Ruth Maxine Gross

Birth: July 26th, 1932
Death: June 14th, 2016
Age: 83 years
Residence:New Lothrop

GROSS, Maxine Ruth (Koan) – of New Lothrop, age 83, died Monday, June 13, 2016 at Westfall AFC of Montrose. Funeral services will be held at 12PM Thursday, June 16, 2016 at the O’Guinn Family Funeral Home in Montrose. Rev. Eddie Phillips officiating. Burial in Montrose Township Cemetery. Family will receive visitors at the funeral home on Wednesday from 2PM until 8PM and Thursday from 11AM until the time of service at 12PM. Contributions may be made to the charity of one’s choice.

Maxine was born July 26, 1932 in Flushing, Michigan to the late Albert and Carrie (Down) Koan. She married Maynard A. Gross on May 5, 1952 in Angola, Indiana. He preceded her in death March 25, 2015. Maxine was a homemaker and enjoyed taking care of her six sons and Maynard. She liked to sew and cook large meals on the holidays. She loved to garden and visit with her family and friends. Maxine was a loving wife and mother who was devoted to her family.

Maxine leaves to cherish her memory, Sons: Harvey Gross of New Lothrop, Darwin Gross (Friend, Lisa) of Montrose, Scott (Sharon) Gross of Oakley and Herman (Fran) Gross of New Lothrop. She is also survived by: Brothers: Clifford and her twin brother, Dick; As well as, many nieces and nephews. Maxine was preceded in death by her Sons: Alan and Ron; Sister, Beatrice; Brothers, Jay, Albert, Woody, Floyd and Dewey Koan. The family wishes to thank the staff at Westfall AFC for all their loving care and support. Please sign our guestbook or share an online condolence with the family at


O’Guinn Family Funeral Home

 Montrose Chapel


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