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GROFF, Jerome Thomas "Jerry"
GROFF - Jerome Thomas "Jerry"
Age 79, passed away at his home in Madison, AL surrounded by his family, on Friday, September 20, 2013. He was born April 6, 1934 in Buffalo, NY where he resided until 2006. He is survived by his three children, Jerome Thomas (Sharon) Groff, Jr. of Clarence, NY,
Christine (John) DiCarlo, and Rebecca (Russell) Hailey, both of Madison, AL; grandchildren, Jennifer, Lisa, and Julie DiCarlo, Rachel (Joel) Paris, Sarah and Kimberly Groff, Shannon Groff and
fiance; Alex Gerould, and Matthew and Kamryn Hailey; brother, Michael (Nancy) Groff; several nieces and nephews; and countless people who loved him as "Grandpa." He is preceded in death
by his wife of 40 years, Barbara Groff. A Memorial Mass will be held in his honor on Monday, October 14, 2013 at 10:00 AM at St. Martha's Catholic Church, 10 French Road, Depew, NY. He will be laid to rest in Clarence, NY. The family would like to give special thanks to Dr. Ali B. Hachem and the staff at The Cancer Center of Huntsville for the exceptional care given to him during his
illness. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to The Cancer Center of Huntsville Patient Assistance Fund, 201 Governors Drive, Huntsville, AL 35801. Family was assisted by BERRYHILL FUNERAL HOME, Huntsville, A