Wednesday, December 19th, 2012
Thomas G. Cross, 65, formerly of St. Marys, died at 7:21 a.m. Dec. 15, 2012, at Ohio Veterans' Home, Georgetown.
He was born Sept. 3, 1947, in Lima, to Harry and Doris Goodwin Cross.
Surviving are a son, Travis (Caroline) Cross, Marietta, Ga.; two daughters, Tessa (Todd) Trail, Dallas, Ga., and Stephanie Cross, Cincinnati; a sister, Lesta (Carl) Thoene, St. Marys; and six grandchildren.
He served aboard the USS Meredith in the U.S. Navy during the Vietnam War. He worked as an electrician for the former Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co., St. Marys, and owned and operated the former Horseshoe Creek Motorcycle Race Track in Montezuma and Buckos Carry Out and Arcade, St. Marys.
He was a member of Eagles Lodge Aerie #767, St. Marys.
Funeral services are 2 p.m Saturday at Miller Funeral Home, St. Marys, the Rev. Jim Sweigart officiating. A private burial for the family will take place at Woodlawn Cemetery, Lima.
Calling is 5-8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.
Memorials may be given to Calvary Christian Fellowship, St. Marys.
Condolences may be left at www.millerfuneralhomes.net.