Robert Bernard Gross of Conroe Texas passed away March 6, 2014. Robert was born June 13, 1941 in St Louis Missouri to Bernard and Adelaide Gross.
Robert is survived by his loving wife of 48 years Mary Esther Gross; sons: Robert Gross, Raymond Gross and his wife Lizette; daughter: Monica Hendricks; grandchildren: Camilla Gross, Christopher and Harrison Hendricks, Jordan and Benjamin Gross; brother: Ray Gross; and many other relatives and friends.
Bob Gross and his Family moved to Conroe in 1976 when he founded Capro. Over the next 25 years, the company grew quickly into a global industrial leader with twelve locations worldwide employing over 2,000 people.
Bob gave generously of his time, knowledge, and expertise; mentoring future business leaders. Bob's Love for his family, friends, and business legacy are his proudest accomplishments.
Visitation will be 5:00 to 7:00PM Saturday March 8, 2014 at Metcalf Funeral Directors with a rosary begining at 6:30PM
A service of remembrance will be held in his honor 2:00PM Sunday March 9, 2014 at Metcalf Funeral Directors.
The family request in lieu of flowers; please send donations to the Sacred Heart Catholic School Building Fund, 109 N. Frazier St, in Conroe TX, 77301, (936)756-8186.