The Life of Albert Gruneisen IV
GRUNEISEN, ALBERT H. IV, 20, died Tuesday, December 2, 2008. Darling son of his parents, Katherine Thompson Gruneisen and Albert H. Gruneisen III, he is survived by his adoring sister, Katherine Alden Gruneisen, grandmother, Patryce Thompson and a myriad of aunts, uncles, cousins and caregivers. Albert was an Eagle Scout, member of the St. Xavier High School football team and swimming teams and an avid basketball player. He loved pets and included among them dogs, Maggie, Carlysle, Rocky and Winston; two pet squirrels, Sparky and Nutso, and two piranha fish (names unknown). Albert was a crack shot at dove shoots and rode a 4-wheeler like a pro since he was five. Visitation is at Pearson's, 149 Breckinridge Lane, from 5 -7 p.m. Sunday. A memorial service will be held Monday at 10 a.m. at Calvary Episcopal Church, 821 S. Fourth St.