A Funeral Mass will be held at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 16, at St. Peter Catholic Church, with the Rev. Arul Joseph V. officiating. Burial with full military honors will be in Guardian Angel Cemetery.
Visitation will be in the St. Faustina Room of the church from 9 a.m. Thursday until the Mass.
The Pisarski/Dzikoski Funeral Home assisted the family. Condolences may be offered online at www.pisarskifuneralhome.com.
Mr. Grubba was born July 22, 1929, in Stevens Point, a son of the late Anton and Marie (White) Grubba. He attended local grade schools and graduated from P.J. Jacobs High School.
He entered the U.S. Army Jan. 8, 1952, in Milwaukee. He served as a corporal with Company B of the 106th Battalion during the Korean War. He received the Korean Service Medal with 2 Bronze service stars. He was honorably discharged Oct. 14, 1953.
He was married to Margaret B. Kluck Oct. 29, 1949, in Rosholt. She died Dec. 18, 2012.
He worked at Consolidated Papers for many years until his retirement in 1992.
He was a member of the Polish Legion of American Veterans (PLAV) Post 185 of Polonia.
Survivors include two sons, Gerald “Gary” and Dennis (Beth), both of Stevens Point; one sister, Eleanor M. Tischer, Greendale; and three grandchildren, Melissa, Krystal and Jason.
He was also preceded in death by one brother, Chester; and three sisters, Bernice, Lucille and Theresa.