Born: May 27, 1949
Died: June 19, 2013
Memorial services for Joe Allen Grose, of Ardmore, will be Wednesday, June 26, 2013, 2:00 p.m., at the Harvey-Douglas Centennial Chapel with Mr. Daryl Brandon officiating
Joe was born May 27, 1949 in Frederick, Oklahoma to Joe Kenneth and Dorothy “Dot” Ellen (Whaley) Grose. He died on June 19, 2013 at the Ardmore, Oklahoma hospital.
Joe had lived numerous years in southwestern Oklahoma, and had lived in Ardmore since 2000. He had worked for the Oklahoma Department of Transportation for 27 years as a materials inspector, and later worked 3 years with Cobb Engineering in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma in the same capacity. He loved to work on small engines and ride motorcycles.
His father preceded him in death.
Joe is survived by his wife, Brenda Koonce of the home; two sons, Troy Grose and wife Anna of Sperry, Oklahoma, and Joe Kenneth Grose, II of Chickasha, Oklahoma; his mother, Dot Grose of Snyder, Oklahoma; three sisters, Glenda Sanders of Boise City, Oklahoma, Beth Manning of Gould, Oklahoma and Diane Grose of Tipton, Oklahoma.
Online condolences may be sent to www.hdouglasfuneralhome.com.