James Grippe passed away on May 12, 2021 surrounded by his loving family. Greatest love was his family, his wife of 60 years, his children, and being "Poppy" of 17 and 2 great grandchildren. Beloved husband of Janet. Loving father of Donna O'Hara (Joe), Lisa deBlasi (Henry), Jennifer Cavaliere ( Mike), Jimmy Grippe Jr. (Joanne) Michael Grippe (Tara), and Glen Grippe (Tara). Cherished grandfather of 17 and great grandfather of 2. Dear brother of Thomas Grippe (Robin). In lieu of flowers, donations to the Good Shepherd Hospice.