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Joanne F. Gruber

Wednesday, October 10, 2018 by The Press in Obituaries

member of Weisenberg Lutheran Church

Joanne F. Gruber, 60, of Fogelsville, died Oct. 5, 2018, in Easton Hospital.

Born in Allentown, she was the daughter of Ralph P. Gruber of Fogelsville and the late Anna Mae (Griffi) Gruber.

She graduated from Lehigh Carbon Community College and earned her Master’s degree in accounting from DeSales University.

She was currently employed by Strohl Chevrolet, Fogelsville, as a controller for the last 15 years.

Before that, she was an account manager for Mancor Inc. for many years.

A member of Weisenberg Lutheran Church, New Tripoli, she taught Sunday School and was the youth group director for many years.

In addition to her father, she is survived by her beloved brother, Forrest Gruber and his wife, Sharon, and his children Lisa Kuhns and husband, Dwayne, and their children, Katie, Kody and his fiancé Karisa, and their son Lukas; Amy Manwiller and husband George, and their children, Owen and Georgia; and Jason Gruber and wife, Mary, and their sons, Jayce and Jesse.

Condolences may be offered at

Contributions may be made to Weisenberg Lutheran Church Youth Group, 7634 Weisenberg Church Road, New Tripoli, PA 18066.

Arrangements were made by Keller Funeral Homes Inc., Fogelsville.