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“I am sorry for your loss John. Fathers are very special. ”
1 of 15 | Posted by: Leonard Voigt

“Joyce, I am so sorry to hear of the passing of your father. Having recently lost my own parents, I know how sad you are feeling. Please know you...Read More »
2 of 15 | Posted by: Bonnie Davis - Piqua, OH - friend

“Sending condolences and prayers for the entire Groganz family. I have so many great memories of all of us growing up together at the Club. Your dad...Read More »

“Hey John and Caren - our condolences from Tom & Shannon. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. ”
4 of 15 | Posted by: Tom Ardaiolo - IN - Friend

5 of 15 | Posted by: Richard and Mariana Miller - FL

“Grateful for the legacy of the loving family he and Betty created. Condolences to the family. ”
6 of 15 | Posted by: Catherine Le Saux - Madison, IN

“Betty: Sorry to hear of John's passing. I really enjoyed working with you both on the Edgewood Park industrial building. Sincerely, ”
7 of 15 | Posted by: Steve Wesner - Fort Wayne, IN

“John, sorry for the loss to your family, I know you will think of your father daily for years to come. You know no one is really gone as long as...Read More »
8 of 15 | Posted by: Roger Davis - Zionsville, IN

“John was a super neighbor at the lake, he and Betty lived next door to us. I will always remember meeting him and that beautiful smile he had. He...Read More »
9 of 15 | Posted by: A friend

“So sorry for your loss. Hugs and prayers during this difficult time. ”
10 of 15 | Posted by: Pam Mayes - Beavercreek, OH

“Keeping your family in my thoughts and prayers. Brought tears to my eyes when I saw that the memorials are for the Sport Club. When my Dad passed.....Read More »
11 of 15 | Posted by: Lisa Kemerly (Kretler) - Avilla, IN

“John was a beloved father & grandfather; best example of the man he was-- is the beautiful woman, my good friend, Joyce Yates--who John & his lovely...Read More »
12 of 15 | Posted by: Mary Whiting - Dayton, OH

“My heart felt condolences to Betty and her Family. I will always remember John as my first soccer coach. I still remember my first "practice" at...Read More »
13 of 15 | Posted by: Gary Grotrian

“John will be missed at the lake and in our memories, My grandchildren love him.MyI best memory of John is his smile and walking back and forth from...Read More »
14 of 15 | Posted by: Robin Best - Hudson, IN

“We send our sympathy to your family. John was a good friend to our Dad. He will certainly be missed. May John rest peacefully in Jesus' arms. From...Read More »
15 of 15 | Posted by: Linda Atz

John Groganz, 90, passed away Tuesday, July 3, 2018 in Fort Wayne. He was born in Jagodnjak, Yugoslavia to the late Josef and Anna (Potnek) Groganz.
John co-owned B & G Electric for 23 years, retiring in 1991. He was a member of the Fort Wayne Sport Club for 66 years. Survivors include his wife of 63 years, Betty (Baatz) Groganz; son, John M. (Caren) Groganz of Carmel; daughters, Linda C. (Scott) Fulford, Naples, Florida; Joyce A. (Mike) Yates of Dayton, Ohio; Marti J. (Bryce) Tallant of Norton Shores, Michigan; 11 Grandchildren; 6 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his sister Theresa Pohl. Funeral service is 11:00 am, Monday, July 9, 2018, with calling one hour prior, at D.O. McComb & Sons Covington Knolls Funeral Home, 8325 Covington Road. Calling also Sunday, July 8, 2018 from 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm at the funeral home. Entombment in Covington Memorial Gardens, Fort Wayne, Indiana. Memorials may be made to the Fort Wayne Sport Club. To sign the online guest book, go to