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Elizabeth Gauss
September 5, 1918 - June 20, 2022

Elizabeth Gauss

Elizabeth Gauss
Sep 5, 1918 - Jun 20, 2022

Elizabeth Gauss
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Elizabeth Virginia Edmison Gauss, 103, passed away peacefully Monday, June 20, 2022, at her Grosse Pointe Farms home.
She was born Sept. 5, 1918, in Detroit, to Frank and Edna Edmison.
Elizabeth served as president and board member of Ibex in Grosse Pointe, a member of the Fine Arts Society of Detroit and a Life Member of Junior Goodwill of Detroit.
She was predeceased by her husband, Charles William Gauss II; and son, Charles William Gauss III.
She is survived by her daughter, Barbara (Frank) Westover; daughter-in-law, Cheryl Gauss; grandchildren, Robert (Jana) and Bradford (Aileen) Westover; Craig, Christopher (Annika) and Charles (Shannon) Gauss; and great-grandchildren, Matthew, Margaret, Nathan, Alexander, Regan, Taylor, Mackenzie Westover and Nora Gauss.
A memorial service will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, July 9, at Grosse Pointe Memorial Church, 16 Lakeshore, Grosse Pointe Farms. She will be interred at White Chapel Cemetery in Troy.
Contributions in Elizabeth's memory may be made to Grosse Pointe Memorial Church, at the above address or online at


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