Ethel R. Grupp

January 14, 1921 - December 12, 2019

Ethel R. Grupp, 98, of Batavia passed away Thursday, December 12, 2019 at Michealsen Health Care Center.  She was born January 14, 1921 in Elmwood Park, IL the daughter of Gustav and Hulda (Anderson) Roos.  She was united in marriage to Fred Grupp April 17, 1943 in Forest Park, IL.

She is survived by her loving daughter of Joan Douce; four grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren and five great-great grandchildren. 

She is preceded in death by her husband Fred Grupp and a daughter Lois Ann Minnick-Danno. 

A memorial service to celebrate Ethel’s life will be held on 10:00 A.M. Monday, December 16, 2019 at The Michealsen Health Care Chapel, 831 North Batavia Ave. Batavia, IL 60510.

Memorial contributions may be directed to Covenant Care Hospice 3755 East Main Street Suite 165 St. Charles, IL 60174.   

A private graveside service was held at West Batavia Cemetery Batavia, IL. 

For additional information contact Moss Family Funeral Homes 630.879.7900 or

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  • William P McCluney Joan, I am so sorry to hear that Mom passed. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. She is in good hands with the caring staff at Moss. It was an honor to be your funeral director when your father passed. Please let me know when you get back to Tampa. We will have lunch at Portillo's in Brandon. Safe travels and my prayers are with you. Bill