From OBIT dated 12 Sept 2006, The Seattle (WA) Times.
Elsie Marie Gross. Born at the family farm near Alice, North Dakota on Sept 16, 1916, the fifth of seven children born to Gustav and Marie (Schmidt) Kapaun. Passed away in Seattle on May 29, 2006. In 1934 married Frank Gross who died in 1992. Survived by two daughters, two sons, ten grandchildren, many greatgrandchildren, one great-greatgrandson, her sister, several sisters-in-law, numberous nieces and nephews. PHOTO accompanies OBIT.