In loving memory of

Gloria Gay Gross
January 30, 1940 - December 16, 2021

Gloria Gross, 81, passed away while at the Deaconess Gateway Hospital in Newburgh, December 16, 2021. She was born in Washington, January 30, 1940, to Helbert and Helen (Small) Neukam. On December 16, 1958, she married Don Gross. He preceded her in death.

A graduate of Washington High School, Gloria was last employed by the YoYo Daycare. She always enjoyed cooking and taking care of children. Her greatest joy was spending time with her family. She was a member of a local homemakers club.

Those left to cherish Gloria's memory include her sons, Danny Gross and Mike Gross, both of Washington. Gloria was blessed with two grandchildren: Danielle Gross and Keylee Brook, both of Washington. She leaves a sister, Karen (Joe) Sponn of Washington.

Gloria was preceded in death by her parents, Helbert and Helen Neukam; her husband, Don; and two infant siblings.

A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date.

Condolences may be sent to the family online at

The staff of the Ed Lee Mortuary is honored to have been entrusted with the arrangements for Gloria Gross.


Rhonda Dillon wrote on Dec 20, 2021:

"Gloria was sweet and caring woman she will be missed prayers for her family!!?"

Rhonda Dillon wrote on Dec 20, 2021:

"Gloria was a very sweet and caring woman she will be missed prayers for her family!!?"

Chelle Hastings wrote on Dec 19, 2021:

"Gloria was a beautiful bright life...We worked together in health care..what a spit-fire...never worried if she was gonna show up or keep up!! Worked those girls a third of her age right under the table...I'll always keep special place in my heart for her ? Prayers and hugs to all the family and close friends...she had many!!"

Kay Kelsey Behymer wrote on Dec 19, 2021:

"We went through high school together. Always sweet, kind, with a smile. Kay Kelsey Behymer "