March 25th, 1955 – Saturday, March 29, 2008
The Chilson Funeral Home
Sunday, April 6th, 2008
Roy Alan Ross, age 53, of Park Rapids and formerly of Lester Prairie died Saturday, March 29th, 2008 at his residence.
He was born on March 25, 1955 in Litchfield the son of Harold & Gladys Olson Ross.
Roy was baptized on July 19, 1956 at First Lutheran Church in Grove City by the Reverend Drell Bernhardson. He was also instructed in the Lutheran catechism and confirmed in the Christian faith on May 24, 1970.
He graduated from Hutchinson High School in June of 1973.
Roy was employed for many years as a carpenter and formerly owned & operated Ross Construction.
He enjoyed wood carving, hunting, fishing, watching wildlife and spending time with his friends.
Survived by his children: Jeremy Ross & fiancée Patti, Timothy (Jennifer) Ross and Angela (Duane) Litzau all of Lester Prairie; grandchildren: Jacob and Gracie Ross; Anna & Shelby Litzau; his mother: Gladys Ross of Litchfield; brothers: Wade “Roscoe” Ross of Cosmos, Dale (Tammy) Ross of Hutchinson and David (Lois) Ross of Mound; nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Preceded in death by his father: Harold Ross.
A Memorial Service for Roy Ross will be held on Sunday, April 6th at 1:00 P.M. at The Chilson Funeral Home in Winsted. Pastor Eric Nelson will officiate.
A time of gathering will be held on Sunday, April 6th one hour prior to services at the funeral home.
Interment Forest City Cemetery.