Deborah Sue Grooms
June 19, 1957 ‒ July 18, 2021
Deborah Sue “Debbie” Grooms, 64 of Delaware, passed away unexpectedly, Sunday, July 18, 2021 at her residence.
Born June 19, 1957 in Delaware, Ohio, the daughter of the late William C. “Bill” & Kathryn A. (Wymer) Grooms. Debbie attended and later graduated from Delaware Hayes High School in 1975. Debbie would go on to work for Kroger, as a well-rounded employee, doing everything from stocking shelves, to being a cashier and working in the deli and liquor department. Debbie retired recently after 40 plus years of service and dedication to Kroger.
Left to cherish her memory are her loving daughter, and light of her life Breanne Grooms; sister Dana (Buddy) Glassburn; brother in-law Patrick Colwell; niece Lacy (George) Derenburger, Ashley (Josh Fritz) Colwell; nephews Patrick (Gorjeana) Colwell, Chad (Lesley) Colwell; great nephew Troy Brown; great niece Katie Colwell; any many other extended family members; K-9 companions Jackson and Lucy.
Debbie was preceded in death by her parents, sister Lois Colwell, and niece Amy Colwell Wyatt.
Debbie enjoyed watching crime, and old western shows on her day off, she also enjoyed attending the farmers market on Saturday. She was a regular at the Hamburger Inn, which she ate at every Saturday before the farmer’s market. Debbie loved her family, and enjoyed spending time with her daughter and great-niece Katie. Those close to Debbie will remember her as the nice, giving, and selfless mother, sister, and aunt that she was.
Family Friend Shelly Ward will officiate a celebration of Debbie’s life on Friday, July 23, 2021 at 10:00 am at the Snyder-Rodman Funeral Center, 101 Valleyside Drive, Delaware, Ohio 43015.
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The Snyder-Rodman Funeral Center in Delaware is assisting the family with arrangements.