Charles K. Gross, 87, of Milton, passed away on Friday, July 7, 2017, at the Evangelical Community Hospital, Lewisburg.
He was born Nov. 5, 1929, in Northumberland, a son of the late William and Phoebe (Miller) Gross.
In 1945 at the age of 15, he left school and joined the Army serving a total of seven years.
Charles' hobbies included riding motorcycle and wine and beer making.
He is survived by his wife, Christine L. Gross; eight children; 17 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.
A private graveside service with full military honors will be held in the Northumberland Memorial Park, Stonington.
Arrangements are by the Jerre Wirt Blank Funeral Home, 309 Water St., Northumberland.
Published on July 10, 2017