Prof. Ray Grontkowski, In Memoriam

We are saddened to report the death of our beloved colleague Ray Grontkowski.


During his nearly 60 years at Fordham, Dr. Grontkowski dedicated his whole self to educating, challenging, and inspiring generations of Fordham students and families to think with an engaged mind and discerning heart about philosophical issues of life and death. Professor Grontkowski taught close to 16,000 Fordham students, and this spring marked his 117th semester of service to the University. Dr. Grontkowski will always be remembered for his practical wisdom, patience,
astounding organizational skills, and Ignatian care. 

A full story on Dr. Grontkowski's career is live here.

Tuesday, February 27 from 2:00-4:00pm and 7:00-9:00pm
McGrath Funeral Home
20 Cedar Street
Bronxville, NY 10708

(914) 337-6770

Mass of Christian Burial:
Wednesday, February 28 at 10:30am
Fordham University Church
441 East Fordham Road
Bronx, NY 10458

Entombment to follow at:
Woodlawn Cemetery
4199 Webster Avenue
Bronx, NY 10470

Requiescat in pace.