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William Raymond
Gross (Gross)

July 14, 1941 – November 6, 2018

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Obituary for William Raymond Gross (Gross)

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William Raymond Gross, Jr., 77, of O’Fallon, IL, born Monday, July 14, 1941 in DuQuoin, IL, passed away on Tuesday, November 6, 2018 at Elmwood Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Maryville, IL.

Ray was a member of the American Legion and the United Mine Workers Association. He adored and loved his grandchildren, as well as his great-grandchildren. Ray was always on the road to attended his grandchildren’s events. He enjoyed all sports but was an avid Cubs fan that loved his dog and companion Rizzo.

He was preceded in death by his parents Gloria Clevenger Gross, and Ray and Vivian Gross.

Ray is survived by two children, Bill Gross of Pittsburg, PA and Nancy (Mark) Deterding of O’Fallon, IL; one sister, Lynn (Mark) Woodside of DuQuoin, IL and four brothers, David (Linda) Gross of Pinkneyville, IL, Jeff (Ray) Gross of Maryville, IL, Clyde (Anita) Gross of DuQuoin, IL and John (Lori) Gross of DuQuoin, IL; four grandchildren, Cassandra Day, Caleb Day, Eric Deterding and Bradley Deterding; and five great-grandchildren.

In honor of Ray, memorials may be made to Perry County Humane Sociey at http://www.perrycountyhumanesocietyil.com/ Condolences may be extended to the family online at www.schildknechtfh.com.

A celebration of life will be held Sunday, November 11, 2018 beginning at 3:00 p.m. at St. Nicholas Brewing Company, 12 South Oak Street, DuQuoin, IL 62832.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Schildknecht Funeral Home.

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First Visitation

Location
St. Nicholas Brewing Company
Address
12 South Oak Street
DuQuoin, IL 62832
Additional Information A celebration of life will be held Sunday, November 11, 2018 beginning at 3:00 p.m. at St. Nicholas Brewing Company, 12 South Oak Street, DuQuoin, IL 62832.

Service Information

When
Sunday, November 11th, 2018 3:00pm
Location
St. Nicholas Brewing Company
Address
12 South Oak Street
DuQuoin, IL 62832
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