Dec. 9, 1925 - July 19, 2022
July 27, 2022
Alice Louise Grovom, 96, of Sweet Home, died July 19, 2022.
She was born Dec. 9, 1925, in St. Helens to Arthur Lee and Virgie (Taylor) Smith.
She married Thomas Roger Grovom in June of 1947 in St. Helens. She was a federal tax agent with her own bookkeeping business - Accurate Bookkeeping Service.
Mrs. Grovom was a member of Fir Lawn Lutheran Church, the Sweet Home Beautification Committee, and was the first woman member of the Sweet Home Rotary Club.
She loved yard work, beautifying the city, golfing, square dancing, boating on the water, helping others and traveling.
Alice is survived by her son, Tom Grovom of Warren; daughter Cathy Lynn of Illinois; sister Carol Solamon of Culver City, Calif.; brothers Richard Erickson of St. Helens, and Dr. Carl Erickson of Happy Valley; four grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Thomas Roger Grovom; and brother Arthur Smith.
A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, Aug. 5, at at Fir Lawn Lutheran Church in Sweet Home.
Sweet Home Funeral Chapel is handling the arrangements.