Dorothy Gross – Post Bulletin
Dorothy Mae Gross, 83, of Kasson, MN, formerly of Dodge Center, MN, died Sunday, March 13, 2022 at Prairie Meadows Senior Living in Kasson, MN.
Dorothy was born on February 5, 1939, the daughter of Robert and Gertrude (Heimberg) Klossner in Pine Island, MN. She graduated from Kasson High School in 1957. She married on January 18, 1958 to Alvin Gross in Kasson, MN.
Dorothy worked as a child care provider for many years in the Dodge Center and Kasson communities. She also worked as a nurse’s aide at Hayfield and helped with physiotherapy. Dorothy loved flowers, camping, gardening, dancing and listening to Bluegrass music. She was a member of Praise Fellowship Church in Dodge Center, MN. She will be deeply missed by her family and friends.
Dorothy is survived by her children, William Gross of Farmington, MN, Bruce (Jan) Gross of Tarpon Springs, FL, Cindy (Rodney) Severson of Jacksonville, FL, and Cheryl (Nhut)Tran of Rochester, MN; sister, Alice Klossner of Rochester, MN; sister-in-law, Judy Klossner; brothers-in-law, Chuck Koenig, Herman Stahl and John Foley; 10 grandchildren and 4 great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by her husband, Alvin; parents, Robert and Gertrude; 4 sisters, Lina Torgenson and her husband Lowell “Butch”, Margaret Foley, Amanda Stahl, Rose Koenig and 2 brothers, John and Ernie.
The family would like to thank Prairie Meadows for the wonderful care provided to both Alvin and Dorothy and Moments Hospice for their compassion in Dorothy’s final days.
Funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m. Thursday, March 17, 2022 at the Czaplewski Family Funeral Homes, 801 7th St SE in Kasson, with Pastor Roger Langworthy officiating. Visitation will be from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. on Wednesday, March 16, 2022 at the funeral home and one hour before the service on Thursday. Interment will be in Fairview Cemetery in Hayfield, MN. You are invited to join a live stream of the funeral service on Czaplewski’s Facebook page; https://www.facebook.com/Czaplewski-Family-Funeral-Homes-Crematory-336420016774213/. To share a special memory or condolences, please visit www.czaplewskifuneralhomes.com, Czaplewski Family Funeral Homes, 801 7th St SE Kasson, MN 55944 (507) 634-6510. Blessed be his memory.