Harry Joseph Groth


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Harry "Joe" Groth passed away peacefully at his Myrtle Beach home Friday, February 23, 2018 surrounded by his loving family and dog Piah.

Born in Neptune County, NJ, Joe was the son of late Harry A. Groth and Sarah C. Yetman - Groth. He was a proud U.S. Air Force veteran who loved his country, his family and his dogs. Retiring in 1990, Joe worked for 20 years as a Telecommunications Specialist for the Pentagon ensuring that the phone lines were secure for all military and U.S Government staff. In addition to his parents, Joe is predeceased by 5 sisters and 1 brother.

Survivors include his loving wife of 51 years, Patricia Groth; children: Lisa E. Tomlinson (Brian), Chesterfield, VA; Joseph A. Groth, Myrtle Beach; Celena Groth, Myrtle Beach; grandchildren: Casey J. Jacquemin, VA; Catherine A. Jacquemin, VA; Meghan E. Tomlinson, VA; Sunday L. Groth, Myrtle Beach; nephew: Gene Quinn, VA; niece: Sara Ayers, NJ and his faithful dog Piah.

A Celebration of Life Service will be held 4:00 PM Saturday, March 3, 2018 at Burroughs Funeral Home. The family will receive friends following the service.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made in Joe's name to the St. Frances Animal Center, 125 Ridge St, Georgetown, SC 29440 or online at www.sfanimals.org

Express online condolences at www.burroughsfh.com

Burroughs Funeral Home & Cremation Services of Murrells Inlet (843.651.1440) is assisting the family.