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William "Bill" Groom

GROOM, William "Bill" - In Loving Memory of William "Bill" Groom, 81 years. Peacefully Friday, January 22nd, 2016 at Health Sciences North with loving family at his side. Beloved husband of wife Eleanor (Moore) Groom, predeceased 2008. Loving father of Debbie Fortin, Jeff Groom (wife Jane), and Glenn (wife Shannon). Cherished grandfather of Alicia (Braiden), Jordan (Nico) and Jaclyn (Julian). Special friend to Dianne Acteson. Dear son of Don & Audrey (McLean) Groom both predeceased. Dear brother of Joan Geden and Lois Armstrong. Sadly missed by nieces and nephews. Bill was very dedicated to his community and helping others. He sat on the organizing committee for numerous sporting events in Sudbury but most notably the 1983 Brier. Bill also enjoyed hunting and fishing and could not be deterred from his fall trek to Manitoulin Island, but his favourite place to be was On The Rocks of Pig Island at camp in Whitefish Falls spending time with family and friends. Memorial Visitation at the JACKSON AND BARNARD FUNERAL HOME 233 Larch Street, Sudbury (Friends may call 2-4; 6-8pm Wednesday with a memorial service at 7PM under the auspices of the Nickel Lodge #427 AF & AM) Memorial Service in St. Peter's United Church 203 York Street, Sudbury, Thursday, January 28th, 2016 at 11am. Cremation with interment in the family plot at the Park Lawn Cemetery, Sudbury. In lieu of flowers donations to the Shrine Children Hospital would be appreciated. To light a memorial candle, donations or messages of condolences available on-line at www.lougheed.org13019591
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Posted by Joan and Richard Arthur (Friend) On Saturday, January 30, 2016
Joan and Lois our sincere sympathies.
Posted by Dan Sinclair (Friend) On Tuesday, January 26, 2016
Bill, you were the best curling coach ever!
Posted by Jim and Ruth Balleny (Church friends) On Monday, January 25, 2016
We are thinking of the family and remembering the happy smile and always jovial demeanour. You will be sorely missed by your family and your Church family.
Posted by Stephen Pearce and Joanne Serre (Lodge brother) On Monday, January 25, 2016
Condolences to Dianne and the Groom family from Stephen Pearce (Bethel Lodge) and Joanne Serré.
with heart felt sympathy
Posted by michael quinn (friend) On Monday, January 25, 2016
Dear Jeff and family may your faith and the support of family and friends ,give you strength and comfort at this difficult time.

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