Howard Jay Ross, age 94, of North Tonawanda, passed away on October 23, 2017 in Buffalo General Hospital. He was the son of Everett and Frances (Milliman) Ross.
Howard was a 1941 graduate of NTHS and served with the US Army during WWII in China, Burma and India. He was the owner and operator of the Ross Service for over 42 years. He was a member of AARP and a volunteer for Meals on Wheels.
Beloved husband of Jane (Cheverette) Ross; father of Jay Ross, Jill (Gerald) Tylec, and Jon (Dawn) Ross; step-father of Paul (Fran) Rexinger, Jim (Diane) Rexinger, Ann Brown, Janine (Bill) Myers; grandfather of 17 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren; brother of Lois (late Bill) Lubs and the late Everett Ross who died in combat during WWII, and the late Phyllis Ross.
Friends may call at the Fretthold Funeral Home Inc., 1241 Oliver St. at Ward Rd. in North Tonawanda on Thursday from 2-4 PM and 7-9 PM. Funeral services will be held at the funeral home on Friday at 11 AM. Flowers gratefully declined, memorials may be made to Niagara Hospice or Twin Cities Meals on Wheels.
Guest register available at frettholdfuneralhome.com
Published on October 24, 2017