Aaron Michael Groome of Mineral went home to heaven on Wednesday, May 8, 2019.
He was born on November 9, 2002 and was 16 years old. Aaron attended Mineral Christian Preschool and Louisa County Public Schools for most of his education. He was currently working on acquiring his GED.
Aaron is lovingly remembered by his father, Michael G. Groome Jr.; his partner, Michelle Covert; his grandparents, Susan and Michael G. Groome Sr.; his aunts, Carrie Johnson (Raynor), Mary Jane Trice Groome, Hunter Groome (Melissa), all of Mineral, VA. Also, aunts Dawn O’Conners, unknown location and Kelly Snarr of Rockbridge, VA.
Aaron also leaves behind his cousins, Jude and Lottie Groome, Wade & Layla Johnson and Jason Covert who adored him. His mother, Jessica L. Mears; and 3 step-siblings in Florida. Aaron was preceded in death by his grandmother, Vickie Vidler Snarr. and many other family members and friends.
Aaron was happiest being outdoors; camping, hunting, archery, and making forts, but most especially fishing! He will always be in our hearts because of his kind heart and mischievous smile.
Visitation will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, May 18 at Mineral Baptist Church with services to follow at 3 p.m. A reception will follow in the Family Life Center.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made in his honor to Mineral Christian Preschool, PO Box 447, Mineral, VA 23117 or the VA Chapter of NAMI (National Alliance of Mental Illness), PO Box 8260 Louisa, VA 23226