Tom Ross


DENVER, Colo. — Tom Ross passed away peacefully on Thursday, June 29, 2017, at UCH Medial Center in Denver, Colo., after a short illness. He was 72.

Tom graduated from Hopkins High in Granville in 1962 and from Southern Illinois University in 1968.

Tom was preceded in death by his wife, Jan, and daughter, Wendy.

Tom leaves a son, Chris of Evergreen, Colo.; a sister-in-law, Toni Ross of Standard; a brother and sister-in-law, James and Juanita Tarrence of Princeton; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.

Tom led an extraordinary life, lived all over the United States and worked and traveled abroad. He was an extremely loving husband and incredible provider to his children. Tom was taken too soon and will be missed dearly.

A memorial service will be held in his honor at a later date. His Facebook page will be kept up to date with this information.

Anyone wishing to make a donation in Tom's memory is encouraged to send contributions to the cancer research foundation of their choice.