Tracie L. Gross, 49, of Churubusco, passed away on January 31, 2020, at Parkview Regional Medical Center in Fort Wayne, surrounded by her family.\nBorn in Whitley County, on November 18, 1970, to Donald and Marilyn (Nicodemus) Gross. She spent her formative years in Churubusco, graduating from Park Hill Learning Center in 1990.\nAfter high school, Tracie worked briefly at Passages in Columbia City.\nShe attended Churubusco United Methodist Church.\nTracie loved her family. She enjoyed spending time with them and playing board games like Aggravation or Uno. She was a big fan of Busco sports and after she couldn't attend the games, she would follow them on the news. When she wasn't with her family, she was watching 70's and 80's sitcoms. She was an avid fan of Professional Wrestling.\nTracie is survived by her mother, Marilyn Gross; two sisters, Teresa (Greg) Salesman and Tamara (Tom) Miller; a brother, Todd (Debbie) Gross; eight nieces and nephews, Brooke (Brad) Bastin, Amanda (Jake) VanWagner, Allyson (John) Ferrara, Levi Gross, Whitley (Steven) Roehrman, Wade (Diane) Boggs, Jana (Bryan) Hambley and Mary (Mark) Lyness; several great-nieces and nephews.\nShe was preceded in death by her father, Donald Gross on August 9, 2007.\nServices will take place at Churubusco United Methodist Church on Wednesday, February 5, 2020, at 11:00 a.m., with calling one hour prior to the service.\nFamily will also receive friends at Sheets & Childs Funeral Home, on Tuesday, February 4, 2020, from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.\nBurial taking place at Eel River Cemetery, Churubusco.\nIn Lieu of flowers, please direct memorials to Riley's or Passages.\nOnline Guestbook or leave a personal note to the family at www.sheetsandchilds.com.