Doratha Gross, 100, died April 16, 2013 at the Syracuse Community Memorial Hospital. She was born Aug. 23, 1912 in rural Burr to Charles and Minnie (Neemann) Gross.
She worked in personal home health care in Syracuse. She was a member of the Eastern Star and the VFW.
She is survived by son Charles Robert and Jean Morris; granddaughters Vicki Sue Mercey and Sherry Lewis; grandsons Raymond Barnes, David (Diann) Barnes and Dale Barnes; great grandchildren Kimberly, Sarah and Hayden Barnes, Emily and Reece Barnes and Gavin Barnes; sister Ruby Peterson; sister-in-law Naomi Gross; nieces, nephews and many special friends.
She was preceded by daughter Sammy Kay, sisters Esther Schreiner and Kay Frances and brothers Ernest and LeRoy Gross.
Memorial services will be Saturday, April 20, at the Fusselman-Allen-Harvey Funeral Chapel at 2 p.m. in Syracuse, NE.
The book can be signed on Friday, April 19, from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m. at the funeral home. There is no viewing due to cremation.
Memorials are suggested to the family’s choice.
Fusselman-Allen-Harvey Funeral Home in Syracuse is in charge of arrangements.
Condolences can be expressed at www.fusselmanallenharvey.com.