David Russell Bross,
age 69 of Xenia, Ohio and longtime resident of Chesterton, Indiana, passed
away Friday, July 26, 2019.
He was born on
February 7, 1950 in Michigan City, Indiana to Russell and Sibyl (Edwards)
Bross who preceded him in death.
David is survived
by his wife Beth Bross (Williams), four children, Michelle (Jon) Biggs, Ryan
(Lisa) Bross, Keri Bross, Justin Bross, stepdaughter Traci Smith, and
stepson Kyle (Jaime) Smith. He is also survived by six granddaughters, eight
grandsons, one great granddaughter, one great grandson and brother Larry
from Chesterton High School in 1968 and attended classes at Indiana
University Northwest. In his early years David worked in the accounting
department at Midwest Steel, later he worked in construction and played bass
guitar. David was a great bass player and vocalist, and performed in several
bands throughout his years including The WhatFour and The Carl Mayor Band.
In his later years David enjoyed playing in his church band at The Living
Stones Christian Church in Xenia, Ohio. He was an avid Star Trek fan
throughout his life from the show’s inception and continued throughout its
evolutions over the years. David loved his family greatly and although ill
in his later years he enjoyed reaching out and connecting with his family
and old friends. He will be dearly missed by all those who knew and loved
A memorial service
will be held on Saturday, September 21, 2019, at 3 p.m., at White-Love
Funeral Home, 525 S. 2nd St., Chesterton, Indiana.
The family will
receive friends for a memorial visitation from 1 p.m. until time of service
at the funeral home.