We Live in Hearts We Leave Behind~Thomas Campbell

Ruth Gross

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We Live in Hearts We Leave Behind~Thomas Campbell

Ruth Gross

Funeral services will be Tuesday, May 20, 2003 for 86-year-old Ruth Gross of Chester, IL, who died Friday, May 16, 2003 at St. Annís Healthcare Center in Chester, IL.

Born August 30, 1916 in Palestine, IL, the daughter of Edward and Elizabeth (Dannenbrink) Hale. She married Mark Jany on June 22, 1941 in Chester, IL and he preceded her in death. She then married Lawrence Gross on November 21, 1987 in Chester, IL and he survives of Chester, IL.

Also surviving is three step sons, Dennis, Larry and Bill Gross all of Chester, IL. One step daughter, Donna Estel of Chester, IL. One niece, one nephew, nine step grandchildren and three step great grandchildren also survive.

She was preceded in death by her parents, her first husband, one daughter and one sister.

Friends may call after 4pm Monday, May 19, 2003 at the Welge Pechacek Funeral Home in Chester, IL.

Funeral services for Ruth Gross will be Tuesday, May 20, 2003 at 11am at the Welge Pechacek Funeral Home in Chester, IL with Rev. Beth Tickner officiating. Burial will be in the Paradise Cemetery in Steeleville, IL.

Memorials can be made to the First United Methodist Church of Chester, IL.