Carol (?)1

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     Carol (?) married Bruce Wayne Gross, son of Duane Arlen Gross and Hala Marie Stansberry.1
Last Edited26 Apr 2012

Family: Carol (?) and Bruce Wayne Gross

Citations

  1. [S1112] Obit: Duane Arlen Gross, Duane A. Gross, 73
    MARCH 24, 1934-MAY 26, 2007

    DAYTONA BEACH SHORES, Fla. - Duane Arlen Gross, 73, of Daytona Beach Shores, Fla., passed away Saturday afternoon, May 26, 2007, at Volusia Flagler Hospice Center, Port Orange, Fla. He was born March 24, 1934, in Fairmont, W.Va., son of the late Kenneth Gross and Viola Dent Ammons.

    Mr. Gross was a member of All Saints Lutheran Church in Port Orange. He attended Grace Lutheran Church in Fairmont, when in the area. He was a graduate of Maury High School in Norfolk, Va.

    He was retired from the U.S. Air Force, with 20 years of service. He was active in both the Korean and Vietnam Wars, retiring in 1972.

    He also retired from Potomac Electrical Power Co., Washington, D.C., in 1999, as a shift foreman of operations, with 25 years of service.

    He earlier was active with the Red Cross in Maryland, with 10 years of service.

    Living the past eight years in Florida, he was very active with the Episcopal Food Bank, Port Orange; and, he was a certified long term health care provider, working for the Ombudsman Program of Volusia and Flagler, Fla. Counties.

    Survivors include his wife, Marie Stansberry Gross of Daytona Beach, Fla., married 53 years; one daughter, Beth Ann Easterday of Sharpsburg, Md.; one son, Bruce Wayne and his wife, Caryl Gross, of Chesapeake Beach, Md.; one brother and his wife, Chester and Sandy Gross of Fairmont; one sister, Nancy Ann Campbell of Canton, Ga.; three stepsisters and their husbands, Charlotte and Louis Fleming of Houston, Barbara and Richard Clevenger of Fairmont, and Nancy and Robert Phillips of Arnettsville Community, W.Va.; two sisters-in-law, Helen Coe of Fairmont and Alma Stansberry of Richmond, Va.; 10 grandchildren, Fantacy Gross of Penole, Calif., Christy Gross of Hagerstown, Md., Charles Gross of Hagerstown, Stacy Easterday of Sharpsburg, Nolan Gross of Sharpsburg, Taylor Gross of Chesapeake Beach, Laurel Gross of Chesapeake Beach, Adam Gross of Chesapeake Beach, Brandon Gross of Cordele, Ga. and Hala Gross of Cordele; one stepgranddaughter, Miranda Greene of Cordele; one great-grandson, Brayden Duane Ord of Hagerstown; and several nieces and nephews.

    In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his son, Barry Scott Gross, who died in 2006.

    Friends may call the Ford Funeral Home, Ford Chapel, 201 Columbia St., Fairmont, from 3 to 5 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. on Friday and from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday. Funeral services will be held at the funeral home on Saturday, June 2, 2007, at 2 p.m. with the Rev. David Rockwood officiating. Burial will follow at Pisgah Cemetery in Monongalia County, W.Va. The Marion County Military Veterans will observe full military honors at the graveside.

    The family requests that all donations be made to Grace Lutheran Church, 300 Gaston Ave., Fairmont, WV 26554; The All Saints Lutheran Church, 751 Dunlawton Ave., Port Orange, FL 32129 or Hospice of Volusia County, Fla., 3800 Woodbriar Trail, Port Orange, FL 32129. Online condolences can be made at www.fordfuneralhomes.com.

Kenneth H. Gross1,2

M, b. circa 1915
     Kenneth H. Gross married Viola Dent.1 Kenneth H. Gross was born circa 1915 in Kentucky.2 He and Viola Dent were divorced after 1935.3
Last Edited23 Apr 2013

Children of Kenneth H. Gross and Viola Dent

Citations

  1. [S1112] Obit: Duane Arlen Gross, Duane A. Gross, 73
    MARCH 24, 1934-MAY 26, 2007

    DAYTONA BEACH SHORES, Fla. - Duane Arlen Gross, 73, of Daytona Beach Shores, Fla., passed away Saturday afternoon, May 26, 2007, at Volusia Flagler Hospice Center, Port Orange, Fla. He was born March 24, 1934, in Fairmont, W.Va., son of the late Kenneth Gross and Viola Dent Ammons.

    Mr. Gross was a member of All Saints Lutheran Church in Port Orange. He attended Grace Lutheran Church in Fairmont, when in the area. He was a graduate of Maury High School in Norfolk, Va.

    He was retired from the U.S. Air Force, with 20 years of service. He was active in both the Korean and Vietnam Wars, retiring in 1972.

