Ian Anthony Grgurich, 23, New Haven, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2013, in New Haven.
Ian, son of Marissa L. Grgurich, was born Feb. 27, 1990, in Creve Coeur. He was a proud and faithful fourth generation Marine, a member of the Pvt. George Phillips Marine Corps League Detachment, Young Life Franklin County and the National Rifle Association. He was always thinking of others, and would do anything for someone in need. He thought of his friends as brothers and sisters, and would always be there to take up for them in their time of need.
Ian was preceded in death by his great-grandparents, Joseph and Kathleen Grgurich, and Stanley and Lanett Marshall.
He is survived by his mother, Marissa Grgurich and fiance Jake Houghton, Washington; grandparents, John and Sheila Grgurich, Washington; three aunts and uncles, Stacey Wilder and husband Eric, Wildwood, Anthony Grgurich and wife Theresa, Washington, and James Grgurich and wife Stacy, St. Charles; two cousins, Johnathon Grgurich and JoAnna Grgurich, both of St. Charles; godparents, Stan and Mary Alice Dultz, St. Peters; other relatives and many friends.
Visitation will be held from 4 to 8 p.m. Monday, Sept. 23, at Miller Funeral Home, Washington.
A funeral Mass will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 24, at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, Villa Ridge.
Interment will be private. Memorial donations may be given to Miller Funeral Home to assist with funeral costs.
The Grgurich family is being served by Miller Funeral Home, Washington.
Published in The Missourian on September 21, 2013