A Celebration of life service for Ralph Gruber, 84, of Fontanelle, will be Friday, October 11th at 11 am at the Emmanuel Lutheran Church in Fontanelle. Burial will be in the Fontanelle Cemetery. A luncheon will be held at the church following the services. Visitation will be Thursday from 2 pm to 7 pm at the church. Family will be present form 5 pm to 7 pm. Memorials may be made to the Fontanelle Fire and Rescue or the Good Samaritan Society in Fontanelle. Online condolences may be left at steenfunerals.com. Survivors include: Daughters, Debbie Engelstad of Ankeny, Denise Landt of Garwin and Rita Rosenberg of Grimes. 11 grandchildren and 18 great grandchildren.