    He also retired from Potomac Electrical Power Co., Washington, D.C., in 1999, as a shift foreman of operations, with 25 years of service.

    He earlier was active with the Red Cross in Maryland, with 10 years of service.

    Living the past eight years in Florida, he was very active with the Episcopal Food Bank, Port Orange; and, he was a certified long term health care provider, working for the Ombudsman Program of Volusia and Flagler, Fla. Counties.

    Survivors include his wife, Marie Stansberry Gross of Daytona Beach, Fla., married 53 years; one daughter, Beth Ann Easterday of Sharpsburg, Md.; one son, Bruce Wayne and his wife, Caryl Gross, of Chesapeake Beach, Md.; one brother and his wife, Chester and Sandy Gross of Fairmont; one sister, Nancy Ann Campbell of Canton, Ga.; three stepsisters and their husbands, Charlotte and Louis Fleming of Houston, Barbara and Richard Clevenger of Fairmont, and Nancy and Robert Phillips of Arnettsville Community, W.Va.; two sisters-in-law, Helen Coe of Fairmont and Alma Stansberry of Richmond, Va.; 10 grandchildren, Fantacy Gross of Penole, Calif., Christy Gross of Hagerstown, Md., Charles Gross of Hagerstown, Stacy Easterday of Sharpsburg, Nolan Gross of Sharpsburg, Taylor Gross of Chesapeake Beach, Laurel Gross of Chesapeake Beach, Adam Gross of Chesapeake Beach, Brandon Gross of Cordele, Ga. and Hala Gross of Cordele; one stepgranddaughter, Miranda Greene of Cordele; one great-grandson, Brayden Duane Ord of Hagerstown; and several nieces and nephews.

    In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his son, Barry Scott Gross, who died in 2006.

    Friends may call the Ford Funeral Home, Ford Chapel, 201 Columbia St., Fairmont, from 3 to 5 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. on Friday and from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday. Funeral services will be held at the funeral home on Saturday, June 2, 2007, at 2 p.m. with the Rev. David Rockwood officiating. Burial will follow at Pisgah Cemetery in Monongalia County, W.Va. The Marion County Military Veterans will observe full military honors at the graveside.

    The family requests that all donations be made to Grace Lutheran Church, 300 Gaston Ave., Fairmont, WV 26554; The All Saints Lutheran Church, 751 Dunlawton Ave., Port Orange, FL 32129 or Hospice of Volusia County, Fla., 3800 Woodbriar Trail, Port Orange, FL 32129. Online condolences can be made at www.fordfuneralhomes.com.
  2. [S2952] Census: 1940 Greene, Pennsylvania, Cumberland, 30-10, p. 12 of 46, April 8, 1940, HH#390
    Gross, Kenneth H., 26, KY, lived in Fairmont, Marion County, WV in 1935
    wife Viola, 25, WV, lived in Fairmont, Marion County, WV in 1935
    son Duane, 6, WV, lived in Fairmont, Marion County, WV in 1935
    daughter Nancy, 4, WV, lived in Fairmont, Marion County, WV in 1935
    son Alan, 2, PA, lived in Fairmont, Marion County, WV in 1935.
  3. [S606] Marriage Records: WV, Division of Culture and History, August 10, 1953 in Fairmont, Marion County, West Virginia by Robert F. Evans
    Gross, Duane Arlen, 19, single, b. March 24, 1934 in Fairmont, Marion County, West Virginia, resides Fairmont, Marion County, West Virginia, s/o Kenneth H. Gross and Viola Black (divorced)
    Stansberry, Hala Marie, 16, single, b. April 18, 1937 in Fairmont, Marion County, West Virginia, resides Fairmont, Marion County, West Virginia, d/o George B. and Cena Irene Stansberry.

Viola Dent1,2,3

F, b. circa 1915
     Viola Dent married Kenneth H. Gross.2 Viola Dent was born circa 1915 in West Virginia.4 She and Kenneth H. Gross were divorced after 1935.3 Viola Dent married William Ammons after 1939.3
Last Edited23 Apr 2013

Children of Viola Dent and Kenneth H. Gross

Family: Viola Dent and William Ammons

Citations

  1. [S606] Marriage Records: WV, Division of Culture and History, October 19, 1968 in Fairmont, Marion County, West Virgnia biy L. E. Crowson
    Gross, Chester Allen, 30, divorced, b. Uniontown, Pennsylvania, resides Fairmont, Marion County, West Virginia, s/o Kenneth H. Gross and Viola Dent
    Moran, Sandra J., 24, b. January 25, 1944 in Fairmont, Marion County, West Virginia, resides Fairmont, Marion County, West Virginia, d/o Edgar S. Collins.
  2. [S1112] Obit: Duane Arlen Gross, Duane A. Gross, 73
    MARCH 24, 1934-MAY 26, 2007

    DAYTONA BEACH SHORES, Fla. - Duane Arlen Gross, 73, of Daytona Beach Shores, Fla., passed away Saturday afternoon, May 26, 2007, at Volusia Flagler Hospice Center, Port Orange, Fla. He was born March 24, 1934, in Fairmont, W.Va., son of the late Kenneth Gross and Viola Dent Ammons.

