On Thursday, June 7, 2012, JOHN JOSEPH "JACK" CRESS, 81, of Reisterstown; beloved husband of Elizabeth "Bettye" Cress (nee Engle), his wife of 61 years; father of Joanne Marie Cress, the late Debroah Waite, and the late infant son Michael Joseph Cress; father-in-law of Joseph Waite; grandfather of Christopher Joseph Waite and wife Bethany; great grandfather Madison and Tyler Waite; brother of the late
Marjorie Dugan, Thomas Cress, and Patricia Carr and also survived by other relatives and friends.
Friends may call 3-5 & 7-9 PM Monday at ECKHARDT FUNERAL CHAPEL, P.A., 11605 Reisterstown Road, Owings Mills where Catholic prayers will be held at 9:30 AM Tuesday. Interment Lakeview Memorial Park. Online condolences may be offered at www.eckhardtfuneralchapel.com