Obituaries

Obituaries

Anna Calovich Bross 1917 - 2008 Kansas City, Kan.

Mass of Christian Burial for Anna Calovich Bross, 90, Kansas City, Kan., will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Shawnee. Burial will be in St. Joseph Cemetery.Mrs. Bross died Monday, June 9, 2008, at her home.She was born Nov. 30, 1917. She grew up on Strawberry Hill in Kansas City, Kan. Mrs. Bross was a longtime member of St. John the Baptist Catholic Church and later became a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church in Shawnee.She married Joe Bross in 1941. They shared 65 years of marriage. He died Dec. 12, 2006. Survivors include three daughters, Joanne Berns and husband Bill, Hoyt, Judith Barbara, Johnson County, and Fran Waymire and husband Harvey, Lawrence; a sister, Mary Stump and husband Vernon, Gladstone, Mo.; nine grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; and many other relatives and longtime friends.The family will receive friends from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. today at the Amos Family Chapel of Shawnee, where a rosary will be recited at 6:30 p.m. today.The family suggests memorials to the American Stroke Foundation, 5960 Dearborn, Mission, KS 66202. Condolences may be sent at <a href="http://www.amosfamily.com">www.amosfamily.com</a>.