William “Bill” K. Grooms, age 58, of Waynesburg, PA, passed away after failing health the last few months on Wednesday, April 24, 2019 at Allegheny General Hospital, Pittsburgh PA.
Born on September 25, 1960 in Waynesburg, PA, he was a son of the late Kenneth and Patricia (Parker) Grooms.
Bill graduated in the class of 1978 from Waynesburg Central High School, Waynesburg, PA. He was employed by R.G. Johnson Shaft Co. as a superintendent for over 20 years. Bill was a member of the Fraternal Order of the Eagles #598 and the D.A.V. Chapter #123 in Waynesburg, PA. He enjoyed hunting, fishing and the outdoors.
He is survived by his two sisters, Sharon (Bob) Patterson, of Waynesburg, PA, and Kathy Huffman, of Waynesburg, PA; grandson, Damien Grooms; nieces and nephews, Kenneth (Julie) Patterson, Melissa Patterson, Josh Huffman and Megan (Nate) Kepler; great-nieces and nephews, Emily, Landon Patterson, Kaitlin Yeager, Larsyn and Charlee Huffman.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his daughter, Laura Grooms in 2015; brother, George Lemley; brother-in-law, Dave Huffman.
All services are private and have been entrusted to Kesterson-Rush Funeral Home, LLC. 3275 W. Roy Furman Hwy. Rogersville, PA 15359. Telephone: 724-499-5181.
Please view and sign the online tribute wall at www.kestersonfh.com.