Robert Lee Ross
Robert Lee Ross
May 16, 1936-April 19, 2012
CULVER — Bob Ross passed away at approximately 2 a.m. in his home in Culver. Bob was not only loved by his family, but also by his many, many friends.
Bob was born in Dubois, Pa. to the late Leland and Sarah (Sterling) Ross.
Bob graduated from Culver High School in 1954. He then proceeded to serve in the U.S. Army from 1954-56. He has kept many ties relating to his service in the military. He was a lifetime member of both the VFW #6919 in Culver and the American Legion #27 in Plymouth. He was also a member of the Moose #741, Elks and Eagles Lodges in Plymouth; he also became a member of the AMI Vets #91 in Monticello.
Bob was preceded in death by his wife Suzanne (Bope) Ross in 2004.
Bob is survived by his companion of almost eight years, Sue Hensley of Monticello. He has one sister, Karen (Tink) Lepionka of Dubois, Pa. Bob also has three children who survive: Diane Hansen of Culver, Susan Pisciotti of Orangeville, Ill., and Cindi LaMunion of Monroe, Wis. He has eight grandchildren and four stepgrandchildren. He also has two nieces, one nephew, along with five great-nieces and two great-nephews.
There will be no burial services. However, family and friends are invited to attend and celebrate his wonderful and exuberant life at the VFW in Culver Sunday, April 29 from 12 to 2 p.m., and/or the American Legion in Plymouth, Sunday, April 29 from 3 to 5 p.m.
The family would like to thank Hospice and all of his friends for the help and support when we needed it the most, and requests that any contributions be made to any of the organizations of which he was a member.