Roy O. “Skeeter” Grant, age 67, of Jefferson Hills, passed away on Thursday, September 30, 2021 at Jefferson Hospital. He was a bus driver with Port Authority, a former employee of Wheeling Pittsburgh Steel and Bekavac Funeral Homes, and a football coach. Skeeter loved riding his motorcycle and was an avid hunter. Born May 3, 1954 in McKeesport, he was a son of Harriet (Williams) Grant of Jefferson Hills and the late Roy A. Grant. He is survived by his daughter, Mackenzie (Craig Martin) Grant of Port Vue; son, Ian Grant of Jefferson Hills; soulmate, Denise Grant of Clairton; brothers, Daniel (Debbie) Grant of North Huntingdon and David (April) Grant of Jefferson Hills; nieces and nephews, Brenda, Brandon (Katie) and Brian Grant, Savannah (Troy) Gilbert and Roy (Jenna Sheridan) Grant; great nieces and nephews, Jackson and Autumn Grant, Demi, Indie and (soon to arrive) Cami Gilbert; also survived by his beloved dog, Sasha. Friends will be received in the Paul E. Bekavac Funeral Home, Elizabeth on Sunday, October 3, 2021 from 5-8PM and Monday, October 4, 2021 from Noon-4 and 6-8PM. Funeral service will take place on Tuesday, October 5, 2021 at 10AM in the funeral home chapel with Pastor Jude Urso officiating. Burial to follow in Round Hill Cemetery, Elizabeth Twp. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105 or Boys Town, 14100 Crawford Street, Boys Town, NE 68010.
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