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Gary P. Grubb

Edwardsville | Sunday, August 8 2010

Gary P. Grubb, 74, passed away on Sunday, August 8, 2010 at Alton Memorial Hospital.

He was born on January 6, 1936 in Decatur, IL, the son of Paul D. & Pearl R. (Rucker) Grubb.

He married Alice Wafflard on April 5, 1955 in Cerro Gordo, IL. She survives.

Gary served his country in the U.S. Air Force until his retirement in 1977 and then he worked as a logistics engineer at Boeing until his retirement in 2001. He was a member of the Masonic Lodge, NRA and was a political activist.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by a daughter and son-in-law, Shawn & Russell Peterson of Monticello, IL; a son and daughter-in-law, Steven "Scott" & Angela H. Grubb of Alton and a sister, Ardis Jan Grubb of Cornville, AZ.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

A memorial visitation will be from 1 pm until service time at 2 pm Thursday, August 12, 2010 at Elias, Kallal & Schaaf Funeral Home in Bethalto with Pastor John Tennyson officiating.

Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society or American Heart Association.

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