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Thomas D. Grosvenor 71, Rochester

Thomas D. Grosvenor 71, Rochester, passed away at 4:22 P.M. Friday July 29, 2022, in Muncie, Indiana.


He was born on November 13, 1950 in Goshen, Indiana, the son of Calvin I. and Donna Jean (Cretcher) Grosvenor Metheny. On August 4, 1979 in Rochester, Indiana, he married Valerie J. Tyler and she survives.


Tom started working full time for his father at Rochester Cement Products following High School. He was currently owner/operator of Rochester Cement Products. He had been a member of the Elk’s Lodge, Moose Lodge, Eagles Lodge, Trinity United Methodist Church and had served in the Indiana National Guard.  He enjoyed gardening and doing his daily crossword puzzles.  Tom was his grandkids biggest fan.  Whether it was softball, volleyball, tennis, swimming, t-ball or pony league baseball he never missed any of their sporting events.  


Survivors include his wife, Valerie J. Grosvenor, Rochester, Indiana, children, Kari Grosvenor, Rochester, Indiana, Trevor (Kaleigh Collins) Grosvenor, Rochester, Indiana, grandchildren, Kori Rouch, Rochester, Indiana, Ryli Rouch, Rochester, Indiana, Gent Grosvenor, Rochester, Indiana, Doc Grosvenor, Rochester, Indiana, brother, Timothy (Lynn) Grosvenor, Rochester, Indiana, sisters, Debby (Lonnie Evans) Grosvenor, Logansport, Indiana, Peg Howell, Rochester, Indiana, mother-in-law, Sandy Tyler, Rochester, Indiana, several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents, sister, Janice G. Grosvenor, and father-in-law, Paul Tyler.


A celebration of life will be announced at a later date.


Arrangements by Zimmerman Bros. Funeral Home, Rochester, Indiana.


Memorial contributions may be made to the Thomas Grosvenor Memorial Fund through Northern Indiana Community Foundation.


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