Charles R. Ross
January 12, 1924 - June 2, 2021
Gig Harbor, Washington -
Chuck was born in Tacoma, WA to Raymond and Frances Ross. He was married to Elsie Jakubo Ross for nearly 72 years until her passing. They had 3 children; Greg (deceased), Kathi Anderson-Marshall (Phil) and Karly Fanta (Mike, deceased). Chuck lived his entire life in Tacoma until a move to Gig Harbor in 2019. He was a member of Sacred Heart Church and was involved with St. Vincent de Paul, parish council, Eucharistic and Lazarus Ministries and the choir. He was a WWII Army veteran and a member of the Snohomish Tribe of Indians. He retired as a driver/salesman for Foremost Foods.
Also preceding him in death are his parents; brothers John and Bert; sisters Virginia Bennett, Betty Ross and Marilyn Dyer. Survivors also include brother Don Moyer and sister Gloria Nerheim; 6 grandchildren and 5 great-grandchildren.
Funeral Mass will be on Friday, June 11th, 1:00pm at Sacred Heart Church 4520 E. McKinley Ave. Tacoma, WA. Rosary preceding Mass at 12:30. If desired, remembrances may be made to St. Vincent de Paul Society at Sacred Heart.
Published in News Tribune (Tacoma) on Jun. 9, 2021.