Gene Allen Groome April 26, 1943 - July 31, 2023
Gene Allen Groome, 80, of Deer Lodge, passed away on July 31. Born on April 26, 1943, in Centralia, Wash., he was the son of George and Evelyn Groome. He was a cabinet maker. Gene was preceded in death by his parents. Gene is survived by his sister, Kathleen Judkins of Tumwater, Wash.; brother, Dennis Groome of Tumwater; his children, Grace Novioff, Kathleen Pattison, Tracy Teten, Penny Anderson and Alan Groome; his grandchildren; and great-grandchildren.
A celebration of life and potluck will be held at 1 p.m., Aug. 22, in the Pen Gallery, 923 Main St., Deer Lodge.