Myrtle P. "Pat" Grove (nee Russell), 80, passed away unexpectedly at Medina Hospital in Medina, Saturday, February 2, 2013. She was born April 1, 1932 in Acosta, Pennsylvania, and had resided in Avon Lake for the past 52 years.
Pat was employed for 20 years at St. John West Shore in Central Supply. She was a longtime member of College Heights Baptist Church, Elyria. She enjoyed bowling, playing cards, and time spent with her grandchildren.
Mrs. Grove is survived by her children, William R. (Carol) of Cleveland, Linda K. (Dan) of Shelby, Ronald J. (Donna) of Avon Lake, and Peggy S. (Gary) of Litchfield; 10 grandchildren, Carolyn, Jennifer, Brandon, Matt, Megan, Brett, David, Brooke, Carrie, and Cheryl; four great-grandchildren, Zia, Joshua, Alexandra, and Kennedy.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Herbert R. Grove in 2010; parents, Donald and Naomi Russell (nee Nicklow).
Friends may call from 5 to 8 P.M., Friday, February 8, 2013 at the Busch Funeral Home, 163 Avon-Belden Road, Avon Lake. A funeral service will be in the Mausoleum at Resthaven Memory Garden, 3700 Center Rd., Avon, on Saturday, February 9, 2013 at 11 A.M. Reverend Dr. Darrell Deer, Pastor of College Heights Baptist Church, will officiate.
Memorial contributions can be forwarded to College Heights Baptist Church, 980 Abbe Rd. N, Elyria, OH 44035.
To leave an online condolence, go to www.buschfuneral.com