John Richard Gruener

Monday, May 30, 2022

John Richard Gruener, 56, Martinsville, passed away on Thursday, May 26, 2022 at his home in Martinsville.

He was born on Nov. 9, 1965 in Morristown, N.J., to the late Herbert and Theresa (Dallen) Gruener.

John graduated from Eminence High School and later earned his bachelorís degree from Indiana State University. He enjoyed camping, fishing and spending time with his family, especially his nieces and nephews.

John was preceded in death by his brother, Joseph Gruener.

Survivors include his brothers, Jim (Penny) Gruener of Gosport, Bob (Valerie) Gruener of Fillmore, Bill (Debbie) Gruener of Punta Gorda, Fla., and Jeff (Chari) Gruener of Brazil,; sister Beth (Ron) Clodfelter of Rockville; sister-in-law Christina Gruener of Knightsville; as well as several nieces, nephews and other extended family.

A celebration of Johnís life will be held at a later date. Moore Funeral Home in Brazil was entrusted with his cremation arrangements. Online condolences may be expressed at