Velor Oradean's Story
Velor Oradean "Dean" Grim, 91, Kokomo, passed away at 9:58 p.m. Saturday, May 20, 2017, at Century Villa Health Care in Greentown. She was born Sept. 12, 1925, in Byrdstown, Tennessee, to Stanley and May (Nicholas) Walker. On Aug. 3, 1946, in New Castle, she married Leslie Albert Grim Jr. He preceded her in death Sept. 18, 1993.
She retired in 1992 from Sycamore Village Health Care after several years as a nurse's aide. She was a member of Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses in Kokomo.
Survivors include a son, Terry S. and wife Kathy Grim; grandson, Shawn Grim; grandson, Shane, and wife Michelle Grim; great-grandson, Conner Grim; a special cousin, Michael; and wife, Sheila Ridenour.
She was preceded in death by a sister, Mary Ann Carter; and five brothers, Clay, Earl, Charles, Gary and Bruce Walker.
A graveside service will be at 1 p.m. Friday at Mount Summit Cemetery in New Castle, with Dick Webster officiating. Friends are invited to visit with the family from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Shirley & Stout Funeral Homes & Crematory, Lincoln Road Chapel, 1315 W. Lincoln Road.
Memorial contributions may be made to Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses or the Kokomo Humane Society. Messages of condolence may be left online at www.shirleyandstout.com.
Published on May 24, 2017