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Surrounded by family, Ross passed away peacefully at Hamilton General hospital on May 29th, 2019 in his 67th year as a result of complications related to heart disease. Ross is survived by family members Lois, sons Rory (Michelle), Eric (Amy), brother Brian (Linda) and sister Ruth (Barry). Predeceased by his parents Gord (2009) and Bernice (2014). Ross will also be missed by his nieces and nephews, cousins, neighbours and friends. Ross worked for the City of Hamilton for 39 years and upon retirement enjoyed his time at the family cottage on Skeleton Lake, watching hockey and working in his shop. A visitation will take place on Thursday June 6th from 7-9pm at Miller’s Funeral Chapel (28 Caithness St E, Caledonia). A second visitation will be held on Friday June 7th from 12-1pm at Grace United Church (174 Caithness St E, Caledonia) followed by a Celebration of Life in Ross’ honour. Donations in Ross’ honour can be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada or the Canadian Cancer Society. Thank you to the nurses and doctors at the Hamilton General hospital ICU East for providing exceptional care and support to Ross and his family. Cremation has taken place.