CALUMET — Andrew Grgurich, age 96, passed away on Friday, Ocotber 9th at the Canalview Nursing Home.
He was born in Calumet, a son of John and Mary (Ozanich) Grgurich. Andrew served in the Army Air Force during World War ll from 1943-46. He was employed with Cane’s Taxi and the Calumet and Hecla Mining Company as a welder, he worked for the U.S. Postal Service as a letter carrier.
He married the former Rose Zanin on August 28, 1948. The couple had one son, Andrew who is a resident of the Canalview Medical Care Facility. Rose passed away in 2016.
He was preceded in death by his brothers, John and Emil; and his sisters, Mary, Angeline and Frances.
He is survived by son, Andrew; and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins, including Carol (Ray) Peterson of Harrison.
A Mass of Christian Burial is scheduled for Friday October 16, 2020, at 11 a.m. at the Sacred Heart Church with Fr. Gracious Pulimoottil to officiate. Burial will follow in the Lake View Cemetery. Ryan Funeral Home is serving the family.