We remember these members who had contributed so much to our organization
Benjamin Grose (52 Year Member)
Benjamin L. Grose, 82, passed away on Tuesday, July 18, 2017. He was raised in Paint Creek, WV, the son of the late Haymond and Jessie Grose. Ben was a member of Victory Life Church in New Haven, IN. He worked as a pipefitter and welder for Plumbers and Steamfitters Local 166 for 30 years before his retirement in 1997. Surviving are his wife of 61 years, Janis C. Grose; children, Benjamin R. Grose, Gary (Katy) D. Grose, and John (Mata) Grose; 10 grandchildren; and 17 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his son, Steven L. Grose. Visitation will be held on at D.O. McComb & Sons Foster Park Friday, July 21, 2017 from 4-8pm. Funeral service will be Saturday July 22, 2017 also at the funeral home at 11:00AM. Burial will take place at Prairie Grove Cemetery, Fort Wayne, In. Memorial Contributions may be made to Victory Life Church in New Haven, IN or St. Jude's Children's Hospital.
Kenneth Buss (26 Year Member)
WATERLOO — Kenneth H. Buss, age 74, of Waterloo passed away on Thursday, June 29, 2017 at his rural Waterloo home surrounded by his family.
He was born on December 9, 1942 in Waterloo to George and Bethel (Hanes) Buss.
Mr. Buss proudly served his country in the United States Navyfrom 1961 to 1965.
He married Peggy Hartzler on August 12, 1967 in Fort Wayne. She resides in Waterloo.
Mr. Buss worked for Dana Corporation in Fort Wayne for 17 years retiring in 2004. He was a member of the Garrett American Legion Post 178 and he was a lifetime member of the Navy Seabee Veterans of America.
Survivors include: his wife of 49 years; Peggy Buss of Waterloo; son and daughter-in-law, Brad and Tandie Buss of Waterloo; daughter and son-in-law; Tammy and William Pulford of Fort Wayne; 3 grandchildren, Maddison Ford, Keagan Buss and Kenneth Pulford; two brothers, Jake Buss of Sturgis, Michigan, and Claude Buss Jr. of Montana; brother and sister-in-law, DeWayne and Julie Buss in Waterloo; and a sister, Susan Davis of Owensboro, Kentucky.
He was preceded in death by his parents and a brother, Robert Buss.
A private family service will be held at a later date.
Memorials may be directed to the Waterloo Fire Department, 305 Sheridan Street, Waterloo, Indiana 46793.
Condolences may be sent to the family at www.fellerandclark.com.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Feller and Clark Funeral Home in Waterloo.