Willard “Jeff” Grover
Age 57, of Bennettsburg, NY, passed away on Saturday, March 1, 2014. Jeff worked at the Watkins Glen State Park for 29 years. He was a kind, giving and generous soul, and loved to hunt and fish with his boys. Jeff will be dearly missed by his family. Jeff was predeceased by his parents, Willard Sr. and Betty (Holford) Grover. He is survived by his wife Kathryn. They would have celebrated their 38th wedding anniversary on March 27, 2014. He is also survived by his four children, Michael (Jatana) Grover of Trade, TN; Stephen Grover of Beaver Dams, Lawrence Grover of Bennettsburg, and Joshua Grover of Bennettsburg; sister, Debra (Mitch) Turner of Bennettsburg; and two grandchildren, George and Nevaeh Grover. The family will receive friends and relatives at the Royce-Chedzoy Funeral Home, 212 E. 4th St., Watkins Glen, on Wednesday (March 6th) from 1:00pm to 3:00pm; followed by a funeral service at 3:00pm. Burial will be held at the Union Cemetery of Hector in the spring. Memorial donations in his memory may be made to the Schuyler County Veterans Memorial Park, PO Box 137, Odessa, NY 14869. You may express condolences to the family or light a free “Candle of Remembrance” at www.Royce-Chedzoy.com.