    Mr. Gross was a member of All Saints Lutheran Church in Port Orange. He attended Grace Lutheran Church in Fairmont, when in the area. He was a graduate of Maury High School in Norfolk, Va.

    He was retired from the U.S. Air Force, with 20 years of service. He was active in both the Korean and Vietnam Wars, retiring in 1972.

    He also retired from Potomac Electrical Power Co., Washington, D.C., in 1999, as a shift foreman of operations, with 25 years of service.

    He earlier was active with the Red Cross in Maryland, with 10 years of service.

    Living the past eight years in Florida, he was very active with the Episcopal Food Bank, Port Orange; and, he was a certified long term health care provider, working for the Ombudsman Program of Volusia and Flagler, Fla. Counties.

    Survivors include his wife, Marie Stansberry Gross of Daytona Beach, Fla., married 53 years; one daughter, Beth Ann Easterday of Sharpsburg, Md.; one son, Bruce Wayne and his wife, Caryl Gross, of Chesapeake Beach, Md.; one brother and his wife, Chester and Sandy Gross of Fairmont; one sister, Nancy Ann Campbell of Canton, Ga.; three stepsisters and their husbands, Charlotte and Louis Fleming of Houston, Barbara and Richard Clevenger of Fairmont, and Nancy and Robert Phillips of Arnettsville Community, W.Va.; two sisters-in-law, Helen Coe of Fairmont and Alma Stansberry of Richmond, Va.; 10 grandchildren, Fantacy Gross of Penole, Calif., Christy Gross of Hagerstown, Md., Charles Gross of Hagerstown, Stacy Easterday of Sharpsburg, Nolan Gross of Sharpsburg, Taylor Gross of Chesapeake Beach, Laurel Gross of Chesapeake Beach, Adam Gross of Chesapeake Beach, Brandon Gross of Cordele, Ga. and Hala Gross of Cordele; one stepgranddaughter, Miranda Greene of Cordele; one great-grandson, Brayden Duane Ord of Hagerstown; and several nieces and nephews.

    In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his son, Barry Scott Gross, who died in 2006.

    Friends may call the Ford Funeral Home, Ford Chapel, 201 Columbia St., Fairmont, from 3 to 5 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. on Friday and from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday. Funeral services will be held at the funeral home on Saturday, June 2, 2007, at 2 p.m. with the Rev. David Rockwood officiating. Burial will follow at Pisgah Cemetery in Monongalia County, W.Va. The Marion County Military Veterans will observe full military honors at the graveside.

    The family requests that all donations be made to Grace Lutheran Church, 300 Gaston Ave., Fairmont, WV 26554; The All Saints Lutheran Church, 751 Dunlawton Ave., Port Orange, FL 32129 or Hospice of Volusia County, Fla., 3800 Woodbriar Trail, Port Orange, FL 32129. Online condolences can be made at www.fordfuneralhomes.com.
  3. [S606] Marriage Records: WV, Division of Culture and History, August 10, 1953 in Fairmont, Marion County, West Virginia by Robert F. Evans
    Gross, Duane Arlen, 19, single, b. March 24, 1934 in Fairmont, Marion County, West Virginia, resides Fairmont, Marion County, West Virginia, s/o Kenneth H. Gross and Viola Black (divorced)
    Stansberry, Hala Marie, 16, single, b. April 18, 1937 in Fairmont, Marion County, West Virginia, resides Fairmont, Marion County, West Virginia, d/o George B. and Cena Irene Stansberry.
  4. [S2952] Census: 1940 Greene, Pennsylvania, Cumberland, 30-10, p. 12 of 46, April 8, 1940, HH#390
    Gross, Kenneth H., 26, KY, lived in Fairmont, Marion County, WV in 1935
    wife Viola, 25, WV, lived in Fairmont, Marion County, WV in 1935
    son Duane, 6, WV, lived in Fairmont, Marion County, WV in 1935
    daughter Nancy, 4, WV, lived in Fairmont, Marion County, WV in 1935
    son Alan, 2, PA, lived in Fairmont, Marion County, WV in 1935.

