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Vicki Lynn Smith Groves
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Birth: 1948
Death: Jul. 5, 2014

VICKI LYNN (SMITH) GROVES, 65, passed away Saturday, July 5, 2014 in the early morning at Parkview Regional Medical Center due to complications from a nine month battle with lung cancer. Vicki was a nurse and started at Parkview Hospital after she finished nursing school in the 1970's. She left Parkview to work for Fort Wayne Cardiology, recently retiring after 33+ years of service. Vicki greatly loved the people she worked with and the patients that she met on the way. "She will be greatly missed by all, especially by her grandchildren who loved her dearly and forever." Surviving are her children, Douglas (Jill) Groves and Angela (Terry) Tye; grandchildren, Chelsea and Brooklyn Groves and Kory and Jordan Tye; sister and friend, Claudia Casiano; nephews, Tony (Deanna) and Paul (Michelle) Casiano; great-nieces, Maria and Olivia Casiano; best friend of 35 years, Diane (Mike) Titus; and many other friends. She was preceded in death by her parents, James E. "Jim" and Betty J. (Knox) Smith. Memorial service is 1 p.m. Thursday, July 17, 2014 at Advantage Funeral Home, 2403 E. Wallen Road, Fort Wayne, (IN 46825), with calling two hours prior. Inurnment at Highland Park Cemetery, Fort Wayne, following the service. Memorial donations may be made in honor of Vicki to Vicki Grove's Grandchildrens' college fund, CollegeChoice 529 c/o Jill Groves, 2208 Skyhawk Dr., Fort Wayne, (IN 46815) or
American Cancer Society
@ Thank you for your donation. 
Highland Park Cemetery
Fort Wayne
Allen County
Indiana, USA
Plot: Praying Hands cremation niche (west side)
Created by: Scott Shoup
Record added: Jul 13, 2014
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Vicki Lynn <i>Smith</i> Groves
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 Added: Jul. 13, 2014

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