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Francis J. Grady, 90, Muhlenberg Township, died July 22 at 6:40 a.m. in ManorCare Health Services Inc., Muhlenberg Township, where he had been a resident for more than six months. He was the husband of Ruth N. (Schwenk) Grady. His first wife, Esther M. Grady, died in 1976. Born in Elmira, N.Y., he was a son of the late Joseph and Lena Grady. Grady had been employed for 20 years as a machine design engineer by Unex Machine and Tool Co. Inc., Cumru Township, retiring in 1980. He held two patents on designs he formulated. He was a 1933 graduate of Shillington High School. Grady was a life member of the Pricetown Rod and Gun Club. He is also survived by a son, Terrence P., Mohnton; and two daughters, Judy (Grady) Tice, Reading, and Eileen (Grady) Gilbert, Exeter Township. Other survivors include a stepdaughter, Nancy (Berger) Straihn, Reading; a stepson, David Berger, Mohnton; and a brother, John, Reading. There are also 14 grandchildren and 24 great-grandchildren. Graveside services will be Thursday at 10 a.m. in Forest Hills Memorial Park, Reiffton. Whelan Schwartz Funeral Home Inc. is in charge of arrangements.

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