We Live in Hearts We Leave Behind~Thomas Campbell

Lawrence Gross

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We Live in Hearts We Leave Behind~Thomas Campbell

Lawrence Gross

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 also survive.

He was preceded in death by his parents, both wives, five brothers and one sister.

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.