Obituaries

Obituaries

Robert "Bud" E. Gress Jr. 1913 - 2006 Tonganoxie

Tonganoxie - Services for Robert E. "Bud" Gress Jr., 93, Tonganoxie, will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at Quisenberry Funeral Home in Tonganoxie. Burial will be in Maple Grove Cemetery in Tonganoxie.Mr. Gress died Monday, May 15, 2006, at Pioneer Ridge Assisted Living Center in Lawrence.He was born March 7, 1913, in Tonganoxie, the son of Robert E. and Myrtle Derbshire Gress.Mr. Gress was a grocer in McLouth and Tonganoxie. He was a member of First Congregational Church in Tonganoxie.He was married to Ellwyn Ratliff, who died Dec. 31, 1973.Survivors include a son, John R., Lawrence; four grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.The family will receive friends from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.Online condolences may be sent at <a href="http://www.quisenberryfh.com">www.quisenberryfh.com</a>.