Alvin H Grabinsky

Born: Thu., Dec. 18, 1952
Died: Wed., Jan. 30, 2019

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Alvin H. “Butch” Grabinsky, 66, of Kunkletown, PA, formerly of Phillipsburg, died January 30, 2019.


Born December 18, 1952 in Pattenburg, NJ, he was a son of the late Edward and Ada (Teeter) Grabinsky.


Butch was an automotive mechanic, having worked Clinton Ford, Mark Kenyon Ford, and then as the owner of Grabinsky Automotive in Phillipsburg. He last worked at Sunshine Tree and Landscape, Stewartsville, NJ.


Butch and his wife, the former Catherine Gilbert, observed their thirty-sixth wedding anniversary, December 3, 2018.


In addition to his wife, he is survived by two daughters, Jennifer Suydam and Patricia Suydam; a son Kevin Gilbert and assisted in raising Tammy Miller; four brothers, Donald Teeter, Larry, Jeffrey and Russell Grabinsky; two sisters, Freda Schibel and Ramona Cunningham; three grandchildren, Amanda and Carly Berezny and Alexandria Flyte, and several nieces and nephews.


A Celebratation of Life will be held 1:00 - 4:00 p.m., Sunday, at the Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 2115 Washington Blvd, Easton (Wilson Borough) PA. Arrangements: Noto-Wynkoop Funeral Home, 289 S Main St, Phillipsburg, NJ.


Donations: Sent to the family, in care of the funeral home, would be appreciated.

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Lynn Hacker
   Posted Sat February 02, 2019
You will truly be missed butch! My thoughts and prayers are with the family and friends. May his light shine on us always love to all

Alexandria M Flyte
   Posted Sat February 02, 2019
Im so deeply sorry to my Nanny. She lost her true soulmate. My prayers are with my nanny. God give her the strength she needs to survive this!

Joan Adams
   Posted Sat February 02, 2019
Uncle butchie, so sorry you are gone.
Until we meet again, I love you and miss you!

Christina Adams
   Posted Sat February 02, 2019
Uncle Butch was a great man. Always made everyone laugh and lit up the room with fun and humor. He will truly be missed. I will be keeping you in my prayers Uncle Butch and there will not be a day your not missed.

Francis & Colleen McIntosh
   Posted Sun February 03, 2019
Sorry for your loss could you please let us know when is the funeral and where