John Robert Ross, age 61 of Fallowfield Twp., passed away at home on Wednesday, June 12, 2019. Born March 7, 1958 in Clairton, he was a son of the late John W. and Rose (Havrilla) Ross. A US Army Veteran, John was a paramedic for the City of Clairton and a member of the fire departments of Glassport, Charleroi, and Clairton. He is survived by his wife Pamela J. (Shipe) Ross; his daughter Heather (Raymond) Lynn of Fallowfield Twp.; his four grandchildren Jesse, Abbey, Shelby, and Earl; his sister Joanne (David) Scapellato of McKeesport; his brother Michael Ross of Pleasant Hills; and also nieces and nephews.
Besides his parents, John was preceded in death by his sister Mary Jane Ross. Friends will be received in the A.J. Bekavac Funeral Home, 555 5th. St., Clairton, PA 15025 (412-233-5700) on Saturday, June 15, 2019 from 1 PM to a 4 PM Prayer Service in the funeral home. Interment will be private. www.bekavacfuneralhome.com
Originally published June 13, 2019.