Knights of Columbus Council #948, and the Teamsters.  

In addition to his parents, Edward was preceded in death by his sister Millie.

He is survived by his beloved wife, Sondra; sons, Edward, Jr. of Connellsville, Terry of Pgh., Kevin of Connellsville, and Brad of Boston, MA; brothers, David of Connellsville and Eugene, Jr. “Nookie” Grimm of Pgh, and their families; daughters-in-law, Michelle Grimm and Mary Grimm; eight adoring grandchildren and their spouses: Tiffany (Grimm) Guittap and husband Justin Guittap, Justin Grimm and wife Marissa, Madison, Mia, Max, and Mckenzie Grimm all of Connellsville and Elizabeth and Sofia Grimm of Boston, MA and one great-grandson, Aiden Guittap of Uniontown. 

Family, friends, and all others will be received on Tuesday from 2-8 p,m. in the Paul G. Fink Funeral Home (418 Pittsburgh St., Connellsville, PA) where Prayers of Transfer will be held Wednesday at 9:30 a.m. followed by a Funeral Mass on Wednesday at 10 a.m. in Immaculate Conception R.C. Church, Connellsville. 

Interment will be private.  

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