Gretchen Gosch, Roeland Park woman killed in I-70 crash, remembered as passionate social worker and ‘bright soul’

"Gretchen had an extraordinary way of making every person she came across feel seen and special. She was a unique blend of empathy, compassion, generosity, spunk, and sassiness." Image via Amos Family Funeral Home.

A Roeland Park woman killed this week in a crash on I-70 near Bonner Springs is being remembered as a dedicated family member and person who spent her professional life serving others.

Gretchen Gosch, 33, died after the Ford Focus she was driving on I-70 Monday morning struck an abandoned truck on the shoulder of the highway, according to a Kansas Highway Patrol crash log.

The accident occurred at 7:30 a.m. on the westbound side of the highway near mile marker 224.