Bradley Keith Grover, 71, passed away on May 12, 2015 in Mesa, Arizona. He was born in St. Anthony, Idaho on September 27, 1943. He graduated from Arcadia High School in Phoenix, Arizona, thereafter joining the US Army and serving in Europe. Brad graduated from Arizona State University in 1979, achieved a Masters in Business Administration from Hardin-Simmons in 1983 and a Ph.D. from California Coast College in 1988. After serving the communities of Russelville, Alabama, Lexington, Kentucky and St. Petersburg, Florida for 33 years as a hospital administrator, he retired and continued his education at Concord University, earning a second doctorate in 2003, this time in law. After returning to Arizona, he presided as a justice pro tem throughout the valley until shortly before his death.
He is survived by his wife of 29 years, Yolanda; sons, Bradley Jr. and Nicholas; step-children Ludwig (Melanie) and Jackie Kramarz, as well as 4 step-grandchildren; his sister Dixie Wilson (Ted); aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins and in-laws. He was preceded in death by his parents, Eldon Keith and Fern Brower Grover, and in-laws, Eustolia and Quitin Tamez.
Services will be held on Saturday, May 16, 2015 at the LDS Crismon Building, 454 N. Crismon Road, Mesa, AZ. Visitation with the family will be held at 10:30 AM with services to follow at 11:00 AM. In lieu of flowers, please donate to the American Cancer Society.Print Obituary & Condolences