Re: =CROSLEY= William H. Gross.
Thank you so much for your kindness. Here is a modified version of what was in our local paper. I am also including a link to the online memorial via funeral home if easier and has pic included.
WILLIAM BILL H. GROSS SR.
On August 31, 2009, William "Budgie" H. Gross SR, of Creswell passed away. Mr. Gross, beloved husband of his late wife Jeanette, is survived by his loving children; sons, William "Steve" Gross and wife, Shirley, and William "Bill" Henry Gross Jr. and wife, Dale; daughters, Mary Louise Cruise and husband, Jimmy, Susan Elizabeth Turner and husband, Glenn, Brenda Lee Krause and husband, David; 11 grandchildren and 8 great-grandchildren; brother, Earl Richard Gross. In addition to his parents, Earl William Gross and Bertha Elizabeth Gross, he was predeceased by his daughter, Linda L. Gross.
He retired, after 32 years, from the United States Government where he was a generator maintenance specialist. He was known as East Coast Gross or Budgie by many of his friends. He enjoyed his antique cars and was a member of the Crosley Club and Harford Region Antique Car Club for many years. He also enjoyed woodworking and visits from his children and grandchildren.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to National Kidney Foundation, Inc.,30 East 33rd Street , New York , NY 10016 , 1-800-622-9010 in Mr. William H. Gross' name.----- Original Message -----From: Louis RuganiSent: Wednesday, June 02, 2010 9:44 AMSubject: =CROSLEY= William H. Gross.
Bill, can you email an obituary on your Dad?We'll make up a CCOC memorial tribute to him. Send it to X779@... . Thanks, Bill, and good luck on the auction this month.
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