Tracie L. Gross, 49, of Churubusco, passed away on January 31, 2020, at Parkview Regional Medical Center in Fort Wayne, surrounded by her family.
Born in Whitley County, on November 18, 1970, to Donald and Marilyn (Nicodemus) Gross. She spent her formative years in Churubusco, graduating from Park Hill Learning Center in 1990.
After high school, Tracie worked briefly at Passages in Columbia City.
She attended Churubusco United Methodist Church.
Tracie loved her family. She enjoyed spending time with them and playing board games like Aggravation or Uno. She was a big fan of Busco sports and after she couldn’t attend the games, she would follow them on the news. When she wasn’t with her family, she was watching 70’s and 80’s sitcoms. She was an avid fan of Professional Wrestling.
Tracie is survived by her mother, Marilyn Gross; two sisters, Teresa (Greg) Salesman and Tamara (Tom) Miller; a brother, Todd (Debbie) Gross; eight nieces and nephews, Brooke (Brad) Bastin, Amanda (Jake) VanWagner, Allyson (John) Ferrara, Levi Gross, Whitley (Steven) Roehrman, Wade (Diane) Boggs, Jana (Bryan) Hambley and Mary (Mark) Lyness; several great-nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her father, Donald Gross on August 9, 2007.
Services will take place at Churubusco United Methodist Church on Wednesday, February 5, 2020, at 11:00 a.m., with calling one hour prior to the service.
Family will also receive friends at Sheets & Childs Funeral Home, on Tuesday, February 4, 2020, from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Burial taking place at Eel River Cemetery, Churubusco.
In Lieu of flowers, please direct memorials to Riley’s or Passages.
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