Born: June 2, 1946 - Deceased: January 24, 2023
Geraldine Gross, nee Purcell, 76, of Belleville, IL, born Sunday, June 2, 1946, in East St. Louis, IL, passed away Tuesday, January 24, 2023 at her residence in Belleville, IL.
Jerry enjoyed life, loved Elvis and had such a beautiful soul. She will be missed by her family and friends.
She was preceded in death by her:
- Husband, Darrell Ray Gross
- Son, Matthew Joseph Gross
- Parents, Malcolm William Sr. and Mavis, nee Melvin, Albrecht
- Brother, Malcom W. “Joe” Gross Jr.
Surviving are her:
- Son, Darren (Theresa) Gross of Belleville, IL
- Sister, Denise Purcell of Collinsville, IL
- Half brothers and sisters:
- John Purcell
- Ellen (Craig) Bauer
- Carolyn (Brian) Mort
- Maryann (Mike) McKernan
- Brittany (Derek) Zinck
- Dustin (Laura) Gross
- Great grandchildren:
- Jeff Weber
- Scott Weber
- Brandon Weber
Memorials: Memorials may be made to the St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.
Funeral: Private family services.