Ross, Jon M.
Jon M. Ross, 65, Algoma, died Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2013, at the Golden Living Center - Dorchester in Sturgeon Bay. He was born Nov. 14, 1947, in Elgin, Ill., to Elmer and Edna (Phelps) Ross.
Jon entered the U.S. Marine Corps
on Nov. 16, 1967, and served in Vietnam. He was honorably discharged April 24, 1970.
Jon married Mary Feuerstein May 17, 1980, at St. Mary Church in Algoma. At the time he was still working in Illinois. He permanently moved to Algoma in 1985, where he worked at WS Packaging and his last job was at N.E.W. Plastics in Luxemburg. Due to his health he had to retire from N.E.W. Plastics in 2006.
Jon enjoyed spending his time with his grandchildren, fishing and working with wood.
Jon is survived by his wife, Mary; one daughter, Lisa (Curt) Stewart and a son, Mike Ross all of Algoma; two grandchildren, Mackenzie and Parker Stewart; one sister, Bonnie (John), Keegan, Ill.; three brothers, Terry (Mary) Ross, Green Bay; Bryan (Bev) Ross, North Carolina; and Gregg Ross, Chicago; mother-in-law, Marie Feuerstein, Algoma; brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law, Jim (Kathy) Feuerstein, Merrill, Wis.; Carol Kittell, De Pere; Jane Feuerstein, Algoma; Larry Feuerstein, Algoma; Lee (Kathie) Feuerstein, Green Bay; Ann Feuerstein, Green Bay; Linda (Patrick) Schley, Sturgeon Bay; and Dawn (Randy) Neubauer, Two Rivers; many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents, maternal and paternal grandparents, an infant brother and father-in-law, Leonard Feuerstein.
Family and friends gathered at the SCHINDERLE FUNERAL HOME, Algoma, from 4 p.m. Friday, Feb. 15, 2013, until the time of services at 7 p.m. with Pastoral Minister Kathy Zeman officiating.
Full Military rites after the service at the funeral home.
Entombment at the Shrine of the Good Shepherd Mausoleum.
Family and friends may sign the online guest book www.schinderle.com