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William A. Coss

William A. Coss William A. Coss, age 85, died on Monday April 2, 2018 at Stormont Vail Health, Topeka, Kansas.

He was born on January 19, 1933 in Andes, New York the son of Clearence D. & Eveline (Graham) Coss. Bill entered into the United States Army and retired at the rank of E-7. He then owned and operated Coss Construction for many years and worked for Ft. Riley Civil Service.

On October 3, 1957, he was married to Maria J. Coss in Germany.

He enjoyed fishing, hunting and loved being on the go, whether it was simply walking around the hardware store or going out to eat. Above all, he loved being with his family.

Survivors include his wife: Maria of the home and a son: Walter of the home. He is also survived by two brothers: Albert Coss of Margaretville, NY and Clearence “Butch” Coss, Jr. of New York and many nieces, nephews and other family members.

Graveside Services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday April 11, 2018 at the Kansas Veteran’s Cemetery at Fort Riley, Manhattan, Kansas. Family and friends will form a procession to the cemetery at 1:00 pm at the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home 1616 Poyntz Avenue, Manhattan, Kansas.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Johnson Cancer Center at KSU in care of the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home 1616 Poyntz Avenue, Manhattan, Kansas 66502.

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