Jane E. Groves

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Jane E. Groves of West Grove, Pa. Jane E. Groves, age 83, of West Grove, Pa., formerly of Unionville, died Tuesday October 30, 2012 at the Barclay Friends Nursing Home, in West Chester, Pa. She was the wife of the late W. Burnett Groves who died in 1998 and with whom she shared 48 years of marriage. Born in Pennsbury Twp. Pa., she was a daughter of the late Clarence McAllister and the late Emily (Wilson) Waibel. Jane graduated from Unionville High School and The Chester County Hospital School of Nursing. She was a charter member of the Po-Mar-Lin Fire Company, and a member of the East Marlborough Ladies Auxiliary to the Chester County Hospital. Prior to working at Chester County Surgical Associates she was a nurse at Chester County Hospital for many years. She enjoyed crossword puzzles, playing bingo, reading, and enjoyed traveling to Maine and the mountains of northern Pa. Survivors include one son, Jeffrey Groves and his wife Sandy of Unionville, Pa., two daughters, Donna Dawson and her husband Paul of Lancaster, Pa. and Patricia White of West Chester, Pa., one brother, Clarence "Mickey" McAllister of Taylorsville, Ga. two sisters, Blanche Hands of Marydel, Del, and Betty Casolaro of Orwigsburg, Pa, four grandchildren and four great grandchildren, Paul Dawson Jr, of Kennett Square, Pamela Decker and her husband Jimmy and their children, CJ, Sarah, and Jacob of Avondale, Matthew Groves and his wife Kara and their daughter Kaylee of Ephrata, and Kimberly Groves of Unionville. You are invited to visit with Jane's family from 9:30 to 11 a.m. Saturday November 3, 2012 at the Kuzo & Grieco Funeral Home Inc. (610-444-4116) 250 W. State St. kennett Square, PA 19348. Her funeral service will follow at 11a.m. Interment will be in Longwood Cemetery. Contributions in her memory may be made to the Po-Mar-Lin Fire Company, PO Box 36, Unionville, PA 19375. To share a memory with Jane's family, please visit www.griecocares.com

Published in The Daily Local on Oct. 31, 2012
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