Grant Crider

Grant Crider

Grant Warren Bruce Crider, 33, of North Branch, Minnesota, passed away suddenly Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2014, at his home in North Branch.
Grant was born Aug. 2, 1980, to Kevin and Kathryn (Fitch) Crider at Cambridge Memorial Hospital in Cambridge, Minn. He was an only child and lived in North Branch. He attended the North Branch School District. He enjoyed art, electronics, sports, ice skating and hockey, video gaming, music and concerts, camping, swimming, fishing and hunting, cooking, BBQing, bike riding, snowmobiling and he loved and enjoyed the many pets he had in his life. He was a devoted and loving caregiver to his beloved mother. Grant always made sure his mother and daughter were loved and taken care of. His family and friends were the dearest to him all.
Grant is survived by parents Kevin and Kathryn (Fitch) Crider; daughter Courtney Stromberg; Courtneys mother, Amy Stromberg; uncles and aunts: Marlene (Donald) Olsen, Garland Crider, Jefferson (Linda) Crider, Darwin Crider, Darrell (Donna) Crider, Diane (Kenny) Roseland, Andrea Rhoades, Penny Hecht, Theresa (Ted) Hecht, Ron (Jean) Fitch, Patricia (Steve) Bernin; cousins Carrie (Shane) Anderson, Jeff Fitch, Chris (Ericka) Fitch, Dylan Waldhoff; second cousins Elijah Waldhoff, Olivia Waldhoff; and many other relatives and far too many friends to list.
Grant is preceded in death by grandparents Grant and Marie (Kohklin) Crider, Wesley and Marjoria (Brown) Fitch.
A memorial service was held Monday, Jan. 27, 2014, at Grandstrand Funeral Home in North Branch. Family interment will take place at a later date.
Grant touched so many lives with his loving kindness and his boundless sense of humor and will be missed by all who knew him.
Dave Kunz said it best, “The biggest people have the biggest hearts.”
In lieu of flowers memorials are preferred.
Arrangements were under the direction of Grandstrand Funeral Home in North Branch. Condolences maybe left at

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