Marcia L. Grone
Marcia L. Grone

DELPHOS, Ohio — Marcia L. Grone, 46, of Delphos, died at 5 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 18, 2014, at her residence surrounded by her loving family after battling cancer for the last five months.

She was born May 13, 1967, in St. Rita’s Medical Center in Lima, to Irvin and Mary (Baldauf) Grone. They survive in Delphos.

She enjoyed gardening and taking care of the flowers at A & W. She loved animals but most of all she loved spending her time with her son Zach and going to his sporting and school events.

She was a member of St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church.

She was a 1985 graduate of Delphos St. John’s High School and graduated from Lima Tech with a two-year degree.

She started working at Mary’s A & W at the age of 11 and was currently manager there. She also took part time work for several years with the Old Barn Out Back.

Survivors include a son: Zach Grone at home in Delphos; also his father, Nate Price of Ft. Jennings; three sisters: Linda (Steve) Coil, Cindy (Kevin) Michel, and Laurie (Ron) Culp, all of Delphos; brother: Roger (Sara) Grone of Delphos; special friend: Clint Mox of Delphos, and eight nieces and nephews: Philip, Matt, and Shannon Coil, Jeff, Jason, and Rachel Michel, and Aaron and Josh Culp.

Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2014, at 11 a.m. at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church. The Rev. Dave Reinhart will officiate. Burial will be in Resurrection Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, Delphos Hospice, or Zach’s Education Fund.

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