SIDNEY — Catherine Sarah Gross, 93, of 2901 Fair Road, Sidney, passed away Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014, at 10:10 p.m. at Fair Haven Shelby County Home.
She was born on Sept. 25, 1920, in Sidney, the daughter of the late Montgomery J. and Minnie Bell (Wolaver) Ellis. On April 19, 1941, she married Forest William Gross, and he preceded her in death on Jan. 8, 1996.
She is survived by two daughters, Carolyn and husband, Duane Helman, of Conover; and Phyllis Lowe, of Union. She had three grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren, and one sister, Mrs. Ronald (May June) Davis, of Sidney. Preceding her in death were one brother and two sisters.
Catherine was a homemaker, and some of her favorite activties were bowling, fishing, and she loved gardening.
She was also a member of St. John's Lutheran Church in Sidney.
Funeral Services will be held Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014 at 11 a.m. at St. John's Lutheran Church with the Rev. Jonathan W. Schriber officiating. Burial will be at Shelby Memory Gardens in Sidney.
Friends may call Tuesday, from 10 a.m. until the hour of service at the church.
Memorials may be made to Fair Haven Shelby County Home in memory of Catherine Sarah Gross. Arrangements are in the care of Cromes Funral Home, Sidney. Condolences may be expressed to the Gross family at the website, www.cromesfh.com.