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Sylvia Groll

June 23, 2006
Sylvia Groll
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Sylvia Groll, 87, of League City, TX, died late in the evening on June 23, 2006, at Lavitta Bella Nursing Home. Sylvia was born, December 26, 1918 in Leona, WI to the late Earl and Florence Modrow. She was one of thirteen children. On August 17, 1935 she was united in marriage to Harley Groll in Oconto, WI. Harley preceded Sylvia in death on February 22, 1999. Upon her husband?s death Sylvia moved from her home in Kirkland, WA to TX to live with her daughter Jacqueline. Harley and Sylvia lived in Kirkland, WA for 35 years and enjoyed traveling with the 5th wheel travel trailer and made yearly trips back to Wisconsin. Survivors include three daughters; June Lewkowski of South Milwaukee, WI; Naomi Gutkowski, Wautoma, WI; and Jacqueline Garrett, League City, TX. She is also survived by six grandchildren and twelve great-grandchildren. Survivors also include three sisters; Dorothy LaCombe of Green Bay, Marjorie Colson of Oconto; Jacqueline (Al) Gillis, Green Bay; three brothers Clarence Modrow, Berlin, WI; Richard (Mary) Modrow, Charlotte, N. C. and Robert (Lynn) Rosera, Green Bay, WI; two sisters in-law Norma Modrow, Green Bay, WI and Elaine Modrow, Oconto, WI. A memorial service will be held for Sylvia at 11:00 A. M. Thursday, August 3, 2006, at the Gallagher Funeral Home, Oconto, WI with Rev. Thomas Beck officiating. Burial will be at Evergreen Cemetery. On line condolences may be expressed at

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