Richard Kenneth Gross. Age 92. April 3, 2019.
Beloved husband, father, grandfather, uncle and friend. Survived by his loving wife of 57 years, Elza; his children Karin, David (Lynn), and Neal; and his grandchildren, Matthew, Lauren and Kenneth. Richard was a WWII Veteran, and retired from DTE Energy after 43 years of service. He was a valued member of the community, having volunteered many hours to the Red Cross for Pheresis donations, to his children's schools, scouting, and later to the Senior Men's Club of Grosse Pointe. A memorial service will be held at 10:00am on Saturday, April 13, 2019 at the Grosse Pointe Memorial Church, 16 Lake Shore Dr., Grosse Pointe Farms. In lieu of flowers memorial donations to St Jude Children’s Research Hospital https://www.stjude.org/donate/donate-to-st-jude.html?sc_icid=header-btn-donate-now or the Old Newsboy Goodfellow’s Fund https://www.detroitgoodfellows.org/shop/donate-2018/ are appreciated.