Sandra J. "Sandy" Collins1,2

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     Sandra J. "Sandy" Collins is the daughter of Edgar S. Collins and Irene L. Hasman.3 Sandra J. "Sandy" Collins married (?) Moran before 1967.3 Sandra J. "Sandy" Collins married Chester Allen Gross, son of Kenneth H. Gross and Viola Dent, on 19 October 1968 in Fairmont, Marion, West Virginia.3,2,1
Last Edited23 Apr 2013
Father*Edgar S. Collins3
Mother*Irene L. Hasman3

Family: Sandra J. "Sandy" Collins and (?) Moran

Family: Sandra J. "Sandy" Collins and Chester Allen Gross

Citations

  1. [S2745] Marriage Records: WV Marriages Index, 1785-1971, Name: Chester Allan Gross
    Gender: Male
    Spouse's Name: Sandra J Moran
    Spouse Gender: Female
    Marriage Date: 1968
    Marriage Place: Marion, West Virginia, United States.
  2. [S1112] Obit: Duane Arlen Gross, Duane A. Gross, 73
    MARCH 24, 1934-MAY 26, 2007

    DAYTONA BEACH SHORES, Fla. - Duane Arlen Gross, 73, of Daytona Beach Shores, Fla., passed away Saturday afternoon, May 26, 2007, at Volusia Flagler Hospice Center, Port Orange, Fla. He was born March 24, 1934, in Fairmont, W.Va., son of the late Kenneth Gross and Viola Dent Ammons.

    Mr. Gross was a member of All Saints Lutheran Church in Port Orange. He attended Grace Lutheran Church in Fairmont, when in the area. He was a graduate of Maury High School in Norfolk, Va.

    He was retired from the U.S. Air Force, with 20 years of service. He was active in both the Korean and Vietnam Wars, retiring in 1972.

    He also retired from Potomac Electrical Power Co., Washington, D.C., in 1999, as a shift foreman of operations, with 25 years of service.

    He earlier was active with the Red Cross in Maryland, with 10 years of service.

    Living the past eight years in Florida, he was very active with the Episcopal Food Bank, Port Orange; and, he was a certified long term health care provider, working for the Ombudsman Program of Volusia and Flagler, Fla. Counties.

    Survivors include his wife, Marie Stansberry Gross of Daytona Beach, Fla., married 53 years; one daughter, Beth Ann Easterday of Sharpsburg, Md.; one son, Bruce Wayne and his wife, Caryl Gross, of Chesapeake Beach, Md.; one brother and his wife, Chester and Sandy Gross of Fairmont; one sister, Nancy Ann Campbell of Canton, Ga.; three stepsisters and their husbands, Charlotte and Louis Fleming of Houston, Barbara and Richard Clevenger of Fairmont, and Nancy and Robert Phillips of Arnettsville Community, W.Va.; two sisters-in-law, Helen Coe of Fairmont and Alma Stansberry of Richmond, Va.; 10 grandchildren, Fantacy Gross of Penole, Calif., Christy Gross of Hagerstown, Md., Charles Gross of Hagerstown, Stacy Easterday of Sharpsburg, Nolan Gross of Sharpsburg, Taylor Gross of Chesapeake Beach, Laurel Gross of Chesapeake Beach, Adam Gross of Chesapeake Beach, Brandon Gross of Cordele, Ga. and Hala Gross of Cordele; one stepgranddaughter, Miranda Greene of Cordele; one great-grandson, Brayden Duane Ord of Hagerstown; and several nieces and nephews.

    In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his son, Barry Scott Gross, who died in 2006.

    Friends may call the Ford Funeral Home, Ford Chapel, 201 Columbia St., Fairmont, from 3 to 5 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. on Friday and from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday. Funeral services will be held at the funeral home on Saturday, June 2, 2007, at 2 p.m. with the Rev. David Rockwood officiating. Burial will follow at Pisgah Cemetery in Monongalia County, W.Va. The Marion County Military Veterans will observe full military honors at the graveside.

    The family requests that all donations be made to Grace Lutheran Church, 300 Gaston Ave., Fairmont, WV 26554; The All Saints Lutheran Church, 751 Dunlawton Ave., Port Orange, FL 32129 or Hospice of Volusia County, Fla., 3800 Woodbriar Trail, Port Orange, FL 32129. Online condolences can be made at www.fordfuneralhomes.com.
  3. [S606] Marriage Records: WV, Division of Culture and History, October 19, 1968 in Fairmont, Marion County, West Virgnia biy L. E. Crowson
    Gross, Chester Allen, 30, divorced, b. Uniontown, Pennsylvania, resides Fairmont, Marion County, West Virginia, s/o Kenneth H. Gross and Viola Dent
    Moran, Sandra J., 24, b. January 25, 1944 in Fairmont, Marion County, West Virginia, resides Fairmont, Marion County, West Virginia, d/o Edgar S. Collins.

