Groves, William L., age 96, of Warren County, OH passed away Thursday March 6, 2014. William served in the U.S. Army and fought in World War II. He was retired from Dayton Power and Light Co. He was preceded by his wife, Eileen Groves; a son, Robert L. Groves; and a grandson, Ryan K. Groves. Survivors include: sons, Jerry L. Groves and Bill Groves, of Dayton; grandsons, Vincent L. (Sue) Groves and Anthony W. (Rachelle) Groves; great grandchildren, Ashley and Brohnson Groves of Forrestville, CA; Emily Groves of Lebanon, OH; and Jeremy and Zachary Groves of Winchester, KY; and by special friends Alma Nelson and Beverly Angel. Visitation will be Monday from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm at Tobias Funeral Home, 5471 Far Hills Ave. Funeral services will follow beginning at Noon. Interment will be in Miami Valley Memory Gardens. In lieu of flowers donations may be directed to Hospice of Dayton, 324 Wilmington Ave., Dayton, OH 45420.