James W. Grady, Jr. died Monday at his son's home in Wilton, CT following a brief illness. He was 88 years old and lived in Boca Grande, FL.
Mr. Grady was born in New Haven, CT in 1924 and graduated from Yale University as part of the war class of 1945W. He served as an ensign in the U.S. Navy during WWII. He then attended Harvard Law School, earning an LL.B. in 1952. While at law school, he also met his future wife, Joan O'Neill, who was attending Harvard's Graduate School of Education.