Grose, John, 87, passed away Feb 26, 2017.
Beloved husband of Pam of 40 years and the late Doris (nee Karbach); loving father of Terry (Michael) Suchman, Richard (Christine) Grose and Dwight (Sharon) Grose; dear grandfather of Jason (Sarah) Grose, Heather (Matt) Goodin, Nicole Suchman and Lance Suchman; cherished brother of Bob (Fern) Grose; dear brother in law of Michael (Angie) Ruckle. John was a cherished uncle, and friend to many.
He loved playing sports of all kinds, especially soccer and baseball playing semi-pro for the New York Giants organization. He was an avid golfer at Whitmoor Country Club where he formed the ORFS (Old Retired Farts) Golf League. After being discharged from the Air Force, he began working for Brown Shoe Company as a salesman. He retired in 1986 as the Vice President of the Buster Brown’s Children’s operation of Brown Shoe Company. John loved his family, friends and his country.
Private family burial.