Hardin | Wednesday, March 16 2022 |
Marcia Jean Gress, 87, passed away at 2:25 am on Wednesday, March 16, 2022, at Jerseyville Community Hospital.
She was born on May 26, 1934, in Mozier, the daughter of Forrest and Lucille Winkler.
Marcia married Alfred Gress on December 13, 1952, in Hamburg and he preceded her in death.
She was a member of St. Norbert's Catholic Church and loved to play bingo and work on their farm. She enjoyed gardening and canning.
Marcia is survived by five children, Raymond (Corky) Gress of Grafton, Richard (Chrissy) Gress of Alton, Vicki (Richard) Brackett of Philadelphia, MO, Roger (Kandy) Gress of Dolph, AR, Rodney (Susan) Gress of Hardin, twelve grandchildren, fourteen great-grandchildren, three great-great-grandchildren, a sister, Deana (Donald Lee) McBride, and numerous nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents and husband, she was also preceded in death by a brother, Donald Winkler.
Visitation will be from 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm Sunday, March 20, 2022, at Gress, Kallal, and Schaaf Funeral Home in Hardin.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10 am Monday, March 21, 2022, at the St. Norbert's Catholic Church, Hardin with Fr. Don Roberts, celebrant.
Burial will follow at St. Norbert's Cemetery.
Memorials are suggested to the American Cancer Society or Calhoun Ambulance.
Online condolences and guest book may be found at www.kallalandschaaf.com.
Gress, Kallal and Schaaf Funeral Home