Donald Thomas Grady, 86, of Kensington, widower of Sylvia Barbara (Glabau) Grady, died Wednesday at The Hospital of Central Connecticut, New Britain. Born in Kensington, son of the late Thomas and the late Catherine (Burns) Grady, he attended New Britain schools, served in the U.S. Army during the Korean Conflict, and was employed at SNET Co. He was a member of St. Paul’s Church, American Legion Post No. 68, and V.F.W. Post No. 10732.
He is survived by two sons and daughters-in-law, Timothy Donald and Mary Ann Grady of Kensington, and Michael Frank and Christine Grady of Bristol; a daughter and son-in-law, Kimberly Ann and Theodore Fuini of Colchester; one brother, Richard; five sisters, Marie, Patricia, Eileen, Katie, and Jane; eight grandchildren, Catherine, Patrick, Kelly, and Kerry Grady, Ted, Kristen, and Nicole Fuini, and Mairi Fuini-Sheppo, 10 great-grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews. In addition to his wife and parents, he was predeceased by six brothers, Edward, Thomas, Jack, Robert, James, and William, and a sister, Elizabeth.
Funeral services will be held Tuesday at 9 a.m. from Porter’s Funeral Home, 111 Chamberlain Hwy. in Kensington, followed by a Funeral Liturgy at 10 a.m. at St. Paul’s Church on Alling Street. Burial with full Military Honors will be in Maple Cemetery, Berlin. Friends and relatives are invited to call at the funeral home Monday from 4 to 7 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to The American Cancer Society, New England Division, 30 Speen St., Framingham, MA 01701. Directions to the funeral home can be found at www.portersfuneral.com