James F. Grooms Jr. 1960-2019

WARREN — James F. Grooms Jr., 58, of Warren, died Monday, June 10, 2019, at his home.

He was born July 9, 1960, in Warren, the son of the late James F. Grooms Sr. and Gwendolyn Pentz Doyle.

James was an avid Cleveland Browns fan, enjoyed fishing and cooking, and creating artistic items with his hands. He was a rescue animal advocate. James loved spending time with his family and had a very funny sense of humor. He was a veteran of the United States Coast Guard.

He is survived by his mother, Gwendolyn Pentz Doyle; daughters, Jennifer Grooms of Warren and Shauna Grooms of Allen Park, Mich.; partner, Sandra Cunin of Warren; sister, Joy White of Howland; brother, Jason (Robin) Grooms of Las Vegas; stepdaughters, Tiffany (Carolyn) Cunin of Washington, D.C., Andrea Cunin of Wilmington, N.C., Kimberly (Gordon) Harry of Wake Forest, N.C., and Monica (Terence) Check of Reston, Va.; and grandchildren, Callie and June Harry.

He was preceded in death by his father, James F. Grooms Sr.

A memorial service will be held at a later date. Cremation has taken place.

Arrangements have been entrusted to the Carl W. Hall Funeral Home, 533 N. Park Ave., Warren.

The family requests that material contributions be made to Animal Welfare League, 812 Youngstown Kingsville Road, Vienna, Ohio 44473, in his memory.

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