Gruss, Emily Cecelia
Birth: Sunday, November 29, 1931 in Nottingham (Upper Marlboro), Maryland
Residence: Waldorf, Maryland
Death: Tuesday, November 26, 2019 at the age of 87
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Emily Cecelia Gruss, 87, of Waldorf, Maryland, passed away on November 26, 2019 at University of Maryland Charles Regional Medical Center in La Plata. Born on November 29, 1931 in Nottingham (Upper Marlboro), Maryland, she was the daughter of the late Virginia Cecelia Burch Windsor and Samuel L. Windsor.
In her youth, Mrs. Gruss attended a variety of events that enabled her to see some of the top performers of her time. She enjoyed the classic Country and Bluegrass music genre. Mrs. Gruss was a former member of the Catholic Daughters and was very active, even served as Treasurer, for the Body of Christ Farm in Waldorf. She was a cat lover and enjoyed the gathering of family and friends at her home for any occasion.
In addition to her parents, Mrs. Gruss was preceded in death by her husband Anthony Francis Gruss; two sisters and one brother. She is survived by her children, Cecelia LuAnn Gruss, Gerard Anthony Gruss and Neil Francis Gruss; grandchildren Crystal Gruss, Tiffany Gruss Kennedy, her husband Robert, their son Hilton and one child on the way.
A visitation will be held on Monday, December 2, 2019 date from 2PM to 4PM and from 6PM to 8PM with Prayers at 7PM at the Raymond Funeral Service, P.A., 5635 Washington Avenue, La Plata, Maryland 20646. A Memorial Mass will be offered at 11AM on Tuesday, December 3, 2019 at St. Peter's Catholic Church, 3320 St. Peter's Church Road, Waldorf, Maryland 20601. Interment will be held at a later date.