Anton Gruhot

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. – Services for Anton Peter Gruhot, 86, of Johnson City, Tenn., took place April 10, 2013, at the Morris-Baker Funeral Home. Military honors were provided by the U.S. Navy and the honor guard of the Knights of Columbus were in attendance.

He died Monday, April 8, 2013, at Broadmore Assisted Living of Johnson City.

He was born to Anton and Jennie (Debautt) Gruhot in Moline, Ill. He was a retired chief petty officer having served in the U.S. Navy for 22 years. He was a veteran of both WWII and Korea.

Survivors include his daughter, Rosemary Mitchell of Knoxville; son, Pete Gruhot of Jonesborough; sisters, Florence Winter and Alice Tollakson, both of Taunton; two grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.