Donald Alfred Cross,
82, of Carlisle, passed away on Tuesday, September 9, 2014 at the Lebanon V.A. Medical Center. He was born
on Thursday, May 5, 1932 in Gettysburg, a son of the late Charles G. Cross and Ruth M. (Howard) Corbin.
Donald was a U.S. Army veteran, having served during the Korean conflict and was a recipient of the Korean Service
Medal. He was a member of the Disabled American Veterans, American Legion Post 826, and the Shiloh Missionary
Baptist Church where he served on the usher board.
Surviving are three brothers, Charles Cross of Pittsburgh, and David and Jack Corbin, both of York; two sisters,
Vivian M. Coleman of Carlisle and Karen V. Reid of York; niece, Sherri (Frankie) Mosley of Carlisle; nephews, Scott Cross
and Michael Coleman, both of Carlisle; and a host of other relatives.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his grandmother, Carrie K. Taylor, and three brothers, Steven,
Jerry and George Corbin.
A viewing will be held from
11 a.m. until services at 12 noon on Thursday, September 18, 2014 at Ewing Brothers Funeral Home, 630 S. Hanover St., Carlisle,
with Apostle Dr. Brenda M. Alton officiating. Interment will follow in Cumberland Valley Memorial
Gardens, Carlisle. In
lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Shiloh Missionary Baptist Church, 409 N. West St., Carlisle, PA 17013.
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Sis. Vivian Coleman and Family, we send our heartfelt sympathy to you and your family at the loss of your brother, Donald.
We are Praying that the Lord and Savior will comfort You and Your Family.
Deaconess Mary Lee Scott and the Praise and Worship Team of the Shiloh Missionary Baptist
Church of Carlisle, Pa.
I want to send my heartfelt condolences to the family during this difficult time.
Donnie was always so kind. I know he will be sorely missed by all those who knew and loved him. My prayers are with you all.
Sister Vivian Coleman and Family. We would like to pass on our sincere condolence for the lost of your brother Donnie. May
God continue to Bless you and your Family during this difficult time.
Buddy and Vienna Pearson
Donald was a special veteran and friend to all that knew him at the VA. He always had a smile on his
face. RIP Donald, you will be missed.
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