Grace (Piros) Witt, 91, Salina, died Monday, Nov. 6, 2017.

She was born Nov. 14, 1925, in Scott City to Opal (Gross) and Nick Piros. In 1947, she graduated from University of Kansas with an education degree and earned a master's degree at Fort Hays State University. In 1973, she studied Shakespeare in Stratford-Upon-Avon, England, and in 1981 she studied at Cambridge University in Cambridge, England.

She married Robert Witt in 1946 in Lawrence.  He preceded her in death. 

Survivors include a daughter, Jackie Breiby and husband, Dave, Salina; two grandchildren, Danielle Ruder and husband, Aaron and McKenna Breiby; and two nieces, Ann Day and Nickie Saunders.

She was preceded in death by a brother, Jimmy Piros; and two sisters, Juanita and Maria. 

Cremation has taken place; services will be at a later date.

Memorials are suggested to Endowment Fund at Forts Hays State University in care of Carlson-Geisendorf Funeral Home, Salina.

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