John Edward Cross,
April 29, 1928 — Feb. 7, 2017
John Edward "Jack" Cross entered into Eternal Life on Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2017, at age of 88. Born April 29, 1928, he was the beloved husband of the late Mary; loving father/stepfather of the Rev. John Thompson, Jill
(Randy) Romens, Jenny Thompson (Dr. Chris Davies), David (Sharon) Thompson and Becki (Matthew) Curtsinger; proud Papa of Tyler, the late Hannah, Luke, Max (Br. Anthony), Caleb Romens, Alex, Brenden and Logan Rehn, Jessica (Nick) Osiecki, Madeline (Kyle) Olmstead, Olivia Davies, Elijah, Judah Obregon and Nehemiah Curtsinger; and great-grandpapa of Evelyn, Jack and Charlotte. He is further survived by a nephew, Dr.
James (Karen) Cross; nieces, Dr. Barbara (Wayne) Pepin and Dawn (Dave) Goeb; and great-nephews, Jonathan, Christopher, Michael, Joshua, Adam, David, and Sam. Also remembered by his son-in-law, Jim Rehn, and other relatives and friends.
Jack was a loving, fun-filled husband and father, and a faithful Catholic convert. He loved playing rummy and cribbage, and especially living the dream one day at a time with his sweetie and family. A memorial visitation will be held Friday, Feb. 17, from 10 a.m. until the time of a Mass of Christian Burial at 11 a.m. at St. Mary’s Immaculate Conception Catholic Church (415 Roosevelt Drive, West Bend).
In lieu of flowers, memorials to Fisher House, a veterans’ home away from home facility in Milwaukee, Holy Resurrection Monastery (grandson Max’s community), or the American Life League are appreciated Church and Chapel Funeral Service is serving the Cross family: 262-827-0659 orwww.churchandchapel.com.