Penni Lori Gross, 47, of Casey, Ill. passed away Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2007 at Carle Foundation Hospital in Urbana, Ill. She was born July 29, 1960 in Terre Haute, the daughter of Eugene and Coral Reed Washburn.

Survivors include her parents, Eugene and Coral of Matinsville, Ill.; her husband, Bruce L. Gross of Casey; two sons, Derek R. Gross and Trevor L. Gross both of Casey; a sister, Angi Herrington and husband Dan of Indianapolis. Also of the Indy area, nephew and niece, Tom L. Staley, and Carmel Krynock and husband Ed; great-nephew and niece, Eddie and Katie Krynock. She is also survived by her father and mother-in-law, Ronnie and June Gross and by three sisters-in-law; two brothers-in-law and eight nieces and nephews-in-law. She was preceded in death by her grandparents, Vinton and Inez Reed and Russell and Bonnie Washburn, all of Martinsville.

She attended Indiana State University, and was then employed at Bank of Casey and currently at Pap-R-Products offices in Martinsville. She accepted the Lord as her Saviour at an early age and was a member of New Hope Cumberland Presbyterian Church.

Funeral services will be 10 a.m. CST Saturday at Greenwell Funeral Home, 30 N. Washington St., in Martinsville, with Pastors Ronnie and Dan Gross officiating. Visitation will be 4 to 8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. Burial will be in Ridgelawn Cemetery in Martinsville. Memorial contributions may be made to the donor’s choice.

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