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Vicki Carol Grove

August 11, 1938 - June 23, 2017

Vicki C. Grove age 78 a longtime resident of Springfield IL. and Long Beach MS. passed away on Friday, June 23, 2017.  Vicki was born in Eldorado, IL on August 11 1938 to the late James and Lena (Hardesty) Poole.  She married Kenneth C. Grove on June 10, 1964 and he preceded her in death in 2000.  Vicki was a faithful member of the Baptist Church.

She will also be remembered working at the Governor’s office in Springfield IL and the Office of Personnel Management in Gulfport MS.  She loved mastering brain teasers, her cats and interacting with family especially the grandkids.  She was very dedicated to her family and friends and will always be remembered as a very kind soul who always provided sound advice.  She was a good wife, mother, grandmother, great grandmother and friend and will be missed by everyone.

Vicki is survived by her son John Grove of Virginia Beach, Daughter in law Michele Grove; Step son Kenneth “Casey” Grove; 2 Grandchildren, Alex Hutcheson and Cameron Grove; 3 Great Grandchildren, Dylan, Bentley, and Kaiden; Sister, Jo Maloney of Mt. Vernon, IN. She was also preceded in death by her son Manuel Grove and her sisters Eileen Rice, Ann Dunkel, and Betty Drone.

Visitation for Vicki will be on Monday, July 3, 2017 from 11:00A.M. to 12:00 PM at the Ellinger-Kunz and Park Funeral Home 530 North 5th Street in Springfield IL.62702.  A prayer service for Vicki will be said at 12:00 PM.   Her interment will follow at Camp Butler National Cemetery in Springfield IL.

Service Information

Visitation Information

Date: Monday, July 3, 2017

Time: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Location:

Ellinger-Kunz Funeral & Park Funeral Home

530 North 5th St
Springfield, IL 62702


Service Information

Date: Monday, July 3, 2017

Time: 12:00 pm

Location:

Ellinger-Kunz Funeral & Park Funeral Home

530 North 5th St
Springfield, IL 62702

Prayer Service


Cemetery Information

Date: Monday, July 3, 2017

Time: 1:00 pm

Location:

Camp Butler National Cemetery

5063 Camp Butler Road
Springfield, IL 62707


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