Ernest GRUNZ
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GRUNZ, Ernest "Ernie" Henry Jr. US Army of Clearwater passed away on February 16, 2021 at age 95. He was born in Detroit, MI on May 2, 1925. He graduated from Cooley High in 1943 and served two years in the US Army during WWII in Europe. He entered Civil Service in 1962 with Immigration and Naturalization. Later he joined The FDA and National Park Service in Atlanta. He retired in 1991 and moved to Largo. Ernie was a loyal Tiger and Red Wing fan. He also played softball with 3-Score league. The last 25 years he has been very busy volunteering at Largo Library and Talking Book Library as well as with hospice, The Red Cross and other agencies. He also played with the Kids & Kubs Softball Club. Survived by brother, Gerry Grunz (Bobbie); nephew, Gordon Grunz; niece, Trisha Grunz; great-nieces, Lorraine and Taylor Grunz; and great- nephew, Kyle Grunz. Visitation will be Wednesday, February 17 from 6-8 pm at Hubbell Funeral Home, 499 N. Indian Rocks Road, Belleair Bluffs, FL 33770. A graveside service will be held Thursday, February 18, 3 pm at Sylvan Abbey Cemetery. Memorial contributions in Ernie's name may be made to www.guidedogs.org Hubbell Funeral Home 727 584-7671 www.hubbellfuneralhome.com

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Published in Tampa Bay Times on Feb. 17, 2021.
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Funeral service
03:00 - 03:30 PM
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February 23, 2021
My deepest sympathy to the Grunz Family for the loss of your loved one, Ernest Henry, Jr., "Ernie", and pray God gives you comfort, peace and strength.
JW/JKH
February 21, 2021
May the love of friends and family carry you through your grief. Please except my condolences for your loss.
Simone Taylor
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