Nancy Ann Gross1

F, b. circa 1936
     Nancy Ann Gross married (?) Campbell.1 Nancy Ann Gross was born circa 1936 in West Virginia.2 She is the daughter of Kenneth H. Gross and Viola Dent.1
Last Edited23 Apr 2013
Father*Kenneth H. Gross1 b. c 1915
Mother*Viola Dent1 b. c 1915

Family: Nancy Ann Gross and (?) Campbell

Citations

  1. [S1112] Obit: Duane Arlen Gross, Duane A. Gross, 73
    MARCH 24, 1934-MAY 26, 2007

    DAYTONA BEACH SHORES, Fla. - Duane Arlen Gross, 73, of Daytona Beach Shores, Fla., passed away Saturday afternoon, May 26, 2007, at Volusia Flagler Hospice Center, Port Orange, Fla. He was born March 24, 1934, in Fairmont, W.Va., son of the late Kenneth Gross and Viola Dent Ammons.

    Mr. Gross was a member of All Saints Lutheran Church in Port Orange. He attended Grace Lutheran Church in Fairmont, when in the area. He was a graduate of Maury High School in Norfolk, Va.

    He was retired from the U.S. Air Force, with 20 years of service. He was active in both the Korean and Vietnam Wars, retiring in 1972.

    He also retired from Potomac Electrical Power Co., Washington, D.C., in 1999, as a shift foreman of operations, with 25 years of service.

    He earlier was active with the Red Cross in Maryland, with 10 years of service.

    Living the past eight years in Florida, he was very active with the Episcopal Food Bank, Port Orange; and, he was a certified long term health care provider, working for the Ombudsman Program of Volusia and Flagler, Fla. Counties.

    Survivors include his wife, Marie Stansberry Gross of Daytona Beach, Fla., married 53 years; one daughter, Beth Ann Easterday of Sharpsburg, Md.; one son, Bruce Wayne and his wife, Caryl Gross, of Chesapeake Beach, Md.; one brother and his wife, Chester and Sandy Gross of Fairmont; one sister, Nancy Ann Campbell of Canton, Ga.; three stepsisters and their husbands, Charlotte and Louis Fleming of Houston, Barbara and Richard Clevenger of Fairmont, and Nancy and Robert Phillips of Arnettsville Community, W.Va.; two sisters-in-law, Helen Coe of Fairmont and Alma Stansberry of Richmond, Va.; 10 grandchildren, Fantacy Gross of Penole, Calif., Christy Gross of Hagerstown, Md., Charles Gross of Hagerstown, Stacy Easterday of Sharpsburg, Nolan Gross of Sharpsburg, Taylor Gross of Chesapeake Beach, Laurel Gross of Chesapeake Beach, Adam Gross of Chesapeake Beach, Brandon Gross of Cordele, Ga. and Hala Gross of Cordele; one stepgranddaughter, Miranda Greene of Cordele; one great-grandson, Brayden Duane Ord of Hagerstown; and several nieces and nephews.

    In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his son, Barry Scott Gross, who died in 2006.

    Friends may call the Ford Funeral Home, Ford Chapel, 201 Columbia St., Fairmont, from 3 to 5 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. on Friday and from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday. Funeral services will be held at the funeral home on Saturday, June 2, 2007, at 2 p.m. with the Rev. David Rockwood officiating. Burial will follow at Pisgah Cemetery in Monongalia County, W.Va. The Marion County Military Veterans will observe full military honors at the graveside.

    The family requests that all donations be made to Grace Lutheran Church, 300 Gaston Ave., Fairmont, WV 26554; The All Saints Lutheran Church, 751 Dunlawton Ave., Port Orange, FL 32129 or Hospice of Volusia County, Fla., 3800 Woodbriar Trail, Port Orange, FL 32129. Online condolences can be made at www.fordfuneralhomes.com.
  2. [S2952] Census: 1940 Greene, Pennsylvania, Cumberland, 30-10, p. 12 of 46, April 8, 1940, HH#390
    Gross, Kenneth H., 26, KY, lived in Fairmont, Marion County, WV in 1935
    wife Viola, 25, WV, lived in Fairmont, Marion County, WV in 1935
    son Duane, 6, WV, lived in Fairmont, Marion County, WV in 1935
    daughter Nancy, 4, WV, lived in Fairmont, Marion County, WV in 1935
    son Alan, 2, PA, lived in Fairmont, Marion County, WV in 1935.

(?) Campbell1

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     (?) Campbell married Nancy Ann Gross, daughter of Kenneth H. Gross and Viola Dent.1
Last Edited26 Apr 2012

Family: (?) Campbell and Nancy Ann Gross

Citations

  1. [S1112] Obit: Duane Arlen Gross, Duane A. Gross, 73
    MARCH 24, 1934-MAY 26, 2007

    DAYTONA BEACH SHORES, Fla. - Duane Arlen Gross, 73, of Daytona Beach Shores, Fla., passed away Saturday afternoon, May 26, 2007, at Volusia Flagler Hospice Center, Port Orange, Fla. He was born March 24, 1934, in Fairmont, W.Va., son of the late Kenneth Gross and Viola Dent Ammons.

