Gromer, Patricia (Voparil) "Pat" Pat Gromer died unexpectedly October 14, 2016. She was born October 13, 1940 in Baytown, Texas to parents Joseph and Anna (Kostel) Voparil. She received a RN degree from Jackson Memorial Hospital in Miami. Pat married Rex Gromer, M.D. in April of 1967. Pat worked many years as a registered nurse with special interest in recovery room and ICU nursing. In later years Pat enjoyed sharing her knowledge of fine jewelry with others. She also enjoyed fishing and gardening. She is survived by her husband Rex and two daughters; Kimberly (Anant Venkateswaran) Gromer of Colorado and Christi (Nicholas) Salm of Appleton, grandchildren; Brock and Julia Salm. Pat is further survived by her sister, Barbara (Rick) Bowler. A memorial service will be planned for a later date. In lieu of file flowers please consider a donation to the Salvation Army.