Daniel C. Ross

March 9, 2014

Daniel C. Ross, 29, of 340 N. Oak St., Mount Carmel, died Sunday at Geisinger Medical Center, Danville, where he was a patient.

Born in Novato, Calif., Oct. 4, 1984, he was a son of Valeria J. Ross, Schuylkill Haven, and Gary DeGennaro, Levittown.

He also lived in Levittown, Kulpmont and Mount Carmel. Daniel was a culinary arts student and loved to cook and loved music.

He was a 2002 graduate of Mount Carmel High School.

He enjoyed hiking, camping, spending time with family and friends. He was a kind hearted caring soul who cared a lot about his family and friends. He will be missed dearly, and his contagious smile will live on forever in our hearts.

He was preceded in death by maternal grandparents, Kenneth S. and Barbara Ross; paternal grandparents, Jack and Delores DeGennaro; uncle, Carmen Ross; aunt, Victoria Ross; cousin, Carmen Ross; and two uncles, Jack and Daniel DeGennaro.

Surviving, in addition to his parents, are his fiancee, Liz Bakisae, North Carolina, and his two bundles of joy, Alek and Atticus; three sisters, Tricia Wilde, Schuylkill Haven, Janelle Wilde, Mount Carmel, and Amanda Aliberto, Fairless Hills; brother-in-law, Matthew Miller, Mount Carmel; uncle, Kenneth S. Ross, Kulpmont; two aunts, Linda Benedetti and Carol DeGennaro, both of Levittown; cousins, Christina Seagraves, Levittown, Casey Ross, Lewisburg, Julian Ross, Mount Carmel, Norman Ross, Locust Gap, Olivia Ross, Danville, Ean Ross, Mount Carmel, Christopher Benedetti, Joey Benedetti, Vincent Benedetti, Gia Pape, Jack DeGennaro IV, and many more cousins; nephew, Tristan Castor, Schuylkill Haven; and niece, Aurora Miller, Mount Carmel.

Funeral services will be held at 12:30 p.m. Saturday at C.J. Lucas Funeral Home Inc., 1053 Chestnut St., Kulpmont, with the Rev. Andrew Stahmer officiating. Interment will be in St. Mary Cemetery, Kulpmont. A viewing will be held from 9 a.m. until the time of service Saturday at the funeral home, with C.J. Lucas, supervisor. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in memorial of Daniel C. Ross, c/o Woodforest National Bank, 3300 State Route 61, Coal Township, PA 17866. To send condolences to the family, please visit www.cjlucasfuneralhome.com.

Funeral Home

C. J. Lucas Funeral Home, Inc.
1053 Chestnut Street Kulpmont, PA 17834
(570) 373-3202

Published in Republican & Herald on Mar. 11, 2014