Noah John Grimes

Noah John Grimes, 17, of Hinsdale passed away Aug. 19, 2020, in Piedmont, Calif.

He was born in 2003 in Lake Forest to Steven and Sally (Johns) Grimes.

Noah was a student at Piedmont High School. He was a beautiful, brilliant young man, full of charisma and a smile that lit up the world. Noah was an athlete — playing goalie for his hockey team for eight years — as well as a gifted writer. He was an old soul, loved classic rock music and was a friend to many. His most remarkable quality was his compassion for his family, friends and the world around him. He will be deeply missed.

Noah attended Christ Church of Oak Brook.

Noah was preceded in death by his grandparents, Mr. T.K. and Annie Johns and Dr. James and Joan Grimes.

He is survived by his parents, Steven and Sally Grimes of Hinsdale; his sister, Isabel Grimes; his aunts and uncles, Susan and Jon Ricker, Mike and Jenn Grimes and Jennifer White; and his cousins, Tristan Ricker, Trevor Ricker, Trisha White and Angela White.

Visitation will be held from 4 to 7 p.m. Friday, Aug. 28, at Sullivan Funeral Home, 60 S. Grant St., Hinsdale.

An additional visitation will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 29, at Clancy-Gernon Funeral Home, 295 Main St. NW, Bourbonnais. A funeral service will take place at the funeral home at 11 a.m.

Entombment will follow at All Saints Cemetery Mausoleum in Bourbonnais.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made online to the Brain and Behavior Research Foundation at