|Birth: ||Jul. 2, 1927|
|Death: ||Apr. 23, 2009|
Betty J. Grove, of York Springs, entered into God's care April 23, 2009 in Hanover..
She was the daughter of the late Sewell and Elsie (Ratcliff) Smith.
Mrs. Grove was a member of Gettysburg United Methodist Church for over thirty years. She was employed with the Bermudian Public School District for 16 years as a cafeteria worker until her retirement in 1991. Previously, Mrs. Grove served as the house mother at Scotland School for Veterans' Children. She was also employed at Dutchcraft which was where she met her husband.
Some of the greatest joys in Mrs. Grove's life were the times she spent traveling with her husband. She particularly enjoyed their trips to Europe, California, and the Caribbean. The couple also liked attending shows at Dutch Apple Dinner Theater, camping with the Gettysburg Wanderers Camping Club, and spending time at the ocean. She loved making friends wherever she went, and her outgoing personality will be missed.
She was the loving wife of 33 years of Robert C. Grove amd surviving, in addition to him, is her brother, Robert M. Smith of Gettysburg; two nieces, Deborah E. Horn and husband Martin of Gettysburg, and Kathy DeVine and husband Stephen of New Oxford; her great-niece, Sarah Horn of Gettysburg; two great-nephews, Matthew Horn of Red Lion, and Martin J. Horn of Gettysburg; and her great-great-nephew, Andrew Griffith of Red Lion.
She was preceded in death by her step-son, William A. Grove.
Robert C. Grove (1920 - 2012)*
Created by: Just another taphophile
Record added: Apr 25, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 36361529
RIP Betty, you and Bob are together again & I bet you are dancing up a storm now|
Added: May. 17, 2012
Added: Jan. 16, 2010