Shelby C. Grant
Electrician's Mate
Second Class

Evansville, Indiana

Shelby C. Grant, 78, of Evansville passed away Tuesday December 18, 2012 at his home. Shelby served in the US Navy during the Korean War. He retired from Whirlpool after 38 years and was a former member of Local 808. He was a member of the Reunion Association for the Navy Ship USS Skagit. Shelby was preceded in death by his wife, Elizabeth Grant in 1990; 4 brothers and 3 sisters.

He is survived by his daughters, Kathy Grant and Karen Arvin (Tim) all of Evansville, IN; son, Kelly Grant of Carlsbad, CA and nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be from 3:00 - 7:00 pm Thursday December 20, 2012 at Ziemer Funeral Home East Chapel, 800 S. Hebron Ave., Evansville, IN 47714. Private Burial will be Friday at Maple Grove Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to Vista Care Hospice, 323 Metro Ave., Evansville, IN 47715.

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Published in Courier Press on December 19, 2012