Donald DeGrave

Obituary of Donald DeGrave

Donald G. "Huck" DeGrave Sr., age 74 of Lester, passed away on April 18th surrounded by his family following an eight year battle with cancer.

Born in Essington, Huck was a longtime resident of Tinicum Twp. He enjoyed Doo Wop music, Rehoboth Beach, the Phillies and antique cars. He loved growing a big garden of tomatoes and sharing them with family, friends and neighbors. His greatest loves were spending time with his large family and his best four-legged friend, Rags.

Predeceased by his parents, brothers Cy and Bob DeGrave, sister Grace Evers and his granddaughter Seana Osowski.

Survivors: The love of his life Ann Quinn-DeGrave, beloved children Donald Jr. (Velen), Timothy, Keith (Ali), Mark DeGrave, Tom (Sam) Quinn, Erin (Michael) Cerceo, and Shannon (Neal) Mahler. Cherished grandchildren Michael, Amanda, Becca, Danielle, Brady, Andre, Christian, Eden, Kyler, Jordon, Don III, Heather, Aaron, Mercedes, Nina, Matthew, Zach and Trinity and six great grandchildren. Dear brother of Rosalind Bottcher and Alice (Jim) Hill, many nieces and nephews.

Visitation: Friday, 10am - 1130am at McCausland Garrity Marchesani Funeral Home, 343 S. Chester Pike Glenolden, PA. 19036

Memorial Service: Immediately following

Burial: Private

In lieu of flowers: Contributions may be made to his favorite charity, that honors his granddaughter Seana: Project S.H.A.R.E., c/o County Savings Bank, 10 Powhattan Avenue, Essington, PA. 19029

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