Mary Ruth Grover, 76, beloved wife of Roy Lipscomb, passed away on August 30, 2021, after a long illness.
Mary was pre-deceased by her parents Frank Grover and Anita (Brown) Grover, and by her cherished brothers Michael and John (Ruth Ann). She was the devoted sister of Joe (Shima), Jim (Jan), Kathleen, Margaret LaFranier (Mike), Steve (Cindy), and Andy (Thea Arai), and was blessed with many cousins, nieces, and nephews.
Brilliant and thoughtful from an early age, Mary delighted in literature, poetry, music, theater, and the natural sciences.
Mary chose to donate her body to scientific research. An online memorial service will be held on Tuesday, September 14, at 7 pm Central Time. Contact [email protected]
An in-person memorial service will be held at a future date.
In lieu of flowers, please make a donation in Mary's honor to a worthy cause.
Published by Chicago Tribune on Sep. 12, 2021.