    Mr. Gross was a member of All Saints Lutheran Church in Port Orange. He attended Grace Lutheran Church in Fairmont, when in the area. He was a graduate of Maury High School in Norfolk, Va.

    He was retired from the U.S. Air Force, with 20 years of service. He was active in both the Korean and Vietnam Wars, retiring in 1972.

    He also retired from Potomac Electrical Power Co., Washington, D.C., in 1999, as a shift foreman of operations, with 25 years of service.

    He earlier was active with the Red Cross in Maryland, with 10 years of service.

    Living the past eight years in Florida, he was very active with the Episcopal Food Bank, Port Orange; and, he was a certified long term health care provider, working for the Ombudsman Program of Volusia and Flagler, Fla. Counties.

    Survivors include his wife, Marie Stansberry Gross of Daytona Beach, Fla., married 53 years; one daughter, Beth Ann Easterday of Sharpsburg, Md.; one son, Bruce Wayne and his wife, Caryl Gross, of Chesapeake Beach, Md.; one brother and his wife, Chester and Sandy Gross of Fairmont; one sister, Nancy Ann Campbell of Canton, Ga.; three stepsisters and their husbands, Charlotte and Louis Fleming of Houston, Barbara and Richard Clevenger of Fairmont, and Nancy and Robert Phillips of Arnettsville Community, W.Va.; two sisters-in-law, Helen Coe of Fairmont and Alma Stansberry of Richmond, Va.; 10 grandchildren, Fantacy Gross of Penole, Calif., Christy Gross of Hagerstown, Md., Charles Gross of Hagerstown, Stacy Easterday of Sharpsburg, Nolan Gross of Sharpsburg, Taylor Gross of Chesapeake Beach, Laurel Gross of Chesapeake Beach, Adam Gross of Chesapeake Beach, Brandon Gross of Cordele, Ga. and Hala Gross of Cordele; one stepgranddaughter, Miranda Greene of Cordele; one great-grandson, Brayden Duane Ord of Hagerstown; and several nieces and nephews.

    In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his son, Barry Scott Gross, who died in 2006.

    Friends may call the Ford Funeral Home, Ford Chapel, 201 Columbia St., Fairmont, from 3 to 5 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. on Friday and from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday. Funeral services will be held at the funeral home on Saturday, June 2, 2007, at 2 p.m. with the Rev. David Rockwood officiating. Burial will follow at Pisgah Cemetery in Monongalia County, W.Va. The Marion County Military Veterans will observe full military honors at the graveside.

    The family requests that all donations be made to Grace Lutheran Church, 300 Gaston Ave., Fairmont, WV 26554; The All Saints Lutheran Church, 751 Dunlawton Ave., Port Orange, FL 32129 or Hospice of Volusia County, Fla., 3800 Woodbriar Trail, Port Orange, FL 32129. Online condolences can be made at www.fordfuneralhomes.com.

Barry Scott Gross1

M, d. 2006
     Barry Scott Gross was the son of Duane Arlen Gross and Hala Marie Stansberry.1 Barry Scott Gross died in 2006.1
Last Edited13 Oct 2009
Father*Duane Arlen Gross1 b. 24 Mar 1934, d. 26 May 2007
Mother*Hala Marie Stansberry1 b. 18 Apr 1937

Citations

  1. [S1112] Obit: Duane Arlen Gross, Duane A. Gross, 73
    MARCH 24, 1934-MAY 26, 2007

    DAYTONA BEACH SHORES, Fla. - Duane Arlen Gross, 73, of Daytona Beach Shores, Fla., passed away Saturday afternoon, May 26, 2007, at Volusia Flagler Hospice Center, Port Orange, Fla. He was born March 24, 1934, in Fairmont, W.Va., son of the late Kenneth Gross and Viola Dent Ammons.

    Mr. Gross was a member of All Saints Lutheran Church in Port Orange. He attended Grace Lutheran Church in Fairmont, when in the area. He was a graduate of Maury High School in Norfolk, Va.

    He was retired from the U.S. Air Force, with 20 years of service. He was active in both the Korean and Vietnam Wars, retiring in 1972.

    He also retired from Potomac Electrical Power Co., Washington, D.C., in 1999, as a shift foreman of operations, with 25 years of service.

    He earlier was active with the Red Cross in Maryland, with 10 years of service.

    Living the past eight years in Florida, he was very active with the Episcopal Food Bank, Port Orange; and, he was a certified long term health care provider, working for the Ombudsman Program of Volusia and Flagler, Fla. Counties.

