Eilene Anna Groth


Eilene A. Groth, 86, of Point Place, passed away Tuesday, January 24, 2016 at her residence.

Eilene was born December 6, 1930 in Monroe County, MI to the late Lawrence and Anna (Baleaugh) Houdeshell.  She married Carl Groth, and he preceded her in death on December 13, 2013.


Eilene was a member of St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, Point Place.  She was  member of the Ottawa River Yacht Club since 1955 and of Outings Unlimited. Every Tuesday morning, she would join the ladies at the ORYC to play Tripoley.


Eilene and Carl were blessed with 5 children, James (Norma) Groth, Lawrence (Denise) Groth, Robert (Patricia) Groth, Elaine (Danny) Gutierrez, Janet Wilson; sister, Alice Magrum; 18 grandchildren; 18 great grandchildren; 1 great-great grandchild.  She is preceded in death by her parents; husband; daughter, Kathleen; grandsons, Danny, Robert, and Aaron; great-great grandson, Benjamin.


Visitation will be Wednesday, February 1, 2017  from 2-8 p.m. at David R. Jasin-Hoening Funeral Home, 5300 N. Summit St., Toledo, OH 43611, with a prayer service by the ORYC Women's Auxilary to take place at 6 p.m.  A Mass of Christian burial will be 11 a.m, Thursday, February 2, 2017 at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, 5153 N. Summit St., Toledo, with Fr. David Cirata presiding. Following the mass, a Celebration of Life will be held at the Ottawa River Yacht Club, 5844 Edgewater Dr., Toledo, OH 43611. Burial will be private.


Memorial contributions may be considered to the family.


Online expressions of sympathy may be made by visiting www.hoeningfuneralhome.com.


Join us on February 1st, 2017 from 2pm - 8pm

5300 N Summit St, Toledo, OH, 43611

Wake service will begin at 6pm by the ORYC Women's Auxilary.

  Funeral Mass

Join us on February 2nd, 2017 at 11am

St. John the Baptist Catholics Church 5153 N. Summit St., Toledo, Ohio 43611

Father David Cirata presiding. Burial will be private.

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Amy Abbott

I remember many times sleeping on the boat in the summer when I was a kid. I have no words of wisdom but can tell you she will be missed.

 Posted February 6, 2017 - 1:18am
John & Peggy Strick

John and I want to extend our condolences to the Groth family on the loss of Eilene. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

 Posted February 3, 2017 - 1:09pm
Lois Camper

Elaine, Condolences and prayers to you and the family. May you have many happy memories to help you through this difficult time.
Lois Camper & Rick Kaczmarek

 Posted February 2, 2017 - 9:44am
Dennis M.

You will be greatly missed Aunt Eilene.......

 Posted January 27, 2017 - 6:13am

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