Collette Helen Gruber
Greenfield - Born to Eternal Life April 7, 2021, at the age of 85. Collette was preceded in death by her parents William G. and Theresa (nee Benzing) Gruber. Also preceded in death by her siblings Theresa Altschwager, Charles Gruber and William Gruber. Survived by relatives and friends.
Collette made the national newspapers on June 28, 1935, as the first born of the first set of surviving Cesarean triplets delivered in Milwaukee. She was hired by M&I Bank upon graduation from Wauwatosa High School and retired from there 44 years later. Collette loved to eat out, travel, and chat with friends and family for hours on the phone. Collette's remaining family was entertained by her unique perspective about life. She will long be remembered for expressing her opinions on everything.
Private services were held at St. Mary's Parish, Menomonee Falls, WI. Interment at Resurrection Cemetery.
Published by Milwaukee Journal Sentinel on Apr. 21, 2021.