Obituary for Robert Gross Sr.
Gross, Sr., Robert Clark, Asleep in Jesus, Sunday, March 19, 2017, beloved husband of the late Rose Mary Gross (nee Schulte); dear father of Barbara (Eugene) Funk, Robert (Judy) Gross, Jr., Patricia (Bruce) Diggle and Caroline (Thomas) McCarthy; cherished grandfather of 16, great-grandfather of 23; dear brother of Rachel Gross and the late Jacob, Caroline, Linton, Thomas, Kate, Mary Louise and Mark; our dear brother-in-law, uncle, cousin and friend. At the time of his retirement, he was CEO of Gross Chandelier Company. Robert will be remembered for his kindness and gentleness of spirit, his sense of humor and love of the outdoors.
Funeral Mass Wed., Mar. 22, 12 noon at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, 10 Ann Ave., Valley Park, MO 63088 with visitation one hour prior to service at church. The family would like to thank the staff and his friends at Cape Albeon for their kindness and support. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Greater St. Louis Honor Flight, 36 Four Seasons Shopping Center, Chesterfield, MO 63017.