Thursday, August 15, 2013

Death notice for Brother Jeffrey Gros

Brother Jeffrey Gros, 75, died in Chicago on Aug. 12. Brother Jeffery graduated from Saint Mary’s College in 1959 and was awarded an honorary Doctorate in Educational Leadership from Saint Mary's University in 2011 during Founder’s Day. He was a well-respected teacher and scholar. Brother Jeffery was recognized internationally for his works in the area of ecumenism.

Services will be held in Romeoville, Ill., Saturday, Aug. 17. Notes of condolence may be sent to Sr. Joye Gros, OP, 4928 Washington Blvd., St. Louis, MO 63018. The Saint Mary’s community extends its prayers to Brother Jeffery and his family.