Peter H. Grant, November 11, 1922 - May 6, 2018

Peter H. Grant
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Peter H. Grant, age 95, of Eau Claire died peacefully on Sunday, May 6, 2018, at Dove Healthcare West Reflections under hospice care. Peter was born on November 11, 1922, in Herman, Minnesota, the son of Donald and Mary Grant.

Peter married Ann Seil and had 6 children:  Duane, Diane, Debbie, Annette, Barbara, and Donald.  Peter served in the army for 20 years during World War II, Korean War, and Vietnam War.  He retired in 1966 with the rank of major.  Then he worked at Qualitone Hearing Aid factory in Minneapolis after residing in the St. Cloud area.   

In 1989 he married Beverly June Skoug in Strum and lived there until they moved to Eau Claire in 2004.

Peter is survived by wife Beverly June, Son Duane and wife Barbara, stepdaughter Kay Ratajczak, step son-in-law Darrell Broten, step grandchildren Jean Haan and husband Bruce, John Ratajczak, step great-grandchildren Ethan and Zoey Ratajczak, special friends Tracey Laitinen and Pat Wood.

Peter was preceded in death by his parents, brothers Alex, James, John, Bill, sisters Mary, Elizabeth, Margaret, stepdaughter Frances Broten.

A memorial service will take place at 2:00 pm on Thursday, May 10, 2018 at Hulke Family Funeral Home with Pastor Valerian Ahles officiating.  Memorial visitation will take place at the funeral home on Thursday from 1:00 pm until the time of service. Inurnment with military honors will take place at a later date in the North Dakota Veterans Cemetery in Mandan, North Dakota

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Hulke Family Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 3209 Rudoph Road, Eau Claire, WI 54701 is assisting the family with the arrangements.


  1. Editor 164th Infantry News June 20, 2018

    Very sad to hear about Pete's passing. One of the last original members of the 164th Infantry Regiment, North Dakota Army National Guard. His name will be listed in a future issue of the 164th Infantry News. Our condolences.