GROSS, Edwin Delson

Date of birth: 18 February 1923 Franklin, Johnson County, Indiana

Date of death: 23 November 2004 Greenwood, Johnson County, Indiana

Franklin Daily Journal, 24 November 2004

 
Edwin Delson Gross
  Edwin Delson Gross, 81,
died Tuesday, Nov. 23,
2004, at Kindred Hospital
in Greenwood.  He was a
resident of Franklin.
  He was born Feb. 18,
1923, in Franklin.  His
parents were Max
Granville and Essie (St.
John) Gross.  He married
Montrew (Coffman) Gross
on July 22, 1942.  She
survives.  Other
survivors include a son,
David E. Gross of
Franklin; three
grandchildren; and seven
great-grandchildren. He
was preceded in death by
one brother and one
sister.
  He graduated from
Franklin High School in
1941 and attended
technical schools for
Allison Division of
General Motors in
aircraft engines and
transmissions.
  He was employed by
Allison Division of
General Motors in
Indianapolis as a
technician in jet engine
tests and experimental
transmissions.
  He was a member of
Allison Division
Retirees.
  A graveside service will
be conducted at 10 a.m.
Saturday at Greenlawn
Cemetery in Franklin. 
Vandivier-Tudor Funeral
Home in Franklin is
handling arrangements.
  Memorial contributions
may be made to Humane
Society of Johnson
County, 550 E. Jefferson
St., Suite 205, Franklin,
IN 46131.

Indianapolis Star, 25 November 2004
 Edwin Delson Gross
  Edwin Delson Gross 81, 
of Franklin, died on
November 23, 2004 at
Kindred Hospital in
Greenwood.  He was born
February 18, 1923, in
Franklin, IN, the son of
Max Granville and Essie
(St. John) Gross.  He was
a 1941 graduate of
Franklin High School and
attended the Technical
Schools for the Allison
Division of General
Motors in Aircraft
Engines and Transmis-
sions, laterworking for 
them inIndianapolis as a
technician in Jet engine
Testing and Experimental
Transmissions and was a
member of the Allison
Division Retirees.  He
was preceded in death by
his parents, 1 brother
and 1 sister.  He is
survived by his wife,
Montrew Coffman Gross,
who he married on July
22, 1942.  Other
survivors include son
David E. Gross of
Bargersville;
grandchildren: Cindy
Jarvis of Bargersville;
Candy Miller and Carrie
Thomson of Franklin, and
7 great-grandchildren. 
Graveside services will
be at 10 a.m. on Saturday
November 27, 2004 at
Greenlawn Cemetery,
Franklin.  There is no
calling.  Memorial
contributions may be made
to The Johnson County
Humane Society, P.O. Box
91, Bargersville, IN
46106.  Arrangements:
Vandivier-Tudor Funeral
Home, Franklin. 
Submitted by Mark Wirey