Todd Owen Gross, age 46, of North East, died on Thursday, May 8, 2014, at UPMC Hamot.
He was born on August 25, 1967 to LaRue Gross of Warren, Pa. and Pam Gross Hartke of Illinois.
He graduated high school and attended the Pittsburgh Diesel Institute.
Todd was employed at Port Erie Plastic, in Harborcreek, in the Warehouse and drove semi-truck for 12 years.
He enjoyed gardening, music, collecting X-Men memorabilia, and loved spending time with his family.
He is survived by his wife of 18 years Marianne Chernichky Gross, whom he married February 2, 1996; son, Brian Jeffrey Gross (Kayla) of North East; daughters, Tiffany Rupp (Todd Dunn) Erie, Becky Feller (George IV) of Dry Ridge, Ky., and Peggy Sue Reese (Eric) of Jamestown, N.Y.; brother, Wayne Gross of Illinois, four half-brothers, eight grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews.
Friends may call at the William D. Elkin Funeral Home, 65 South Lake Street, North East, on Friday 7-9, and are invited to attend a funeral service on Saturday at 11:00 a.m., at the funeral home. Interment will be in Evergreen Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the family, in care of the funeral home.
Elkin Funeral Home
65 South Lake Street North East, PA 16428
Published in the Erie Times-News from May 9 to May 10, 2014