Wrisley Funeral Home
90 Sugarloaf Street, South Deerfield, MA 01373
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Leonard T. Grybko

Calling hours will be at Wrisley Funeral Home, in South Deerfield, Friday from 4-7 pm with funeral services, same location, Saturday at 10 am.

Leonard T. Grybko, Sr. of South Deerfield passed away Wednesday, September 13, 2017, at his home. 

Born December 29, 1929, second son of Anthony and Catherine (Kurkoski) Grybko, he spent all of his life in Deerfield.  


He graduated from Deerfield High School, Class of 1948.
He married his wife, Anne Patricia O'Hara (predeceased in 2003) on November 17, 1951. Leonard was the founder and owner of the Grybko Bus Company (est.1957.)  He operated buses until the 1980's when his son, Lenny Jr., took over the business.


In his earlier years, Leonard was active in Deerfield politics.  He served as a member of the Democratic Town Committee, and was elected to the Frontier Regional School Committee. Leonard served the committee for 13 years, 7 of which were as Chairman.   In addition to serving the school system, Lenny was appointed a member of the Zoning Board of Appeals to the Town of Deerfield.


Leonard is survived by his children, Patricia Dagrosa, her husband, Jerry, of South Deerfield and their children Emily and Lauren Dagrosa and her fiancé, Collin Cheek; Linda Pimienta and her husband, Marc, of Groton, CT; Leonard Grybko, Jr., his wife, Diane, of South Deerfield and their children Amanda Grybko, Katie Anderson and husband, Jonathon, Kristyn Korpita and husband, Dylan and Stephen Grybko; Donna Grybko of Deerfield; Cynthia Morawski, her husband, Michael, of Whately, and their children, Sophie and Joseph Morawski; and Rosemary’s children, Ryan Conway and wife, Nicole; Hannah Morton and husband, Andrew.


In addition he had two great grandchildren, Riley Anne Morton and Duke Anderson.

3 siblings survive Leonard, Nancy Billings of Deerfield, Robert Grybko of South Deerfield, John Grybko of Millers Falls and several nieces and nephews.

Preceding Lenny in death were his son, Richard Grybko, August 6, 1969, and daughter Rosemary Conway, April 5, 2013. In addition to his children, 2 brothers, Edwin Grybko and Charles Grybko, predeceased Lenny.


Calling hours will be at Wrisley Funeral Home, in South Deerfield, Friday from 4-7 pm with funeral services, same location, Saturday at 10 am.


In lieu of flowers, the family requests a donation to a scholarship in Lenny's name:

Checks payable to:

Frontier Regional School

c/o Charlene Allen

113 N. Main Street

South Deerfield, MA 01373

Memo: Leonard T. Grybko Sr. Scholarship Fund

 

Or a charity of one's choice.

Expressions of sympathy are available at: www.wrisleyfuneralhome.com