Colene Janette Gress

Monday, January 20, 2020
Colene Janette Gress

Colene Janette Gress, 67, of Fort Scott, passed away Wednesday evening, Jan. 15, 2020, at her home. She was born Aug. 27, 1952 in Salina, Kan., the daughter of John W. and Carolee Ann (Green) Summers. She married Wesley Gress Aug. 24, 1975 in Kansas City, Kan., and he survives of the home.

She was a C.N.A and C.M.A. and a Surgical Technician and Worked at Mercy Hospital Fort Scott.

In addition to her husband, Wes, she is survived by three daughters, Andrea Weak of Pocahontas, Ill., Renea Gress of Fort Scott, and Stephanie King of Pittsburg, Kan., two sisters, Tonja Seusy, Deborah Smith both of Bella Vista, Ark., a brother, Ron Summers of Bella Vista, Ark., and two grandsons, Levi and Kyran Weak.

The family of Colene Gress will receive friends from 2 to 3 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 25, 2020 at the Konantz-Cheney Funeral Home, with the funeral service beginning at 3 p.m. The family suggests memorial contributions to the Avalon Hospice. Donations may be sent to or left in the care of the Konantz-Cheney Funeral Home, P.O. Box 309, 15 W. Wall St., Fort Scott, KS 66701. Condolences may be emailed to the online guestbook at konantz-cheney,com.