Obituary for Eleanor S. "Ellie" Gross
On February 16, 2017 Eleanor Gross unexpectedly passed away in her home. With her was Cliff, her husband of nearly 67 years. It’s hard to think of Ellie without thinking of her lifelong partner. It’s hard to think of Ellie without thinking of her lifelong partner. Ellie lived a long, healthy, happy and generous life. She was bright and alert and involved to the very end. Her spirit and example will live on in the friends and family that she cherished. Ellie was happiest surrounded by her loving family, and that’s how she celebrated her 90th birthday this summer.
She is survived by Cliff, her brother Bill Sipler and his wife Joan, her son Jeff and his wife Margie, her son David and his wife Rachel, her grandsons Alex (Kaitie), Andrew (Mel), Ben (Katie), Nick (Bar), Josh, and Matt, and four beautiful great-grandchildren whom she cherished.
All are welcome to attend a memorial service which will be held on April 1st at 11 am at Holy Trinity Episcopal Church, 11 N. Monroe Ave., Wenonah, NJ 08090. In lieu of flowers, Cliff wishes that remembrances be made to either: Gloucester County Emergency Response Center, 1200 North Delsea Drive, Clayton, NJ 08312 or Holy Redeemer Health System, Office of Philanthropy, 521 Moredon Road, Huntingdon Valley, PA 19006.