March 14, 1937 ~ January 13, 2005
Born in: New Jersey,
Resided in: Asheville, NC
In loving memory of Ross Joseph Giangrasso, 67, who passed away Thursday, January 13, 2005, at St. Joseph Hospital. Born March 14, 1937, in New Jersey, he was a loving and caring husband, father and Pop-Pop and is survived by his devoted wife Joan, son Ross, daughters Rhea and Renee, eight grandchildren, Anthony, Chrystine, Bryan, Gianna, Shayne, Gemma, Ginabella and Alyssa, and a sister Joyce Taylor. Mr. Giangrasso received his Masters Degree and Specialist Degree in Education from Barry University and dedicated his life to teaching children at OJUS Elementary School in Miami, FL for 39 years. His generosity and sense of humor will be deeply missed by his wife, children, grandchildren and friends. He touched our lives. “You will remain in our hearts forever.” A funeral service will be at 5:00 p.m. Sunday in the Patton Avenue chapel of Groce Funeral Home with the Rev. Mr. Art Kingsley and the Rev. James King officiating. His family will receive friends one hour prior to the service.