We Live in Hearts We
Leave Behind~Thomas Campbell
Funeral Mass will be Monday, January 17, 2005 for 88 year old Lawrence
Gross of Chester, IL who passed away Saturday, January 15, 2005 at St. Annís
Healthcare Center in Chester, IL.
He was born to Nicholas and Margaret (Schoenberger) Gross on September
18, 1916 in Chester, IL. He married Helen Bertholl on November 12, 1946 in
Evasnville, IL and she preceded him in death. He then married Ruth Jany on
November 21, 1987 in Chester, IL and she also preceded him in death.
Survivors include three sons, Dennis, Larry and Bill Gross all of
Chester, IL. One daughter, Donna Estel of Chester, IL. Three sisters,
Dorothy Ebers of Cahokia, IL, Angeline Gaertner of Belleville, IL and Ida
Gaertner of Chester, IL. Nine grandchildren and three great grandchildren
He was preceded in death by his parents, both wives, five brothers and
Friends are calling after 4pm Sunday, January 16, 2005 at the Welge
Pechacek Funeral Home in Chester, IL.
Funeral Mass for Lawrence Gross will be Monday, January 17, 2005 at 11am
from St. Maryís Catholic Church in Chester, IL with Father Gene Wojcik
officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery.
Memorials can be made to St. Maryís Catholic School.