Joseph C. “Grumpy” Grabauskas, age 83, died peacefully and surrounded by his family on February 8, 2018.
Joseph was born and raised in Frackville, PA before moving to Wilmington, DE, then served time in the U.S. Army.
He enjoyed playing with grand and great grandkids, bowling, fishing, The Phillies, Eagles, doing jigsaw puzzles and taking walks.
Joe is survived by his wife of 55 years, Caroline Kowalski Grabauskas; three children, Joseph (Jody), Susan and Robert, all of Wilmington; seven grandchildren, Shannen, Victoria, Eric, Kevin, Paige, Hanna, Gabe; two great grandchildren, Fallon and Ayden; and nephew, Carl Sankus. Joe was pre-deceased by his two sisters, Agnes and Adeline.
Services and burial will be private.
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