Dorothea “Jean” Gruber, nee LaPointe, 91, of Wood Dale. Beloved wife for 44 years to the late Norman C. Gruber. Loving mother of Deborah (Cmdr. Scott, USN) Thomas. Proud grandmother of Laura (Lavelle) Simmons, and Paul Thomas. Visitation Friday Feb. 26 from 10:00 am until time of service at 12 noon. In lieu of flowers memorials to American Heart Association, 208 S La Salle St., Suite 1500, Chicago, Il. 60604 appreciated. Interment Acacia Park Cemetery.