OAB Members – I’m sorry to inform you that long time Oregon Broadcaster Mike Groshong, passed away January 19, 2019. Below is his obituary.
Michael C. Groshong, passed away January 19, 2019 at Riverbend Hospital in Springfield, Oregon. He was born to Carroll and Edith Groshong on March 10, 1943 in Eugene, Oregon.
Mike is survived by his wife of 50 years Jo, daughter Stephanie (Tom) daughter Jennie (Kim) brother Phil (Margie) and numerous extended family.
He worked in radio sales for 50 years. Radio Stations KEED, KUGN, KSND, KDUK, KZEL and most recently KCST in Florence.
Since his retirement in 2003, he was President of Florence Siuslaw Lions Club, a member of Rhody Crusiers car club and produced the Florence Wings & Wheels event.
A private family graveside service was held on January 26, 2019. A Celebration of Life will be held on Sunday March 10th at 1:00 PM at the Elks Lodge in Florence.
Burns’s Riverside Chapel Florence Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.