Grover H. Bays

Grover H. Bays
Grover H. Bays, 90 years, formerly of Allentown died Friday, September 27, 2013, at Whitehall Manor. He was the husband of the late Janina G. (Galzinski) Bays. Born in Lookout, WV he was the son of the late Grover Cleveland and Clara Max (Haynes) Bays. Grover was an active member of Asbury United Methodist Church where he served as a member of the choir, a Sunday school teacher and an usher. He was a graduate of West Virginia University where he received his BSCE. Before retiring Grover worked as a civil engineer for the former Lehigh Structural and the former Reimer and Fisher Engineers of Allentown. He served as a 1st Lieutenant in the Army during WWII. Survivors: are his sons, James G. and wife Deanna of Cresco and Donald R. and wife Debra of Allentown; brothers, Robert C. of Alma, AR and Sam R. of Summersville, WV; grandchildren Jamie Govaeea and husband Bobby, Kelly Stueven and husband Ryan, and Jason Bays; sister-in-law Lorraine Bays of Long Beach, WA, and nieces and nephews. Grover was preceded in death by a sister Louise C. Givens; brother John D. and daughter-in-law Bonnie Bays. Services: Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, October 4, 2013, at Asbury United Methodist Church, 1533 Springhouse Road, Allentown, PA 18104. There will be a calling period from 10 to 11 a.m. at the church. Contributions: Memorial contributions may be made in his name, payable to the church or to the care of the Brubaker Funeral Home, Inc. 234 Walnut St. Catasauqua, 18032. Online condolences may be made to the family at

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Brubaker Funeral Home, Inc. - Catasauqua
234 Walnut Street  Catasauqua, PA 18032

Published in Morning Call on Sept. 29, 2013