MILROY - Marcellus O. "Noot" Goss, 81, of Milroy, died at 6:25 a.m. Sunday, May 19, 2013, at Valley View Retirement Community, Belleville.
Born Oct. 22, 1931, in Lewistown, he was a son of the late Lester Rueben and Frona Amanda (Royer) Goss. His wife, June M. (Davidson) Goss, preceded him in death on July 10, 2008.
He is survived by: children, Sandy Ward and husband, Fred, of Aurora, Colo., Susan M. Kibe and husband, Mike, of Milroy, Kimbra Keller and husband, Lester, of Milroy, Terri Morris and husband, Rob, of Belleville, and Tina Kauffman and husband, Kirk, of Bloomsburg; sister, Shirley E. Goss, of Mifflintown; 10 grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.
Marcellus O. ‘Noot’ Goss
He was preceded in death by: a son, Randy A. "Schnoot" Goss, on Nov. 14, 2009; a brother, J. Ray Goss; and a sister, Miriam Henry.
He was a graduate of Milroy High School.
He retired as general foreman at New Holland, Belleville, in October 1991.
He was a loving father and grandfather who enjoyed golf and spending time with his family. Earlier in life, he had enjoyed fishing and hunting.
He attended Milroy Christian Missionary Alliance Church.
A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, May 24, 2013, at Milroy CMA Church, with the Rev. Tom McElrath officiating.
Memorial contributions may be made to Milroy CMA Church, 46 Elm St., Milroy, 17063, or the Dementia Foundation.
Funeral arrangements are under the care of Bohn Funeral Home, Reedsville.