Goldie Gruber |
Goldie E. aka Sally Gruber of Catasauqua died November 8, 2012. Born January 8, 1928, she was the daughter of the late Quintus & Helen (Rabenold) Haydt. She and her husband, Floyd E Gruber, celebrated 65 years of marriage on September 6. Goldie graduated from the Catasauqua High School in 1945. She worked at the former Smith Candy Company as a bookkeeper. She was a wife, mother & grandmother. Prior to her illness, Goldie & her husband enjoyed the role of snow birds. They spent 20 years living in their winter home in Kissimmee near Disney World. They both liked spending time at the Disney parks. Goldie was also an avid fan of football, especially watching Penn State and the Dallas Cowboys. She will be remembered for courage & strength by her family and friends. Survivors: With her husband, Goldie is survived by her son, David Floyd Gruber and his wife Peggy. She is also survived by her daughter, Sara Jane Gruber; and by her grandchildren. Grandsons, Lucas Morgan & his fiancee Kimberly, and Ryan B. Gruber and his wife Emily; granddaughters, Janelle B. Gruber and her companion Jessie, Tracy L. Gruber, and Jenna C. Gruber. Services: Will be private. The Brubaker Funeral Home, Inc. of Catasauqua is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be made to the family at: www.brubakerfuneralhome.com. Contributions: In lieu of flowers, donations in memory of Goldie to the
, 3893 Adler Place, Bethlehem, PA 18017.
Published in Morning Call on Nov. 10, 2012