1970 – 2018
Vernon – Grady R. Marshall, 48, of Regan Rd, died suddenly on Thursday March 22, 2018 at the Manchester Memorial Hospital. Born in East Stroudsburg, PA, he was the son of April (Englert) Palmer and the late William R. Marshall, Sr. He was the former husband of Beth Anne (Lusa) Marshall.
Grady was a graduate of the Woodstock Academy and was the owner and operator of Marshall Machine in Willington, CT.
Grady was a truly dedicated father to his children and was the sunshine on a rainy day. He had the ability to look on the bright side of every situation and was known for his infectious smile.
Grady is survived by his children, Joshua, Joseph, Charlotte, Sophia and Emily Marshall, all of Willington; three brothers, Bruce Palmer, Jr. of Danielson, Paul Palmer of Pomfret Center, and Dwayne Marshall of Woodstock; a sister, Christeen Seeley of New York; and numerous nieces and nephews. Grady was predeceased by his step-father Bruce Palmer Sr.
Relatives and friends are invited to visit with Grady’s family from 10:00 am to 11:00am on Friday March 30, 2018 in the Gilman Funeral Home and Crematory, 104 Church St, Putnam, CT 06260. A funeral service will follow in the funeral home on Friday March 30, 2018 at 11:00 am. For memorial guestbook visit www.GilmanAndValade.com.