The Norman Transcript

July 3, 2013

Jo Grost

The Norman Transcript

NORMAN — Jo Grost, 89, passed away Sunday, June 30, 2013. Jo was born May 7, 1924, in Dallas to Sam and Lou (Simons) Bodell. She was a loving mother, grandmother and friend who will be greatly missed.

She was preceded in death by her parents; sister, Sharla Milner; and nephew, Norman Milner Jr.

Survivors include her son, Gregg and wife Michelle; granddaughter, Samantha; her loving pets, Buddy and Lucky; and several nieces and nephews.

Services will be 2 p.m. today at the Havenbrook chapel. Entombment will be 3 p.m. Saturday at Sparkman/Hillcrest Cemetery in Dallas.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to Second Chance Animal Sanctuary Inc., P.O. Box 1266, Norman, OK 73070.

The family would like to thank Dr. Tom Merrill, nurse Pam Levy, Carter Hospice Staff and Absolute Health Care for their caring and compassion during this difficult time. They also would like to acknowledge to their friends how much they appreciate the support and love they shared with Jo.

Arrangements for Jo and her family were placed in the care of the Vice family at the Havenbrook Funeral Home in Norman.

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Norman Transcript, Wednesday, July 3, 2013