Frank R. Groh
BERLIN — Frank Raymond Groh, 81, died Thursday, Jan. 10, 2013, at Atlantic General Hospital in Berlin. Born in Yonkers, N.Y., he was the son of the late Frank Grohowski and Mary O'Bara Grohowski. He is survived by his wife, Irene Groh, and daughter, Lisa G. Marks, and her husband, David, of McLean, Va. He leaves behind two grandchildren, Daniel and Serena Marks.
Mr. Groh had served in the U.S. Marine Corps
. He participated in operations against enemy forces in South and Central Korea from 1951 to 1952. He had been employed in the banking field for nearly 50 years, retiring as vice president of the Bank of New York-Mellon. Frank served as president of the Credit Grantors Association of Westchester, and was recognized for his untiring devotion to the credit industry in 1996. He was a member of Boggs-Disharoon American Legion Post 123 and St. John Neumann Catholic Church. He loved fishing, golf, traveling and was an avid reader.
A memorial service will be announced at a later date. In lieu of flowers, a donation in his memory may be made to Diakonia (provides emergency shelter and food services), 12747 Old Bridge Rd., Ocean City, Md. 21842.
Arrangements are in the care of Burbage Funeral Home in Berlin.