Edward Gress

Obituary of Edward Warren Gress

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Edward Warren Gress, 86, of Lansingburgh went home to be with the Lord on Friday February 4, 2022.  He is a son of the late Joseph Gress, Sr. and Helen O’Brien Gress.  In addition to his parents, Ed was also preceded in death by two brothers; John and Joseph Gress, Jr; one sister; Katherine H. Rall.  He leaves behind to cherish his memory longtime companion, Edythe Manwiller; two daughters, Lisa Pitt and Christine Gress; two grandchildren; Christopher Pitt and David Mamone; along with several nieces and nephews. 


Ed enjoyed playing the piano.  He also liked to attend Drum and Bugle corps. Performances.  He took pleasure in dining at his favorite restaurant, Verdile’s in Troy.  He was employed by New York State Department of Tax and Finance.  He was a communicant of St. Augustine’s Church in Lansingburgh.


Calling hours will be from 1-4 pm Wednesday in the John J. Sanvidge Funeral Home, Inc. Cor. of 115th. Street & 4th  Avenue in Lansingburgh.


Mass of Christian Burial will be on FRIDAY at 11:00 am Feb. 11, 2022 at St. Augustine’s Church, 25-115th. Street Troy, NY 12182.


Interment will be in St. John’s Cemetery, Troy, NY.


In Lieu of Flowers, the family requests that donations be made to the Mohawk Hudson Humane Society, 3 Oakland Ave. Menands, NY 12204


For online condolences, please visit Sanvidgefuneralhome.com


The Mass of Christian burial will be streamed live starting 10:55 am on Friday at https://youtu.be/vs-ewjV-Bn8

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1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Wednesday, February 9, 2022
John J. Sanvidge Funeral Home, Inc.
565 Fourth Ave.
Troy, New York, United States
(518) 235-0952


11:00 am - 11:45 am
Friday, February 11, 2022
St. Augustine's Church
28 - 115th Street
Troy, New York, United States
(518) 235-3861


12:00 pm - 12:15 pm
Friday, February 11, 2022
St. John's Cemetery
250 Cemetery Rd.
Troy, New York, United States
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