Robert W. Gross, 72, of Port Neches passed away Monday, Dec. 12, in Port Arthur.

A graveside service will be at 10:00 a.m., Friday, Dec. 16, at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens. Officiating will be the Rev. Paul Zoch.

Visitation will be from 5:00 pm. to 9:00 p.m., Thursday, Dec. 15, at Claybar Funeral Home in Bridge City.

Mr. Gross was born in Morgan City, LA, on Sept. 15, 1939, to Wilfred and Pearline (Wilfer) Gros. He served in the United States Air Force during Vietnam, worked for NASA and lived in Spain for 21 years. Most recently he was a dispatcher for his company, CO-OP Dispatchers. Mr. Gross was a generous, loving, kind, giving person who lived life to the fullest. He traveled the world, visiting many countries and making lifelong friends from everywhere.

He was preceded in death by his parents; sister, Brenda Ann Gros; sister-in-law, Elaine Gros and nephew, Whitney Michael Gros.

Mr. Gross is survived by his wife, Lamphuing (Syhalat) Gross of Port Neches; daughter, Brenda Ann Dunlap and husband, Shawn and grandchildren, Tyler, Taylor and Taryn Dunlap all of Nederland.

He is also survived by his brothers, George LaBove and wife, Jackie of Toledo Bend, Wayne Gros of West Lake, LA, and David Gros and wife, Lynn of Duncanville; nieces and nephews, Trina Gaspard, Vernoica Duhon, Melissa Kiffe, Matt Gros, Dana Jett, Christy Gros, David Gros and Aaron Gros.