Obituary for John Grose

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John Grose

Died: February 26, 2017

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.


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Laurie Amanda Hanin Butler posted on3/4/17

The measure of a man is the depth of feeling upon his loss. Tiger (John) will be sorely missed. Sam (Mandy)


Cheryl posted on3/3/17

May John rest in peace after his long and hard battle these last few years. Prayers for his family as they start his celebration of life and may they find peace knowing he is in heaven