GEORGE M. ROSS, age 69 of Quincy, passed away Monday, April 15, 2019 at 2:30 AM at his home. He was born on November 2, 1949 in Piqua, Ohio, the son of the late Norma and Dale Markin and Bob and Norma Ross.
On June 11, 1976 George married Patricia "Penny" (Reeves) Ross who survives along with three children, Rob (Andrea) Ross of DeGraff, Shelly (Darrin) Webb of Sidney, and Scott (Rebecca) Sarver of St. Paris, five grandchildren, Ginny Ross, Kelsie and Zach Webb, Kade Sarver, and Kavan Sarver, and four siblings, Candy (Ray) Jackson of St. Paris, Karla Markin-Cross of Florida, Chuck Markin of Florida, and Diane Ross of St. Paris, He was preceded in death by one brother, John Ross.
Mr. Ross served his country as a jet mechanic in the U.S. Airforce during the Vietnam War from May 8, 1969 to May 14, 1973. He was a member of the Sidney American Legion Post 217, and a life-member of the Sidney VFW. He was the owner/operator of his own truck driving business for 43 years.
George loved going to the farm, the pond, hunting mushrooms, and loved his dogs.
In keeping with his wishes, there will be no services held at the funeral home. A Private Graveside Service will be held at Rosedale Cemetery at a later date at the family's convenience.
Memorials may be made to Shelby County Animal Rescue Foundation (SCARF) and condolences may be expressed to the Ross family at the funeral home's website, www.cromesfh.com
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