Laura (Trohoski) Gress

Born: Wed., Nov. 17, 1954
Died: Wed., Aug. 2, 2017

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Laura Susan Trohoski Gress, 62, of Erie, passed away on August 2, 2017 at her residence. She was born November 17, 1954, daughter of Delores Geiger Trohoski and the late Edward Trohoski. She was a teacher with the Erie Catholic Diocese and taught 5th and 6 th grade Social Studies at St. Luke's and St. George's Schools. She was a member of the Siebenbuerger Club, St. Mary's Club and CYS Club. She enjoyed traveling, reading, crocheting blankets, shopping and trips to the Casino. She especially enjoyed spending time with her grandson Paul. Besides her father, she was preceded in death by her grandmother Verna DiNicola. 

Survivors include her husband of 42 years William T. Gress, a daughter, Teresa Gress, a grandson Paul Gress, three sisters, Sherry Reedy (Herbert) of Virginia Beach, Va, Debbie Gloss (William) of San Diego, Ca, Kelli Nesslehauf (Kevin) of Lexington, Ky, a brother, Edward Trohoski (Cindy) of Pittsburgh, Pa, a sister -in-law, Ann Marie Gress (Life Partner Mary Anne) of Erie, several nieces and nephews, and her St. George Family.
Relatives and friends may call at the Edward J. Garr Funeral Home, Inc. 459 East 12th Street, Erie, Pa 16503 on Friday, from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Visitation will also be on Saturday from 9 am until time of the Funeral Mass at 10 am at Holy Rosary Church. Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, Memorial Contributions can be made to the Diabetic Association of Erie County, 1128 State Street, Erie, Pa 16501 or Holy Rosary Church, 2701 East Avenue, Erie, Pa 16504. Send condolences to

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