Grover C. Salser

May 19, 1933 - April 4, 2015

Celebration of Life & Visitation Location: Racine First Baptist Outreach Center

Celebration of Life & Visitation Hours: Tuesday, April 7 (3-6:30PM)

Grover C. Salser, Jr., 81, of Racine, Ohio, passed away on April 4, 2015, at his home on Elm Grove Farms in Racine, Ohio. He was born on May 19, 1933, on the family farm, Elm Grove Dairy, to Grover C. Salser, Sr., and Emma Lucas Salser, in Racine, Ohio.

He was retired from Ravenswood Aluminum in Ravenswood, WV, and was a lifetime farmer who operated Elm Grove Farms to this current date. He was a past deacon and member of the Racine First Baptist Church. He was a former Southern Local School Board Member and school bus driver; member of the Meigs County CIC Committee; Meigs County Central Committeeman; former Sutton Township Trustee and Farm Bureau Member.

He is survived by his wife of 62 years, Dortha P. Salser; daughter, Rita (Bernard) LaValley; son, Michael P. Salser; brothers, Charles I. (Betty) Salser, Lowell (Dee) Salser, and Ronnie (Cookie) Salser; sisters, Manon Thompson; Carol (Bob) Birch, Rosemary (Clyde) Evans, and Carmen (Sam) Price; grandchildren, Marcy Matthews and Jyl (Marcus) Marazon; great grandchildren, Cameron and Danny Marazon; several nieces and nephews; several great nieces and great nephews; and special nieces, Robin Dutton and Tonja Hunter.

A private graveside service will be held on April 7, 2015. A celebration of life and visitation with family and friends will follow at the Racine First Baptist Outreach Center from 3:00 to 6:30 pm.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Racine First Baptist Youth Group, P.O. Box 340, Racine, Ohio 45771, or Holzer Hospice, 100 Jackson Avenue, Gallipolis, Ohio 45631.

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