Donald E. Gross

Donald E. Gross
Oct. 17, 1922 – Feb. 1, 2013
ROCHESTER — Don Gross, 90, was a resident of Rochester, formerly of Culver, and spent many winters in Florida. He has said “When it is my time to go I will go ” Feb. 1, 2013 was his time to join the presence of our Lord. He was preceded in death by his 11 brothers and sisters.
Don is survived by his wife Eileen, whom he married Oct. 29, 1945. They enjoyed many years of camping, fishing, gardening, ice/roller skating, dancing and most of all family. He is also survived by his six children: Jim Gross of Argos, Jerry (Janeal) Gross of Shelbyville Ky., Jean (Ron) Brown of Anchorage Alaska, Ron (Bettie) Gross of Kewanna, Dan (Deb) Gross of Leiters Ford, Donna (Joe) Higgins of Roxboro N.C., grandchildren, and great-grandchildren.
Don served in World War II and the Battle of the Bulge. He was one of the six men who carpooled to Bendix, where he worked 30 years until retirement.
A memorial service will be held by the family.
Cards welcome to Eileen Gross, P.O. Box 613, Leiters Ford, IN 46945.