Dorothy Groves

Jerseyville |

Dorothy Groves, 94, passed away on September 3, 2022, in Jerseyville. She was born on March 30, 1928 in Fieldon to Frank O. & Wilhelmina “Minnie” (Wieghardt) Loellke.

She married Charles A. Groves on December 11, 1954, and shared 39 years of marriage until his death.

Dorothy was an LPN at Jersey Community Hospital and a member of Kane Baptist Church.

She is survived by her daughter: Susan (William Louis) Finkes, Jr. of Dow; her grandchildren: Sara (Scott) Hunter, Kyle (Tammy) Finkes, and Nathan (Kacie) Finkes; her great-grandchildren: Aubrey, Sophie, Henry, Dylan, Jillian, Talan, Peyton, Maura, Ronan, Orion, and Indie; and her great-great-grandchild: Braylin.

Dorothy is preceded in death by her parents, husband, son: David A. Groves, great-grandson: Zachary Hunter, and her sister: Eileen Gowin.

Visitation will be held on Wednesday, September 7, 2022, from 10:00 am – 12:00 (noon) at Alexander Funeral Home. The Funeral will be held following the visitation at noon at Alexander Funeral Home. The burial will take place at Oak Grove Cemetery in Jerseyville. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society.


Obit Provided By:
Alexander Funeral Home

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