Merle Leo Grubish, age 87 of Waterville died on Thursday, January 25, 2018 at the Mayo Clinic Health System in Mankato.
He is survived by his wife, Phyllis of Waterville; three children, Richard (Kathy) Keough of Toms River, NJ, Jeffrey (Colleen) Keough of Farmington, and Karen Chambers of Mankato; and six grandchildren, Kendrick and Kyle Keough of Toms River, NJ, Brent and Brittney Keough of Farmington, Lindsey Chambers of Philadelphia, PA, and Luke Chambers of Mankato. He is also survived by siblings, Mahlon (Gert) Grubish of Waterville, Paul Grubish of Scottsdale, AZ, Stan (Marilyn) Grubish of Waterville, Mary (Jim) Rooney of Toledo, OH, Charlotte (Bruce) Kaiser of Blackfoot, ID, and Peter Grubish of Reno, NV; brothers and sisters-in-law, Ken (June) Weilage of North Mankato, Bev Abbe of Mankato, Carol (Mike) Cieraszynski of Ashland, KY, Gary Weilage of Lexington, KY, and Connie Sawatzky of Rochester; and many nieces and nephews. Merle was preceded in death by his parents and brother, Norbert Grubish.
Visitation will be held at Dennis Funeral & Cremation Services in Waterville on Sunday, January 28, 2018 from 3-7 PM.
Funeral services will be held on Monday, January 29, 2018 at 10:00 AM at Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Waterville with Rev. Michael Ince officiating. Burial will be at Calvary Cemetery in Waterville. dennisfuneralhomes.com
Published on January 26, 2018