    Survivors include his wife, Marie Stansberry Gross of Daytona Beach, Fla., married 53 years; one daughter, Beth Ann Easterday of Sharpsburg, Md.; one son, Bruce Wayne and his wife, Caryl Gross, of Chesapeake Beach, Md.; one brother and his wife, Chester and Sandy Gross of Fairmont; one sister, Nancy Ann Campbell of Canton, Ga.; three stepsisters and their husbands, Charlotte and Louis Fleming of Houston, Barbara and Richard Clevenger of Fairmont, and Nancy and Robert Phillips of Arnettsville Community, W.Va.; two sisters-in-law, Helen Coe of Fairmont and Alma Stansberry of Richmond, Va.; 10 grandchildren, Fantacy Gross of Penole, Calif., Christy Gross of Hagerstown, Md., Charles Gross of Hagerstown, Stacy Easterday of Sharpsburg, Nolan Gross of Sharpsburg, Taylor Gross of Chesapeake Beach, Laurel Gross of Chesapeake Beach, Adam Gross of Chesapeake Beach, Brandon Gross of Cordele, Ga. and Hala Gross of Cordele; one stepgranddaughter, Miranda Greene of Cordele; one great-grandson, Brayden Duane Ord of Hagerstown; and several nieces and nephews.

    In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his son, Barry Scott Gross, who died in 2006.

    Friends may call the Ford Funeral Home, Ford Chapel, 201 Columbia St., Fairmont, from 3 to 5 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. on Friday and from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday. Funeral services will be held at the funeral home on Saturday, June 2, 2007, at 2 p.m. with the Rev. David Rockwood officiating. Burial will follow at Pisgah Cemetery in Monongalia County, W.Va. The Marion County Military Veterans will observe full military honors at the graveside.

    The family requests that all donations be made to Grace Lutheran Church, 300 Gaston Ave., Fairmont, WV 26554; The All Saints Lutheran Church, 751 Dunlawton Ave., Port Orange, FL 32129 or Hospice of Volusia County, Fla., 3800 Woodbriar Trail, Port Orange, FL 32129. Online condolences can be made at www.fordfuneralhomes.com.

Ruby A. Stansberry1

F, b. 19 October 1911, d. 20 October 1997
     Ruby A. Stansberry married John L. Bowman.3,4 Ruby A. Stansberry was born on 19 October 1911 in Monongalia, West Virginia.1,2,5 She was the daughter of George Barrett Stansberry and Willa Lou Miller.2 Ruby A. Stansberry died on 20 October 1997 in Fairmont, Marion, West Virginia, at age 86.1 She was buried after 20 October 1997 in Morgantown, Monongalia, West Virginia.1
Last Edited26 Apr 2012
Father*George Barrett Stansberry2 b. 24 Mar 1878, d. 7 Jul 1966
Mother*Willa Lou Miller2 b. 23 Apr 1884, d. 15 Mar 1971

Family: Ruby A. Stansberry and John L. Bowman

Citations

  1. [S27] Ancestry.com: Social Security Death Index, Name: Ruby A. Bowman
    SSN: 232-36-7431
    Last Residence: 26554 Fairmont, Marion, West Virginia, United States of America
    Born: 19 Oct 1911
    Died: 20 Oct 1997
    State (Year) SSN issued: North Carolina or West Virginia (Before 1951 ).
  2. [S513] Census: 1920 Monongalia, West Virginia, Clinton, District 97, January 9, 1920, HH#37-38
    Stansberry, George B., 41, , WV WV WV
    wife Willa L., 35, WV WV WV
    daughter Audrey M., 14, WV WV WV
    daughter Ruby A., 8, WV WV WV
    daughter Christine Z., 6, WV WV WV
    daugher Irma J., 2 10/12, WV WV WV.
  3. [S1109] Cemetery: Monongalia, Pisgah Cemetery, Stansberry Ruby A. (Mrs. Bowman) 1911 N/D John L. Bowman.
  4. [S1847] Obit: Ira Bernard Stansberry, Ira Stansberry
    Ira Bernard Stansberry, 84, of Fairmont, passed away on Thursday, June 3, 2004, at his home.

    He was born at Little Falls on Jan. 19, 1920, a son of the late George Barrett and Willa Miller Stansberry.

    Mr. Stansberry retired in 1982 from Alcan aluminum in Fairmont, with 40 years of service as a crane operator. He was a member of the Alcan retirees group.

    He served in the U.S. Army during WWII. He had also worked with the CCC, Civilian Conservation Corps.

    He was a member of the Pisgah United Methodist Church. Prior to his illness, he and his wife were active in several senior citizens organizations including Smithtown, Halleck and Monongalia County Senior Citizens. He enjoyed being outdoors and fishing. He most enjoyed meeting his friends at McDonalds.

