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Grant Leland Furman

December 4, 1940 ~ January 10, 2020 (age 79)

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Grant Leland Furman, Sr.

Webster/Newark, NY:  Grant Leland Furman, Sr., passed away peacefully on Friday, January 10, 2020 with his family by his side at the age of 79.  He was born in Lyons, NY on Wednesday, December 4, 1940 to the late Norris L. and Dorothy L. “Chase” Furman.  Grant was also predeceased by a brother Allan Ray Furman.  He is survived by his wife of 23 years, Karen; sons, Grant “Skip” (Lynn) Furman, Jr., Christopher (Linda) Rising and Charles Rising; daughters, Tina (Paul) Rooze and Charlotte (Daniel) Carr; brother, Edwin (Helen) Furman; sister, Marjorie Conti; sister-in-law, Sharon Furman; grandchildren, Tiesha Trimm, Cody Furman, Shane Furman, Michael Gifford, Devin Gifford and Cari Ann Carr; brothers-in-law, Adam Brentnall and Darrin (Lynette DeSanctis) Brentnall; mother-in-law Sandra Brentnall; father-in-law Harold Brentnall; nieces Lily Brentnall, Michelle DeLucia, Allyson Furman, Paula Marchitell, Renda Bray, Erin Ficarella and Tamara Salomon; nephews, Jude Brentnall, Casey Brentnall, Bradley Furman, Christopher Furman, Scott Furman, Curtis Brown, Todd Brown and Gregory Brown; several great grandchildren, extended family and friends.

Grant was a former police officer with the Palmyra Police Department and Lyons Police Department and worked for many years with the Wayne County Highway Department.

Services will be private with burial at the Crusoe Cemetery in Savannah, NY.  Expressions of sympathy may be made in the form of a donation, in memory of Grant, to the Alzheimer’s Association.  To light a candle, leave a condolence, or upload a photo please visit

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