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Obituary for Rebecca Grant (Reed)

Rebecca Sue Reed Grant

Rebecca Sue Reed Grant, 59, of Harborcreek, passed away on Saturday June 23, 2018 at Sarah A. Reed Retirement Center following complications from a brain aneurysm. She was born in Pittsburgh on May 2, 1959 a daughter of the late William and Mary Bainey Reed.

Becky was a 1977 graduate of Mt. Lebanon High School and graduated from Villa Maria College in 1989. She worked as an RN with various nursing homes and hospices and most recently worked for the Eastside YMCA as a toddler caregiver. She was a friend of Bill W. and loved children and animals, especially her horse, Cody, her dogs, Ernie, Bud, and Floyd, and her cat, Moe Moe. She enjoyed music, reading, and traveling to Puerto Rico, Alaska, and Mexico.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her brother in law, Neil Affelbaum.

Survivors include her husband, Dale J. Grant; two sisters, Linda Vereb and her husband, Dan, and Joanne Reed, all of Pittsburgh; her sister in law, Mary Larson and her husband, Tim, of Erie; her brother in law, Bud Grant and his wife, Sonya, of Erie; her dear friends, Jackie Vallimont and Judy; and many nieces, nephews, great nieces, and great nephews.

Friends may call at the Russell C. Schmidt & Son Funeral Home Inc., 5000 Wattsburg Rd., on Wednesday from 2 to 5 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. and on Thursday from 10 a.m. until the time of services there at 11 a.m.. Burial will be private, in Wintergreen Gorge Cemetery.

Memorial contributions can be made to the Humane Society of NWPA, 2407 Zimmerly Rd., Erie, 16506.

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