Melvin Henry Grout, Jr.

July 24, 1934 - March 29, 2024

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Melvin "Mel" Henry Grout, Jr., 89, of Taylor Mill, KY, passed away on Friday, March 29, 2024. He was a member of Redemption Church Ashland Avenue in Covington, KY. Mel was a U.S. Army Veteran and a retired machinist with Stacy Manufacturing in Cincinnati, Ohio. He was preceded in death by his parents: Melvin and Virginia Grout, Sr. and siblings: Frank, Laura, Ron and Harry. Mel is survived by his loving wife of 68 years: Frances Grout; daughters: Lisa (Jeff) Schmidt and Susan (Ray) Evans; siblings: John, Fred, Gary and Michael; grandchildren: Ashley Heaps, Jeremy Greer and Erika Petrie and 7 great-grandchildren. Visitation will take place at Redemption Church Ashland Avenue, 2735 Ashland Avenue, Latonia, KY 41015 on Thursday, April 4, 2024 from 10:00 AM until the Funeral Service at 12:00 PM (Noon). Interment with Honor Guard Service will follow at Floral Hills Memorial Gardens, Taylor Mill, KY. Connley Brothers Funeral Home, Covington (Latonia), KY is serving the family. Online condolences may be expressed on Facebook or at


Mackenzie heaps - Apr 4, 2024
I miss you paw paw Mel one day I will join you in heaven I hope your doing good in home
Laura Roach - Apr 2, 2024
I am so very very sorry. Mel was a wonderful man who was always so happy. A light has certainly gone out. We have lost a special and good man. My thoughts and prayers are all with you now.
Janet Droganes - Mar 31, 2024
Dear Francis,Lisa, and Susan, I'm so sorry to hear about Melvin Jr. He was a good man. I know he will be missed. Love you all, Janet Droganes

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