Floyd C. Gross
Mr. Floyd C. Gross, age 85, passed away peacefully on Thursday, March 31, 2011, at St. Francis Hospital in Wilmington, DE.
Born in Perkasie, PA, the son of the late Sylvester Gross and Elizabeth Hessler, Floyd was a longtime resident of Newark, DE.
In his early years, he served in the Merchant Marine and graduated from Temple University in Philadelphia, PA. He had recently retired from a long career at Chrysler as an experienced tool and die maker.
Floyd was an avid fan of aviation and enjoyed spending time with friends and neighbors.
He was preceded in death by his wife of 57 years, Loretta A. Gross, his brothers, Henry, Walter and Clarence, and sisters, Erma, Iola and Louetta. He leaves behind his son, Gary L. Gross, and his granddaughter, Heather N. Gross.
A memorial service will be held at a future date.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Compassionate Care Hospice, 702 B Kirkwood Highway, Wilmington, DE 19805.
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