Marcus T Cross obituary 1986~2022


Mr. Marcus T Cross, 35, of Waynesboro, PA passed away Friday, May 20, 2022, in his home.

Marcus T Cross
Marcus T Cross

Born July 21, 1986 in Waynesboro, he was the son of Robert S. Riess of Shippensburg and Tracey (Cross) Custer of Waynesboro.

Marcus was a graduate of The Franklin County Learning Center, Chambersburg.

He was a member of Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses, Waynesboro and enjoyed swimming, walks and being with his sister-in-law, Becky.

In addition to his parents, he is survived by his bonus-mother, Kathy Riess of Shippensburg; his bonus-father, Chris Custer of Waynesboro; his maternal-grandmother, Edith Cross of Waynesboro; his brothers and sister, James “Danny” Cross (Becky) of Waynesboro, Justin Riess (Chad Bayer) of Waynesboro, Matthew Shifflett of Waynesboro and Katherine Padilla of Baltimore, MD; and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by three brothers, Brian Shifflett, Zachary Comp and Alex Comp.

Services will be private at the convenience of the family.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to: The Spina Bifida Association online here.

Grove-Bowersox Funeral Home, Waynesboro is handling the arrangements.

Online condolences may be expressed at the funeral home’s website.