Mary L. Gross-Conley

February 13, 2017

Mary Louise Gross-Conley, 92, of Frankfort, Ind., and formerly of Winamac, died at 1:35 p.m. February 13, 2017 at St. Vincent Frankfort Hospital.  Born August 27, 1924 in Kirklin, Ind., to Hurlis Wayne & Louisa Mae (Grey) Peak.  She married Bernard R. “Ben” Gross on July 7, 1961 and he preceded her in death on November 4, 1990.  She then married Claude Conley and he preceded her in death.

Mary attended Kirklin High School.  She worked for General Motors for 28 years.  She was a member of the Winamac Catholic Church.  Mary volunteered at Good Samaritan, was Volunteer of the Year and also volunteered at the hospital and the senior center and worked on REACT.

Visitation and Services

Graveside services will be 1:30 p.m. Friday, February 17, 2017 at Riverbank Cemetery in Winamac, Ind. Goodwin Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements. Memorial donations may be made to Wesley Manor.

Survived by:

Brother: Charles (Jeanette) Peak of Frankfort, Sister: Geneva Lashbrook of Frankfort. Several nieces and nephews also survive.

Preceded by:

5 sisters, and 1 brother.


Leave your Condolences

6 Condolences for “Mary L. Gross-Conley”

  1. Jennifer February 14, 2017 at 4:08 pm

    Grandma Mary was a true blessing to our family! Both of our boys loved going to the river to eat lunch with Grandma Mary, but most of all loved all the chocolate she always had in her candy dishes. You will be in our thoughts and prayers forever Grandma Mary! We love you!
    Chuck, Jennifer, Luke (16 yr old) and Grant (15 yr old) Houin
    Plymouth, Ind.

  2. Joyce A. Boyer February 14, 2017 at 5:42 pm

    Uncle Charles, Aunt Jeanette, Aunt Geneva, we’ve lost a wonderful soul in Aunt Mary. It really saddens me that she has passed. Have so many great memories though of all the times that our family has spent together. God has called another Angel home. Strength and Comfort from God’s Grace. Love your niece, Joyce

  3. Nancy Biddle February 14, 2017 at 6:06 pm

    I’m so sorry for your loss of such a beautiful and loving person, you are all in my prayers

  4. Jane Werner February 14, 2017 at 9:09 pm

    Geneva-So sorry to hear of the passing of your sister. May God give you comfort during this difficult time. You are in our thoughts and Prayers. Scott & Jane

  5. Everett Emery February 15, 2017 at 7:00 am

    Sorry to hear of the passing of Mary. She was my neighbor when I was growing up on McClurg St. Mary & Ben used to take me to the stock car races in Kokomo. Our condolences to family and friends.

  6. Margaret Arnold February 24, 2017 at 11:47 am

    Mary was a good friend. We lived next to each other in Winamac. I am sorry I have not keep up with her. I have not been in good health. But will miss her.

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