Gordon Groven died January 11th, 2014 at Portland, Oregon where he had resided for two years, moving from Ellensburg, WA.
Gordon was born in 1929 in Walsh County, North Dakota to Minerva and Emil Groven. He graduated from Grafton high school in 1947. He was a Korean War
veteran where he served in heavy artillery in Korea.
He was married to Marilyn Hove. Three children survive: Dr. Mark Groven, Seattle, Susan Hingson and William DeWitz of Portland, Oregon. Also surviving are 7 grandchildren and 1 great grandchild, a brother-in-law, Winten Gunderson, Grafton, N.D., 3 nieces and 2 nephews.
Preceding Mr. Groven in death are his parents, a brother, Earl and sister, Helen June Gunderson.
Memorial services are pending and will be held in Portland, OR.