David Groves Obituary

David Franklin Groves
David Franklin Groves

June 20, 1933 - December 26, 2018
Born in Columbus, Ohio
Resided in Lombard, Illinois


David Franklin Groves, longtime resident of Lombard, died peacefully Wednesday, December 26, 2018. He was 85.

David was born June 20, 1933 in Columbus, Ohio. He attended Oak Park River Forest High School. Upon graduation, David returned to Ohio to attend The Ohio State University.

David is preceded in death by his brother Jon in 2008. David is survived by Patricia, his wife of 57 years, their 3 children; Keith (Kim) of Arlington Heights, Glenn (Alena) of O’Fallon, Missouri and Linda, (Brad) of Chicago, and 6 grandchildren; Abigail, Meredith, Sam Sarah, Harrison and Sydney.

A unique soul, David was very funny and loved his Alma Mater, The Ohio State University and their Football Program. He will be greatly missed.

Private services will be held at his residence.



Funeral Home
DuPage Cremations, Ltd. and Memorial Chapel
951 W. Washington St.
West Chicago, IL US 60185