GRONROOS-Edward W. of Hicksville on October 27, 2018. Beloved husband of the late Catherine Mary. Loving father of Karen Kretz (Michael), and Eileen Gilberto (John). Dear brother of Dorothy Helms. Cherished grandfather of Jacqueline, Lindsey and Jamie. Memorial Visitation Sunday November 4, 2018 2-5 and 7-9 PM at the Thomas F. Dalton Funeral Homes, Hicksville Chapel, 47 Jerusalem Ave. (corner of W. Marie St.). Inurnment Monday 11:00 AM at Long Island National Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations to Long Island State Veterans Home, Stony Brook. In his memory would be appreciated.