Michelle Lynee (Thorn) Groot, 43, of Camden Township, died Friday June 6, 2014, at Mercy Regional Medical Center in Lorain. She was born September 30, 1970, in Medina, and lived in Camden Township for eight years.
She was a 1988 graduate of Keystone High School and received a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Akron University in 1993. She worked at several area hospitals, including Oberlin and Lorain and was a loving compassionate caregiver. She was the advisor for the Camden Kids 4-H Club for 10 years. She was a true animal lover, enjoyed camping and spending time with children.
She is survived by her husband of 20 years, Aaron, parents, Manuel and Carol (Tipton) Thorn of Wellington; paternal grandmother, Lore Thorn of Wellington; her children, Jacqueline Groot of Elyria, Robert Groot of Camden Township, Grace Groot, of Camden Township; sister, Angie Yaworsky of Wakeman; father and mother-in-law, Gordon and Ruth Groot of Camden Townshipl a sister-in-law, Karen Halse of Berea; and several nieces and nephews.
Friends may call Tuesday, June 10, 2014, from 4 until 8 P.M., at the Morman Funeral Home, 16 Cooper Street, Wakeman, where services will be held Wednesday, June 11, 2014, at 11 A.M. Pastors Arnold Fleagle and Thomas Alexander will co- officiate. Burial will follow at Camden Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to the family, in care of the funeral home.