Richard Ross

September 13, 1931 - November 28, 2020

09/13/1931 - 11/28/2020

Richard L. Ross, 89, formerly of Shadyside Ohio, passed away on Saturday November 28, 2020.
He was born September 13, 1931, a son of the late Brooklyn and Esther (Schmidt) Ross. Richard was preceded in death by his wife Wilma.

Richard was a retired postal worker in Bellaire, OH. He also was a Veteran of the Korean War, serving in the U.S. Army. He was a member of the Imperial Glass Society and an avid collector for over 50 years.

He is survived by his brother Charles (Dolly) Ross of Bellaire, and many nieces and nephews.

Inurnment will take place at The Powhatan Cemetery at the convenience of the family.

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Elaine Patt
3 years ago

I’ve already missed you and Wilma
You were always so informative and social able.
You and Wilma are legendary at the Imperial Glass Museum
Every one always wondered what you had in your basement!

Lenora Perdue
3 years ago

Deepest sympathies. I enjoyed talking to Richard about Imperial glass.

Joan cimini
3 years ago

I will never forget Richard abd Wilma taking me under their wing as a new Antique Dealer in early 1980’s. Richard’s involvement in the first meeting of the local Imperial Glass Club led to many years of service. I valued his friendship. May he Rest In Peace.

Deb Parker
3 years ago

You will be missed Uncle Richard. You are home now with Aunt Worm and My Mom and Dad. Until we meet again.❤️

Cheryl J Skinner Tri-State Military Museum
3 years ago

May the love of God surround you and your family during this difficult time,
May you come to know that the love of God is with you always,

May your memories of Richard L. Ross, give you peace, comfort and strength…

Rest now in the arms of our Lord your mission on earth is complete.
I thank you for your service to our Country and my Freedom. You will not be forgotten.
My thoughts
and prayers to the family of ….

US Army Veteran, Richard L. Ross, is “A True American Hero” God Bless†

† Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends. John 15:13 †