Jerome Gross, age 99, of Dedham, Mass., Naples, Fla., Columbus and New York, passed away gently on June 18, 2019.

For 67 years, he was the beloved husband of the late Marjorie Wasserstrom Gross. He was the loving father of Roberta Gross-Torres and Judith Gross Siegel and her husband Alan Siegel; adored grandfather of Julianne (Alexander) Schwarzer, Deborah (Ryan Jaslow) Siegel and Leonardo Torres; and great-grandfather of Hayden and Benjamin Schwarzer; and uncle of many cherished nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Charles and Frances Gross, and his brother, Ralph Gross.

Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m. June 23 at Old Tifereth Israel Cemetery, at the corner of Alum Creek Drive and Integrity Drive. Shiva will be observed in Boston.

In lieu of flowers, please consider giving to The Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Ohio ( or Congregation Tifereth Israel (