Mr. Alexander G. Grant, age 75, of Potsdam, passed away on December 25, 2011 at the Fletcher Allen Medical Center in Burlington, VT. Funeral services will be held on Thursday, December 29, 2011 at 6 p.m. with Dr. Rev. Christopher Brown celebrant. Friends may call at the Garner Funeral Service on Thursday from 3-6 p.m. Contributions in Alex’s memory can be made to the Potsdam Volunteer Fire Department.
Mr. Grant is survived by his wife, Sue Ann Grant; four sons, James (Cindy) Grant, Craig Grant, Kevin (Robyn) Grant and Scott (Lori) Grant; a daughter, Vikie (Scott) Jones; a sister, Judy Fetcie; grandchildren James Jr. (Lori), Matt, Danny, Brittany and Brook Grant; great grandchildren Jayden and Reese Grant and Lillianna Murray.
He was predeceased by his sisters, Blanche Tyo and Elizabeth Planty; a brother, Roy Grant and his parents Roy and Myrtle Grant.
Mr. Alexander G. Grant was born on May 13, 1936 in Potsdam, to the late Roy and Myrtle Grant. He attended Parishville schools. On April 14, 1956 at the Trinity Episcopal Church in Potsdam he was married to Sue Ann Kennedy with Rev. Travis officiating.
Mr. Grant worked at Clarkson College of Technology for a few years, he was the Stock Manager at JC Penny’s in Potsdam for a few years, he worked as a custodian for many years St. Lawrence University and was currently working part-time at the Adirondack Federal Credit Union.
Al was very dedicated to the Potsdam Volunteer Fire Department. He was a member for the past 36 years. He was currently serving as the secretary. Al was a very fun loving person and loved spending time with his family.
Online condolences can be sent on www.garnerfh.com.