Robert L. Grove

NILES – Robert L. Grove, 61, passed away Tuesday afternoon, Aug. 12, 2014, at his residence.

Robert was born Oct. 2, 1952, in Indiana, Pa., the son of Harvey and Minnie Grove.

He was a graduate of Niles McKinley High School. He worked as a real estate agent and a mechanic.

In his spare time he loved to watch football, especially the Pittsburgh Steelers, he was involved with the local VFW’s and was a member of the Moose Lodge in Mecca Township, he loved spending time with his grandchildren, and enjoyed doing woodwork.

Robert will be missed by his daughter, Bobbi (Ryan Karr) Reiner, and grandson, Brandon Lee; his fiancee, Renee Sigurani; his nine other grandchildren, Kai-le, Aline, Nayla, Elijah, Brandon Lee, Tyler, Randy, Anthony, Ian and Mathew; his sister-in-law, JoAnne (Ronald) Holes; and his cousins, Gerald and Lisa Holes.

He was preceded in death by his parents and his wife, Judith Grove, who passed away Jan. 12, 2000.

Services will be held for Robert at noon on Friday at Lane Family Funeral Homes, Niles Chapel, located at 415 Robbins Ave., Niles. Friends and family may call two hours prior to services.

Interment will take place in Dugan Cemetery in Fowler.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be sent to the family to help with funeral services. Family and friends may send condolences by at

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