Edward's Story

PITTSFIELD AND DETROIT - Edward Galen Cross, 69, died March 20, 2015, at a Hartland living center. He was born March 26, 1945, in Stetson, a son of Louis and Viola (Frost) Cross.

He was employed as a truck driver for L. C. Archer and Sons in Stetson, a lumber and sawmill operation. Ed was a past member of the Detroit Fire Department and volunteered at the Pittsfield Food Cupboard.

He is survived by 3 daughters, Bonnie and husband, Maurice McDougal, of Pittsfield, Bunnie Adams of Lewiston and Angelica Rose Cross of Portland; a brother, Carl and wife, Judy Cross, of Hartland; 4 grandchildren, Anthony and wife, Ashlie Cross, Kevin and wife, Danielle Cross, Jonathan Cross and Ericka and husband, Ben Weeman; and 1 great-grandson, Shane Cross. Ed was predeceased by brothers, James, John, Ivan, Rodney and Aubrey Cross; and sisters, Mary Nickerson, Daisy Hatch and Helen Cross.

Graveside committal services will be held at Clark's Hill Cemetery, Stetson, later in the spring. Arrangements are by Crosby & Neal, Newport. Memorial donations may be made to the American Cancer Society, 1 Bowdoin Mill Island, Suite 300, Topsham, ME 04086. Those who wish may leave written condolences at www.CrosbyNeal.com.
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