Dean "Beaver" Gramly, Delavan, WI, (1941-2014)
March 29, 1941 - August 22, 2014
Dean "Beaver" Gramly, age 73, a long time resident of Delavan, WI, passed away at his home Friday, Aug. 22, 2014. He was born in Aurora, IL, on March 29, 1941, to Merritt and Evelyn (Faber) Gramly. He married Audrey J. Paluck on June 30, 1962, in Plainfield IL. His career was dedicated to the underground construction industry for most of his life. He finally and currently owned and operated his own company, D.A.G. Enterprises. Beaver was blessed with the gift of gab as anyone who had the pleasure of meeting him would know. He will be dearly missed!
Beaver was the proud father of Brad Gramly, Gina Gramly (Cory) and Annette (Eric) Shinkus; loving grandfather of Hunter, Shelby, Cade, Payton and Jenna; loving uncle to nephew, Tim (Sommer) Gramly, and many other nieces and nephews; and an amazing man to many, many friends. He was preceded in death by his mother and father; brothers, Glenn (Pat) and Gary (Kathy); and niece, Jodeen Gramly.
Memorial Services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014, at ST. ANDREW'S CATHOLIC CHURCH in Delavan, WI, with Deacon Phil Kilkenny officiating. Visitation will be from 9 a.m. until service time at 11 a.m. at the CHURCH on Saturday. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be sent to the University of Chicago Medicine, Gift and Record Services, Dean Gramly Memorial, 5235 S. Harper Ct., Chicago, IL 60615. MONROE FUNERAL HOME in Delavan, WI is assisting the family. Visit us at monroefh.com