Jerry C. "Goose" Groves, 66, of Niles, passed away on Sunday, May 19, 2019, at Lakeland Hospital in St. Joseph.
Goose was born in Dowagiac, Michigan on December 11, 1952, to the late Gerald C and Alvina (Hinkle) Groves. Goose loved fishing and spending time with his family. He was a very private man, and he lived his life on his own terms.
He was preceded in death by his parents, and his brother, Robert Neucks.
Goose is survived by his daughter, Tosha Groves; son, Ryan Rust; several grandchildren; brother, Eddie Groves, and sister, Juanita Gowan.
The family has requested memorial contributions be directed to his final arrangements.
In keeping with his wishes cremation has taken place.