Bill Gromer, son of the late Howard Eugene Singleton and Lillie Myrtle Richie Gromer, was born in rural Stoddard County, Mo., on Aug. 23, 1948, and died near Dexter, Mo. on Jan. 19, 2011, at the age of 62.
He had lived in Dexter the past six months and had lived in Reynolds County most of his life. He was a repairman for coin operated machines, was of the Pentecost faith and enjoyed coon hunting.
Surviving are one son, Jeremy Gromer of Ellington, Mo.; one daughter, Angela Dzvonar of Dexter; three grandchildren; three great-grandchildren, three sisters, Cathy Nugent and Lisa Delrie of Louisiana, and Betty Lewis of Campbell, Mo. Other relatives and friends also survive. He was preceded in death by one son, Anthony Gromer; one daughter, Billie Jo Gromer; and one brother, Randall Gromer.
Visitation will be Saturday, Jan. 22, 2011, after 10 a.m. at the Watkins & Sons Funeral Home in Dexter.
Services will be held Saturday, Jan. 22, 2011, at 1 p.m. at the Watkins & Sons Chapel in Dexter with the Rev. Michael Burk of Bernie, Mo., officiating.
Interment will be in the Essex Cemetery in Essex, Mo. with Watkins & Sons Funeral Service of Dexter in charge of arrangements.