Robert Charles Grant, Jr., of Covington, passed away Wednesday, January 12, 2022, at the age of 90. Mr. Grant was a proud patriot and served in the United States Air Force. After his military career ended, he became an educator for New York City from 1962 – 1976. Mr. Grant went on to retire as a principal in 1981. He was preceded in death by his sons, Brian Grant, Victor Aquino; parents, Elsie and Robert Charles Grant, Sr.; and sister, Carol Grant.
Mr. Grant is survived by his wife of 54 years, Theodora Grant; sons, Gervasio Aquino (Maria), Andres Aquino, Robert C. Grant, III (Perpetua), Michael Grant, Steven Grant (Hannah); 15 grandchildren; and 31 great-grandchildren.
A Funeral Mass for Mr. Grant will be held Tuesday, January 18, 2022, 2:00 P.M., at the Chapel of Caldwell & Cowan, 1215 Access Road, in Covington, with interment following in Lawnwood Memorial Park. Friends are invited to visit with the family at the funeral home two hours prior to his service from 12 Noon – 2:00 P.M.
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