BOARDMAN - John W. Grooms Jr., 66, died Wednesday, July 3, 2013, at the Hospice House in Poland.
John was born March 28, 1947, in New Castle, Pa., a son of the late John W. and Lotta I. McConnell Grooms Sr.
John retired as a chef from Hooligan's in Boardman.
He is survived by his wife, the former Shirley Schultheis; three daughters, Heather White of Boardman, Barbara Weber of East Palestine and Tina Snyder of Alliance; one sister, Robyn Andrick of Beaver Falls, Pa.; and 12 grandchildren.
Private family services will be held at a later date.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the care of the Staton-Borowski Funeral Home.