CUYAHOGA FALLS —Noel David Grimm, aged 97, of Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio, formerly of Hudson, Ohio and St Cloud Florida, passed away on Sunday, August 2 6, 2018.
He was born in Cleveland on March 2, 1921, to the late William Arthur and Lucie Barbe (Gesnot) Grimm, and grew up in Macedonia, Ohio, graduating from Macedonia High School in 1939. After graduation, Noel began working at Republic Steel in Cleveland until he retired in 1983. During WWII, He served in the Army in the Pacific theater as a sergeant in the Military Police and was stationed in Australia, New Guinea, Philippines, and Japan. He built his own house in Hudson, OH where he lived for 50 years before moving to St Cloud, FL later in life. Gardening and coin collecting were his favorite hobbies.
Noel is survived by his wife of 69 years Jane (Knopp) Grimm, son Michael (Lynda) Grimm, daughter Jacqui (Patrick) McCarthy, Grandchildren Noel (Dina) McCarthy, Laura (Adam Cresco) McCarthy, Kendall Grimm, and great granddaughter Zoey McCarthy. He was preceded in death by his son, Allan Grimm, and daughter Suzanne Grimm, brothers William Grimm, and Marcel Grimm.
Private memorial services will be held at a future date.