|Jack L. Ross
April 3, 1938 – October 21, 2019
Jack L. Ross, 81, of Leiters Ford, IN passed away on October 21, 2019 at home with his family by his side.
Jack was born on April 3, 1938 in Knox, IN to Glenn and Ava Ross. He, his brother and sister were raised in an orphanage. After
graduating Knox High School, Jack joined the Navy proudly serving his country. After his service was concluded, Jack came back to
Knox and eventually started working at NAPA Tool. He worked his way up to becoming manager and retired after 48 years.
Jack was a lifetime member of the Knox American Legion, member of the Knox Fire and Police Departments. He liked to bowl and
work crossword puzzles. He was an avid Notre Dame football fan and a very funny person.
Jack is survived by his wife Betty; sister Dolores D. Anderson; brother Glenn Ross; blended family: Claudia (John) Lukac, Constance
Overmyer, Wayde (Lisa) Allen, Sue Allen, and Sandy Dedloff; grandchildren: Melissa (Dustin) Mussleman, Amber (John)
Beauchamp, Ross (Lindsey) Bailey, and Scott (Carrie) Bailey; 8 step-grandchildren; many great grandchildren; special nieces and
nephews: Diane (Earl) Henry, Carol (Larry) Haug, Mike (Mary) Guyse and Kenneth (Linda) Guyse.
He was preceded in death by his parents Glenn and Ava Ross; daughter Traci Munsey; stepson Steve Allen; brother Lavern Guyse;
sisters Vera Christenson and Phyllis Willliams.
Funeral services for Jack will be held at the Leiters Ford United Methodist Church on Saturday, November 2, 2019 at 11:00 EST with
a one-hour visitation prior to the service. Rev. Pat Allen, Rev. Nancy Foster, and Rev. Emily Gearhart will officiate services. Burial
will follow at Leiters Ford IOOF Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be given to the Leiters Ford United Methodist Church or to the
American Lung Association
National Direct Response Headquarters
1200 Hosford Street Suite 101
Hudson, WI 54016-9316.