John “Jack” P. Goss, 83, a long-time resident of Bessemer, Michigan, passed away Wednesday afternoon, March 1, 2017, surrounded by his family.
John was born on August 22, 1933, in Grayling, a son of Oscar and Claribell (Lovely) Goss. He attended Grayling High School and graduated in 1951.
John proudly served his country in the U. S. Marine Corps.
On October 10, 1959, John was united in marriage to Gloria M. Novascone at St. Sebastian Catholic Church in Bessemer.
John is survived by his wife, Gloria; a daughter, Gina (Harold Stein), Bessemer; two sons, Gene (Darrin Nowicki), Bessemer, and Guy (Diane) Mickleton, N.J.; three grandchildren, Colt, Sarah and Rachel; two great-grandchildren, Aubrie and Emilia; two brothers, Leslie (Marlene) and Dean (Linda), both of Grayling; a sister, Elaine Campbell, Grayling; and numerous nieces and nephews.
He was predeceased by his parents; a sister, Phyliss Armstrong; and a nephew, John Rockelman.