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Peter Grant
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Obituary for Peter Grant

Peter Anthony Grant, age 41, of Mattoon passed away at 11:40 p.m. on Wednesday, November 22, 2017 at his residence.
Funeral services honoring his life will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, December 2, 2017 at Schilling Funeral Home with Pastor Claude Magee Jr. officiating. Burial will follow at Dodge Grove Cemetery. Visitation for family and friends will be held from 4:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. on Friday, December 1, 2017 at the funeral home.
Peter was born on February 25, 1976 in Charleston the son of Joseph Edward II and Madonna (Cole) Grant. He married Nina Marie Pullum on June 8, 2002.
Survivors include his loving wife Nina Grant of Mattoon, IL; four children, Ethan Grant, Josiah Grant, Ayla Grant and Zedekiah Grant all of Mattoon, IL; mother, Madonna Grant of Charleston, IL; siblings, Joe Grant, Jim Grant, Jake Grant, Donna Roach, Josh Grant, Gabe Grant, Sarah Tomlinson and Jorge Grant; numerous aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins. Peter was preceded in death by his father and grandparents.
Peter graduated from Eastern Illinois University with a bachelor’s degree in English and a master’s degree in Computer Technology. He also obtained a Master of Theology from Christian Life School of Theology and earned his board certification as a Naturopathic Doctor through the Trinity School of Natural Health. Peter worked at E.I.U. at the Center for Academic Technology Support department for 14 years. He was a student advocate and loved to educate. Peter enjoyed writing poetry and had a passion for helping others through his knowledge of health and wellness. Peter stood by his beliefs throughout his life. Most of all, he cherished spending time with his family. Peter will be greatly missed, but fondly remembered by all those who knew and loved him.
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4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Schilling Funeral Home

1301 Charleston Avenue
Mattoon, IL 61938

Funeral Service




11:00 AM
Schilling Funeral Home

1301 Charleston Avenue
Mattoon, IL 61938

Cemetery Details


Dodge Grove Cemetery

917 N. 22nd St.
Mattoon, IL 61938

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The Family


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