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Robert Grove

September 26, 1943 — March 16, 2023


It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Robert Wilson "Bob" Grove, the proprietor of the Leather Saddle Craftsmen, also known as "The Saddle Doctor." Bob passed away peacefully at the age of 79, on March 16, 2023, surrounded by his loving family. He was the son of the late Raymond and Marie Hiser Grove.  Bob is survived by his wife Diane Grove, daughter Terri Provost (Shawn), Kristie Mayes (Flip), grandchildren, Robby Harris, Danielle Harris, Hunter Mayes, Corey Mayes. A memorial visitation will be held Thursday, March 30, from 6:00-8:00 p.m. at the Colonial Heights Chapel of E. Alvin Small Funeral Homes and Crematory 2033 Boulevard Colonial Heights, Virginia 23834.   Condolences may be registered at

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Thursday, March 30, 2023

6:00 - 8:00 pm (Eastern time)

E. Alvin Small Funeral Home, Colonial Heights Chapel

2033 Boulevard, Colonial Heights, VA 23834

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