The Star Beacon; Ashtabula, Ohio

March 27, 2014

Donald L. Cross


Star Beacon

FOOTVILLE — Funeral services for Donald Lee Cross, age 76, of Footville, Ohio, will be 8 p.m., Friday, March 28th, at McMAHON-COYNE-VITANTONIO FUNERAL HOME, 6330 Center St. (Route 615, north of Route 2), Mentor, Ohio.

Mr. Cross passed away Monday, March 24, 2014, at his residence in Footville.

Born Nov. 28, 1937, in Porterwood, W.Va., he had lived in Euclid and Willoughby, Ohio, before moving to Footville 17 years ago.

He was a member of the Masonic Lodge of Willoughby for 41 years and the G.E. Quarter Century Club. He also loved his dog, “Nikki”.

He was the loving father of Cheryl L. (Ken) McMasters of Eastlake and Donna Maria Mayer of Footville; cherished grandfather of Andrea Lee (Steven), Kristen Maria, Megan Marie (Jay), Kayce Jean and Kaitlyn Jean; great-grandfather of Marshall, Carlos and Henry; and uncle of nieces and nephews. He was the oldest of nine siblings. His siblings, Ronald, John, Carla, Becky, Tim, Nathan and Anita, also survive.

He was preceded in death by his first wife, Ruth Ann (née: Mason) Cross; second wife, Lois Jean (née: Berzin) Cross; and sister, Amy.

Family will receive friends from 1 to 3 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at the Funeral Home. Burial will be private.

Obituary and condolences at www.MCVfuneralhomes.com and starbeacon.com.