GROVE ROBERT L

CW3 Robert L Grove was a VHPA member who died after his tour in Vietnam on 03/22/2015 at the age of 77.5
Daleville, AL
Flight Class 67-15
Date of Birth 10/06/1937
Served in the U.S. Army
Served in Vietnam with D/3/5 CAV in 67-68, 271 ASHC in 69-70
Call signs in Vietnam SPOOK 2, WAR WAGON 15, INNKEEPER 13
This information was provided by Alvie Cook

More detail on this person: Grove, Sr., Robert Leroy Robert Leroy Grove, Sr. (CW3, U.S. Army Retired) a resident of Daleville, Alabama, passed away Sunday evening, March 22, 2015. He was 77. Graveside funeral services with full military honors will be at 11:00 a.m., Sunday, March 29, 2015 at Daleville Memorial Gardens with Pastor Doug Dowdey officiating and Sorrells Funeral Home & Crematory of Enterprise directing. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Saturday from 5:00-7:00. Flowers will be accepted, or donations may be made to Wounded Warriors, P.O. Box 758517, Topeka, KS 66675. Bob was a distinguished Vietnam Veteran who served two tours as a helicopter pilot assigned to the 3rd Squadron, 5th Cavalry, 9th Infantry Division. He received a Distinguished Flying Cross as well as numerous other honors for heroism. He was a lifetime member of VFW Post 6020 in Daleville, and also a founding member of the PHPA. He is survived by his beloved wife of 57 years, Deloris Ann Grove; a son, Robert L. Grove, Jr. and his wife Ann, of Fountain Inn, SC; two daughters: Kelly Grove of Atlanta, GA, and Mary Grove of Dothan, AL. He is also survived by three grandchildren: CPL Robert F. Grove (USMC), MM2 Nathan B. Grove (USN), and Margaret Grove Ferro and her husband Cris Ferro (USN). Sorrells Funeral Home and Crematory 334-347-9598 is in charge of arrangements.

Burial information: Daleville Memorial Gardens, Daleville, AL

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Date posted on this site: 09/19/2018


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