Groff, age 24 of Porter, passed away on August 19, 2016.
He was born on
October 10, 1991, in Hammond, IN, to Gerald B. (Mary) Groff, who survives in
Valparaiso, and Virginia “Ginger” (Robert Carter) Groff, who survives in
He is also survived
by his siblings: Sadie Abbott, Elise Groff, Jerry Groff Jr., Jessica Ward,
Jessica Valant, Bill Jeffords, and Colin Jeffords; his maternal
grandparents, Valerie and John Reiff Sr.; along with many nieces, nephews,
aunts, uncles, and cousins.
Joe was a 2010
graduate of Washington Township High School. He loved the outdoors where he
enjoyed shooting his gun, camping, and walking on the beach. He loved his
dogs, Thunder and Moose. He was charming, witty and always made everyone
will be held on Wednesday, August 24, 2016, at 6 p.m., at White-Love Funeral
Home, 525 South Second Street, Chesterton with Pastor Dave Swartz
officiating. The family will receive friends on Wednesday from 3 p.m. until
time of service at the funeral home.
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