Joseph E. Ross, 88, long time resident of Louisville and Broomfield, passed away peacefully on Thursday, September 19, 2013 in Louisville, CO. Joseph, a WWII veteran and life time member of American Legion Post III, 40/8 and VFW, teacher and musician, is survived by his beloved wife, Helen M. (Jackie), brother Robert N., the wonderful father of daughter Karen (Terry), son Rick (Alice), the proud grandfather of Jason (Kathleen), Jeff (Jeanne), Joel, Alexis (Ronan), Jacqueline (Adrian), Adam (Francine), Jerrod (Liz), great grandchildren, Nolan, Brady, Jadyn, Jace, Janaye, Elia, Bailey, and Briley, and niece Julie (Wayne). He was preceded in death by his parents, Joseph P. and Rose F. Ross (Domenico), daughter Paulette and son Stephen. He will be remembered for his never-ending love of family and friends. He will be greatly missed by all. Memorial services will be held Wednesday, September 25, 2013, Rosary 10:30 am, Mass 11:00 am followed by a reception at Nativity of Our Lord Catholic Church, 900 W. Midway Blvd, Broomfield, private interment at later date. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to TRU Hospice Care Center, 1855 Plaza Drive, Louisville, CO 80027.
Published in Denver Post on Sept. 22, 2013