Mary M. Huss

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April 8, 2014

Mary M. Grutza Huss, 88, formerly of Shenandoah, passed away peacefully Tuesday morning at Broad Mountain Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, Frackville.

Born in Shenandoah, Nov. 4, 1925, she was a daughter of the late Peter and Mary Fruddam Grutza.

She attended Shenandoah schools and worked as a folder at the former Martin Dress Factory, Frackville, and last worked in dietary at the former Locust Mountain State Hospital, Shenandoah Heights.

She was a member of St. Stanislaus Roman Catholic Church, Shenandoah.

Mary was a loving wife, mother and grandmother and will be sadly missed by all who knew her.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 48 years, Chester M. Huss, in 1998; six sisters, Bertha Heffner, Lottie McGuire and Annie Newrella, Helen Novak, Elsie Grutza and Estelle Grutza; and two brothers, Joseph and Edward Grutza.

Mary is survived by her son, Chester J. Huss and his wife, Debra, Frackville; two grandchildren, Lee Ann Huss, Frackville, and Michael Huss and his wife, Kelly, Valley View; a great-granddaughter, Ayla Jean Huss, Valley View; two sisters, Pauline Grutza, Shenandoah, and Theresa McCord, Springfield, Mass.; nieces and nephews.

Religious services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday morning at Albert L. Gricoski Funeral Home, Frackville, with the Rev. David Grant officiating. Relatives and friends are invited to a visitation from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday and from 10 to 11 a.m. Saturday at the funeral home. Interment will be in Odd Fellows Cemetery, Shenandoah Heights. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in Mary's name to Broad Mountain Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, Activities Dept., 500 W. Laurel St., Frackville, PA 17931. Albert L. Gricoski Funeral Home, Frackville, has charge of arrangements. Visit

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Published in Republican & Herald on Apr. 9, 2014