Michael J. Grande, Sr., 78, of Hazlet, NJ passed away Monday, September 20th, 2021 at home.
Michael was born in Long Branch, New Jersey on May 22, 1943, to the late Vito and Mary Grande. Michael lived his entire life in the Bayshore area. He served proudly during the Vietnam War, was a Teamster at Local 469 in Hazlet and was also their SGT at Arms. Michael was a devoted father and enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren. He loved to garden and had outstanding vegetables that he gave to many. Michael was also a member of the American Legion.
Michael leaves behind his devoted wife Janice nee Halbert Grande, loving children Vito and Michael Jr. and his wife Teresa. Also surviving is his cherished sister Frances Kaeser and grandchildren Mikaela and Marina and great grandson Luka.
Visitation will be held 2 PM to 4 PM and 7 PM to 9 PM on Thursday, September 23rd at Day Funeral Home 361 Maple Place Keyport, New Jersey.
A Funeral Service will be held on Friday, September 24th at Day Funeral Home in Keyport, New Jersey at 10:30 AM , friends may arrive at 9:30 AM. Entombment will be at St. Joseph's Cemetery, Keyport. In lieu of flowers donations please to St. Jude's Children's Hospital. Please visit www.dayfuneralhome.com
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