February 10th, 2020
Ricky D. Cross, 53, of Trainer passed away on February 9th, 2020 at Crozer Chester Medical Center. He was born in Chester where he attended Chester High School and later went on to graduate from Mt. Pleasant High School. Ricky was a veteran of the United States Navy. He worked as a security guard for Sun States Security for many years. He was also a volunteer fire fighter having been a member of Parkside, Trainer, Marcus Hook, Lennox Park and Vauclain Fire companies. He enjoyed traveling, fishing and taking long rides on his motorcycle.
Ricky was predeceased by his wife, Velvetann Cross (2014), son, Joseph Cross (2018); sister, Kathy Bryck (2010); brother, David Cross (2016). He is survived by his daughter, Jessica Osborne (Charles Holloman); parents, Margaret and David Cross; brother, Roy Cross (Lori); Daughter-in-law, Bebe Cross; grandchildren, Crystal Vandemark, Victoria, Lilly, and Ava Cross; nephews, Roy(Adrain), Tony (Emily), Shane, and Justin (Mandy); niece, Kirsten.
His funeral service will be held on Friday, February 14th at 12pm at the Joseph A. Ward Funeral Home 1459 Market St. Linwood, PA. Friends and family are invited to call from 11am-12-pm at the funeral home. Burial will follow in Mt. Hope Cemetery.