Monday, March 16, 2015

Robert “Bob” Grogean (March 13, 2015)

Robert “Bob” Grogean age 76, of Versailles, Ohio passed away at 5:00 A.M. on Friday, March 13, 2015 at his residence. Bob was born September 2, 1938 in Dayton, Ohio to the late Walter & Esther (Subler) Grogean.

Bob is survived by his wife, Mary (Meyers) Grogean whom he married November 24, 1960; daughters & son-in-law, Michelle & Mark Dapore of Mason, Ohio and Amy Grogean of Greenville, Ohio; grandchildren, Alex Dapore, Corey Dapore and Marissa Dapore; great-grandchild, Wyatt Dapore; sister & brother-in-law, Patricia & Paul Francis of Versailles, Ohio; sister-in-law, Helen Grogean of Versailles, Ohio; and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.

Bob served in the U.S. Marine Corps. Bob was a welder and machinist at various tool shops. He was a member of St. Denis Catholic Church, Versailles Vets Club and the Versailles Fraternal Order of Eagles Aerie #2347.

A Memorial Mass will be held at 10:30 A.M. on Wednesday, April 8, 2015 at St. Denis Catholic Church in Versailles with Rev. Fr. James Simons celebrant. Burial will be at a later date in St. Valbert Cemetery in Versailles with military honors conducted by the Versailles Veteran’s Honor Guard. Arrangements are under the direction of Bailey Zechar Funeral Home in Versailles. Condolences for the family may be expressed through