    He is survived by his wife of 63 years, Betty Lightner Stansberry; a son and daughter-in-law, Dan and Patty Stansberry, of Vienna; two daughters and sons-in-law, Patty and Carl Moser, of Annapolis, Md., and Shirley and Dan Brown, of Fairmont: a brother and sister-in-law, Richard and Lee Stansberry, of Tucson, Ariz.; five grandchildren and their spouses, Kari and Jeff Price, of Glen Burnie, Md., Dr. Kolen Brown, of Morgantown, Jason and Shannon Moser, of Tallahassee, Fla., Shaylynn Stansberry, of Vienna and Sydney Stansberry, of Vienna; two great-grandchildren, Melissa Price and Jeffrey Price II, of Glen Burnie; and several nieces and nephews.

    In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by four sisters, Audrey Hetrick, Christine Bebee, Ruby Bowman and Irma Sharetts.

    Friends may call at the Carpenter & Ford Funeral Home, 209 Merchant Street on Friday from 2-9 p.m. and Saturday from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Services will be at 2 p.m. on Saturday, June 5, 2004, at the funeral home, with the Rev. Dan Brown and the Rev. Shirley Br own officiating. Burial will follow at the Summers Church Cemetery, at Halleck. Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice Care, Merchant St., Fairmont, WV 26554.
  5. [S501] Census: 1930 Monongalia, West Virginia, Grant, District 14, April 12, 1930, HH#81-85
    Stansberry, George B., 52, age at first marriage 24, WV WV WV
    wife Willa L., 45, age at first marriage 18, WV WV WV
    daughter Ruby A., 18, WV WV WV
    daughter Christina Z., 16, WV WV WV
    daughter Irma J., 13, WV WV WV
    son Ira B., 10, WV WV WV
    son Richard E., 8, WV WV WV.

John L. Bowman1

M, b. 11 October 1906, d. 17 July 1997
     John L. Bowman married Ruby A. Stansberry, daughter of George Barrett Stansberry and Willa Lou Miller.1,2 John L. Bowman was born on 11 October 1906.3 He died on 17 July 1997 in Fairmont, Marion, West Virginia, at age 90.3
Last Edited26 Jan 2009

Family: John L. Bowman and Ruby A. Stansberry

Citations

  1. [S1109] Cemetery: Monongalia, Pisgah Cemetery, Stansberry Ruby A. (Mrs. Bowman) 1911 N/D John L. Bowman.
  2. [S1847] Obit: Ira Bernard Stansberry, Ira Stansberry
    Ira Bernard Stansberry, 84, of Fairmont, passed away on Thursday, June 3, 2004, at his home.

    He was born at Little Falls on Jan. 19, 1920, a son of the late George Barrett and Willa Miller Stansberry.

    Mr. Stansberry retired in 1982 from Alcan aluminum in Fairmont, with 40 years of service as a crane operator. He was a member of the Alcan retirees group.

    He served in the U.S. Army during WWII. He had also worked with the CCC, Civilian Conservation Corps.

    He was a member of the Pisgah United Methodist Church. Prior to his illness, he and his wife were active in several senior citizens organizations including Smithtown, Halleck and Monongalia County Senior Citizens. He enjoyed being outdoors and fishing. He most enjoyed meeting his friends at McDonalds.

    He is survived by his wife of 63 years, Betty Lightner Stansberry; a son and daughter-in-law, Dan and Patty Stansberry, of Vienna; two daughters and sons-in-law, Patty and Carl Moser, of Annapolis, Md., and Shirley and Dan Brown, of Fairmont: a brother and sister-in-law, Richard and Lee Stansberry, of Tucson, Ariz.; five grandchildren and their spouses, Kari and Jeff Price, of Glen Burnie, Md., Dr. Kolen Brown, of Morgantown, Jason and Shannon Moser, of Tallahassee, Fla., Shaylynn Stansberry, of Vienna and Sydney Stansberry, of Vienna; two great-grandchildren, Melissa Price and Jeffrey Price II, of Glen Burnie; and several nieces and nephews.

    In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by four sisters, Audrey Hetrick, Christine Bebee, Ruby Bowman and Irma Sharetts.

    Friends may call at the Carpenter & Ford Funeral Home, 209 Merchant Street on Friday from 2-9 p.m. and Saturday from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Services will be at 2 p.m. on Saturday, June 5, 2004, at the funeral home, with the Rev. Dan Brown and the Rev. Shirley Br own officiating. Burial will follow at the Summers Church Cemetery, at Halleck. Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice Care, Merchant St., Fairmont, WV 26554.
  3. [S27] Ancestry.com: Social Security Death Index, Name: John L. Bowman
    SSN: 232-05-3417
    Last Residence: 26554 Fairmont, Marion, West Virginia, United States of America
    Born: 11 Oct 1906
    Died: 17 Jul 1997
    State (Year) SSN issued: North Carolina or West Virginia (Before 1951 ).