Robert J. “Bob” Gruender, 63, of
Trenton, died Friday, February 8, 2008 at St. Joseph Hospital in
He was born February 22, 1944 in
Breese, to Joseph and Anna Margaret (Thome) Gruender; they preceded
him in death.
He married Shirley Feldt on June 12,
1972 at St. Mary Church in Trenton; she preceded him in death on
April 30, 1994.
Also preceded in death by a
brother-in-law, Maurice “Burky” Burkhardt, and sisters-in-law, Pam
Feldt and Jenny Feldt.
Surviving is his children, Kevin
(Jessica) Gruender and Lynette (Donald) Deien all of Trenton.
A Sister, Ann (Jerry) Mondt of
Brothers-in-law, Forest Feldt of
Summerfield, Bernard (Gwen) Feldt of Trenton, and Dennis Feldt of
Bob was a cook at the Mayfair
Restaurant in St. Louis, and also at Trenton House, Outside Inn in
New Baden, Valbo’s in Germantown and Olie’s in Aviston.
He was a member of St. Mary Catholic
Church in Trenton.
Funeral Mass of Christian Burial
will be Monday, February 11, 2008 at 10:00 AM
at St. Mary Catholic Church in
Trenton with Fr. James Dougherty
officiating. Interment will follow in St. Mary
Visitation will be Sunday, February
10, 2008 from 4:00-8:00 PM and again on Monday, February 11, 2008
from 8:00-9:45 AM at the Moss
Funeral Home in Trenton.
Memorials can be made to the Mary
Knoll Fathers or to the Poor Handmaids of Jesus Christ and will be
received at the funeral home.