Carolyn Sue “Kaye” Groff, age 79 of Lima, passed at 8:45 a.m., Thursday, July 13, 2023. She was born July 5, 1944 in Jeffersonville, Ohio to the late William Woodrow Wilson and Viola Pierce Burris.
Carolyn retired from security with Husky Refinery. She loved working with crafts and in her flower garden.
She is survived by a daughter – Carole Mathewson of Lima; 2 sons – Charles Franks of Lima; Steven (Leesa) Franks of Buckland; 9 Grandchildren – Justin Mathewson; Brianne Hefner; Charles (Hannah) Franks; Kenneth (Jesse) Franks; Courtney Franks; Kirstin Franks; Tiffany (Michal Batko) Franks; Trista (Gary) Adams; Evany (Nick) Fuerst; 14 great grandchildren – Wyatt Hefner; Maliya Hefner; Micah Franks; Rae Anne Franks; Kynleighn Franks; Roper Franks; Courtlynn Franks; Nevaeh Franks, Bayleigh Franks; Brooklynn Franks; Gabriel Fuerst, Chayton Fuerst, and Emerick Fuerst and her faithful four legged sweetie – Gracie.
She was preceded in death by 2 a brother – Richard Burris and a sister – Janice Claphan.
Following Carolyn’s wishes, there will be no public services.