Kendrick F.Grosse, Jr., 74, Watertown

WATERTOWN, NY — Kendrick F.Grosse, Jr., 74, of 619 Hamlin St., Watertown, passed away Saturday, Nov. 3, 2018, at the Samaritan Medical Center.

Born Jan. 23, 1944, in Watertown, NY, the son of Kendrick F. Grosse Sr. and Dorothy E. McLean, he graduated from Carthage High School in 1963.

Following school he married Mary Gill on Nov. 29, 1967.  The couple resided in Carthage where they lived most of their lives.

Mr. Grosse was a custodian at Carthage Middle School for many years, retiring in the early 1890s. In retirement, he continued to work for Stewart’s where he enjoyed being a clerk and dealing with people.

Among his survivors are his three children and their spouses, Terri and Robert Chenoweth, Timothy and Melanie Grosse and Brian Grosse, three grandchildren, Tonya Woodside, Evan Grosse and Alexander Grosse, all of Watertown.

Besides his parents his beloved wife Mary M. Grosse passed April 15, 2009.

Arrangements are with Hart & Bruce Funeral Home, Watertown.

There will be no calling hours or funeral service. His body will be cremated. Burial will take place at a later date.

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