Lynn D. Gruber, age 78, of East Jamestown Road, Greene Township, Greenville, passed away Tuesday morning, September 11, 2018, in his residence.
He was born in Port Matilda, Pennsylvania on February 1, 1940, a son of Vallaise, Sr. and Thelma (Williams) Gruber.
He served his country in the United States Army for 21 years, where he retired as a Sergeant First Class.
On December 22, 1962, Lynn Married the former Joanne Ray, she survives.
He attended Greenville Alliance Church.
Lynn was a Mason stationed in Berlin, Germany and was a member of Jamestown VFW #5424.
He enjoyed fishing, farming, raising pheasants and loved animals.
He was employed as a supervisor for 18 years at the former R.D. Werner Co.
He is survived by his wife of Greenville; three daughters, Lynne Dillon and her husband, Steven of Williamsfield, Ohio, Treasa Gruber of Greenville and Tammy Hannah and her husband, Rancie of Lexington, Kentucky; a sister, Margaret Pasquino and her husband, Joe of Hermitage; a brother, Randall Gruber and his wife, Nancy of Atlantic; three grandchildren, Rebecca Dillon, Madison Tipton and Matthew Tipton.
He was preceded in death by his parents and a brother, Vallaise Gruber, Jr.
Calling hours will be held on Thursday, September 13 from 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. at Loutzenhiser-Randall Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 416 Liberty Street, Jamestown, Pennsylvania.
A memorial service will be held on Thursday, September 13 at 1:00 p.m. at the funeral home with Rev. Nathan Seckinger, officiating.
Jamestown Veteran’s Honor Guard #5424 will render military honors at conclusion of the service.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to a Veteran’s Organization of one’s choice.