IOWA ASSOCIATION OF THE DEAF, INC.
"Concerned with the General Welfare of the Deaf of Iowa"

Updated  July 26, 2021

Rhonda Sue (DeVall) Gropp

September 24, 1954 - December 16, 2020

Rhonda had her sunset on December 16, 2020, and her sunrise on September 24, 1954, in Lynch, Nebraska to Martin and Helen DeVall. She married Bill Gropp on September 21, 1996. She graduated from Nebraska School for the Deaf in 1974.

Rhonda was the president of Nebraska School for the Deaf Literary Society Bible  Study, served as a Deaconess of the Indianapolis South Seventh Day Adventist Church, Social Committee at Pueblo first Seventh Day Adventist Church, devout Christian, employed by A.C. Nielsen as a customer service representative. She worked for eleven years at woodman Insurance, for five years at the State of Nebraska, seven years (both as a clerk), at Oriental Trading Company for three years as a packer, and ten years as a food service worker at Indiana School for the Deaf.

Rhonda is survived by her husband of 24 years, Bill Gropp, daughter Dorlisa Sue Devall, grandchildren Tyler and Tayah Souimanyphanh, son-in-law Von Souimanyphanh, brother Rod (Vickie) Devall, two nephews Joe and Sam Devall, sister-in-law Cora Souimanyphanh, and cats Amish and Some.

 She is preceded in death by her parents Martin and Sue Devall, and cats Deng, Mio, and Faye.

Funeral Services was held on Saturday, December 26, 2020, at 1:30 pm at Memorial Lake Hills Mortuary 10055 South State Street, Sandy, UT 84070 with a viewing one hour prior at 12:30 pm. Interment held at Memorial Lake Hills Cemetery.

Thanks to Amy Willman for the notification and pictures.