Robert Gruber

Obituary of Robert Levi Gruber

Robert Levi Gruber, 82, passed away on March 5, 2020 at his home in Duke, Missouri. Robert was born October 22, 1937 in Greenville, South Carolina to Walter Leroy Gruber Sr. and Mary Ellen Gruber (Turner). Robert was preceded in death by his parents; his first wife, Betty Forester; his second wife, Gladys Treet; and three children, Bill, Ronnie and Scotty Gruber. Robert leaves behind his wife of eleven years, Penny Gruber (Barr); brother, Walter Leroy Jr. “Pickle” and wife Ollie of South Carolina; his children, Robert Wayne Gruber and wife Brenda of Fulton, MO; Amos Gruber of Kentucky; James Gruber and wife Sheila of Kentucky; Rosemary Brown and husband Dan of Kentucky; along with numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Robert loved hunting, trapping, fishing and the Big Piney River. During their eleven years of marriage, Robert and Penny did everything together, except he didn’t like to ride her horses. Arrangements are entrusted to Fox Funeral Home, 128 S. Main St., Licking, MO. Online condolences may be left at
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