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Susan M. Gross

February 26, 1950 ~ January 5, 2020 (age 69)



Susan M. Gross, 69 years of age, passed away Sunday January 5, 2020 at her residence. Born in Cleveland, Ohio on February 26, 1950, she was the daughter of John and Lillian (Putka) Kalavsky. She was a resident of the Mantua area the past 49 years, and was a member of St. Joseph’s Catholic Church. Susan was a 1968 graduate of Warrensville Hts., High School. Susan had been employed at Opinions LTD in Chagrin Falls in the Accounts Receivable Department until her retirement. She enjoyed going to flea markets and casinos, and the special times spent with her grandchildren. On November 8, 1969, she married Gilbert G. Gross who survives at home. Also surviving are her sons Brian (Cheryl) Gross of South Lebanon, Ohio and Jamie (Angela Schuemann) Gross of Mantua; her mother  Lillian Kalavsky of Twinsburg, Ohio; brothers John (Rose) Kalavsky of Stow, William (Rosell) Kalavsky of Germany, Timothy (Nancy) Kalavsky of Aurora; sisters Karen (Nick) Repie of Solon, Jane (Rosario) Carbone of Mayfield and Peggy (Joseph) Previte of Lyndhurst, and her grandchildren Brandon, Jacob, Madison, Abigail and Elizabeth. She was preceded in death by her father John Kalavsky. No calling hours. Mass of Christian Burial will be held Saturday January 11, 2020, 11:00 A.M. at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, 11045 St. Joseph Blvd., Mantua, Ohio 44255. Officiating will be Rev. Edward Stafford. Arrangements are by the Green Family Funeral Home & Crematory Service in Mantua where condolences and memories may be viewed at

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Mass of Christian Burial
January 11, 2020

11:00 AM
St. Joseph's Catholic Church
11045 St. Joseph's Blvd.
Mantua, OH 44255

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