Anna Karolina (Zeeb) Gries

Anna Karolina (Zeeb) Gries, died at Springhurst Health Campus in Greenfield on Oct. 6, 2012, at the age of 102. Anne was born in New York City on March 13, 1910. Her parents, Ludwig and Helen (Baasch) Zeeb, preceded her in death.

Anne is survived by 4 sons, Christian Gries (June), twins David Gries (Elaine) and Peter Gries (Margret), and Daniel Gries;  9 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren.

Konrad, her husband of a 66 year-long marriage, preceded her in death in 1999. Anne, although the oldest of 8 children, was preceded in death by 4 of her 7 siblings, Martin Zeeb, Bertha Jank, Clara Logstedt, and Doris Vesel.  Her brothers Paul, Otto, and Arthur Zeeb survive her.

Anne's family and friends will always treasure her memory and the love and inspiration she gave us all. Her life will be celebrated with a Memorial Service at St. James Lutheran Church on Saturday Nov. 24, 2012 at 4 p.m.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. James Lutheran Church, 1741 South State Street, Greenfield, IN, 46140.

Arrangements are entrusted to the Stillinger Family Funeral home Pasco Chapel.

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