We Live in Hearts We
Leave Behind~Thomas Campbell
Funeral services will be Wednesday, November 22, 2000 for 81-year-old
Leonard Gross of Chester, IL who died Sunday, November 19, 2000 at his
Born July 9, 1919 in Chester, IL, the son of Nicholas and Margaret (Schoenberger)
Gross. He married Ruth Fricke on January 29, 1944 in Chester, IL and she
survives of Chester.
Also surviving is three sons, Clinton, Joey and Scott Gross all of
Chester, IL. Two daughters, Linda Smith and Margaret Fulford both of
Chester, IL. Two brothers, Tom and Lawrence Gross both of Chester, IL.
Three sisters, Dorothy Ebers of Cahokia, IL, Angeline Gaertner of
Belleville, IL and Ida Lou Gaertner of Chester, IL.
13 grandchildren and eight great grandchildren also survive.
He was preceded in death by his parents, one daughter, three brothers
and one sister.
Friends may call after 4pm Tuesday, November 21, 2000 at the Welge
Pechacek Funeral Home in Chester, IL.
Funeral services for Leonard Gross will be Wednesday, November 22, 2000
at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Chester, IL with Msgr. Dennis Schaefer
Burial will be in the church cemetery.
Memorials can be made in the form of Masses or to St. Mary’s Catholic
Church in Chester, IL.