David Leroy Crose, 66, of Danville, passed away on Tuesday, May 2, 2017 at home. Visitation will be from 11am 1pm, Thursday, May 4, 2017 at Pape Family Funeral Home, 10 E. Williams Street in Danville. Services will be at 1pm Thursday at Papes with Pastor Scott McCurdy officiating. Burial will follow at Sunset Cemetery.
David was born on October 11, 1950 in Danville to Charles & Alice (Ritter) Crose Sr. He attended Danville schools, graduating from Danville High School in 1969. David worked for many years at Holmes Brothers, retiring in 2014. He was a big Illini, Cubs, and Bears fan. He enjoyed gardening, loved to bowl, and loved spending time with family.
David married Bonnie in 1999, she preceded him in death in 2014. Survivors include his children: Brenda and Tony; step-children: Rick, Michelle, Valerie, Randy, Janae, Mindy, and Justin; sisters Linda and Donna; a special Aunt Eleanor; along with several grandchildren, nieces, nephews and cousins. He was preceded in death by his parents, wife, Step-son Skip, Daughter-in-law Dea, Grandson Cole, Sister Sally and Brother Charles.
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Published on  May 2, 2017