Nickey ‘Nick’ James Cross, 56 years old of Washington, passed away Thursday, Sept.24, 2020 at home surrounded by family following a brief battle with cancer.

   He was born November 23, 1963 in Washington, Son of James E. ‘Sonny’ Cross and the late Bona Jean Hennamin Cross.

   He was a member of Davidson Methodist, and a 1982 graduate of Trinity High School.

   He worked for Redevelopment Authority of Washington County and was a brick layer with the family. He enjoyed spending time with family and friends, cutting grass on his tractor, going on road trips, and collecting old toy tractors. Nick also enjoyed the company of his animals Princess, Lily, and Pea, and his fur friends Scout and Max.

   On May 28, 2005 he married the Love of his life, Beth May Cross who survives and enjoyed 16 wonderful years together. Also surviving are two children, Christopher and Nathan Cross, a sister, Linda Gatten, nephew, Justin (Amanda) Cross, and sister-in-law, Wendy May all of Washington, a cousin & like a brother, Mike ‘Squeaker’ (Stacey) Cross of Scenery Hill, cousins Rick, and Mike (Michelle) Cross both of Washington, and Mary Beth Staub and daughter Taylor who were like sister and niece.

   He was preceded in death by mother Bona Jean Cross, and brother-in-law Barry Gatten.

   Friends will be received 2-4 & 6-8 P.M., Sunday, September 27, 2020 at the Coleman-Taylor Funeral Services 3378 Millers Run Road, Cecil, PA where services will be held at 8PM with Pastor Travis Officiating.

   Interment will be private in the Venice Cemetery. The family suggests memorial donations to The American Cancer Society at 320 Bilmar Dr, Pittsburgh, PA 15205 or at: www.cancer.org