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Dr. George J.
PAWTUCKET- Dr. George J. Grinsell DC, Died March 16th at Home and Hospice Care of Rhode Island.
He is Survived by his wife Donna (Lanzi) Grinsell and first wife Mary Joyce Grinsell.
Dr Grinsell had his Chiropractic Practice in Pawtucket for Fifty Eight Years, Retiring in 2010. He was the Past President of the Chiropractic Society of Rhode Island, He also served of the RI Chiropractic Board of Examiners. He Served as a member of the City Council of Pawtucket. He was a US Army Veteran. He was a Graduate of St Raphael Academy and the National College of Chiropractic in Chicago. He was the son of the late Dr George J Grinsell Sr and Beatrice L (Dansereau) Grinsell.
He leaves four sons, Geoff Grinsell of Pawtucket, Dr Guy Grinsell and Wife Margie of Cumberland, Jon Grinsell and wife Jenny of Ft Meyers Florida, Jay Grinsell and wife Kari of Holliston MA. Four Step Children, Gary Lanzi and wife Nancy of Yorba Linda CA, Greg Lanzi and wife Elise of Cumberland, Drew Lanzi of Attleboro MA , Erin M Riccio and Husband Robert of Pawtucket. He was the Proud PaPa of Andrew, Kaitlyn, Nicole and Trevor. Step Grandchildren Nicola, Emma, Sarah and Caroline. He leaves one Brother Dr Robert J Grinsell of Cumberland and Thompson CT.
In Lieu of Flowers contributions can be made to Home and Hospice Care of Rhode Island 1085 North Main St Providence RI 20904. Services will be Private. For online condolences visit