|Birth: ||Aug. 27, 1928|
|Death: ||Aug. 29, 1998|
BILOXI -- Mitchell Joseph Gruich Sr., 70, died Saturday, Aug. 29, 1998, in Biloxi.
Mr. Gruich was a native and lifelong resident of Biloxi. He was a member of Nativity B.V.M. Catholic Cathedral. He was a member of the Bricklayers Trowel Trades International Local No. 10, BPOE No. 606 and past president of Biloxi Southern Little League Baseball. Mr. Gruich was an Army National Guard veteran.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Mitchell V. Gruich and Mary B. Gruich; and two brothers, August ''Geagle'' Gruich and Tony ''Breezy'' Gruich.
Survivors include his wife, Leonade Lestrade Gruich; a daughter, Michelle Logan, both of Biloxi; six sons, Dr. Charles Gruich, Dr. Mitchell Gruich Jr., Joseph Gruich, Thomas Gruich, Anthony Gruich, all of Biloxi, and James Gruich of Ocean Springs; a sister, Marie Gruich; a brother, Dr. Frank Gruich of Biloxi; and 19 grandchildren.
Visitation will be from 6 to 9 p.m. Monday at the Howard Avenue Chapel of Bradford-O'Keefe Funeral Homes in Biloxi, with recitation of the Rosary at 7 p.m. A procession will leave the funeral home at 9:45 a.m. Tuesday for a 10 a.m. Mass at Nativity B.V.M., with burial in Biloxi City Cemetery.
August 30,1998 The Sun Herald
Mitchell V. Gruich (1886 - 1958)
Vicentia Mary Gruich (1894 - 1968)
Leoneade M. Lestrade Gruich (1929 - 2005)
Marie Sophia Gruich (1916 - 1998)*
Mitchell Joseph Gruich (1928 - 1998)
Biloxi City Cemetery
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