Harry A. Ross,70, of Edinboro, died Sunday, July 2, 2017. He was born on January, 18, 1947 in DuBois, PA, the son of the late Harry and Virginia Ross.
He retired from Lord Corporation after 34 years of service. He worked in the tool room and was the past President of Local 1968 IAM&AW. After retirement, he worked part time doing maintenance at The Kahkwa Club and Our Lady of the Lake Catholic Church in Edinboro. He had a passion for flying and was President of the Local Chapter 160 of the EAA. He kept honey bees and enjoyed sharing the honey with family and friends. Harry also enjoyed doing home improvement projects and feeding the wildlife at his home near Edinboro Lake. He never missed a Saturday morning breakfast with Randy, Bill and Scott. He and his wife loved to cheer on the Pirates and Steelers together. He especially enjoyed his family gatherings.
Harry is survived by his loving wife of 35 years, Irene, and one brother, Gary (Shelly) Ross of DuBois. He is also survived by a son, Michael (Amy) Ross and step-children, Tamra (Steve) Thorr; Robert (Chris) Danielson; Deborah (Michael) Larsen; Sandy (Paul) Marcy; Randy (Lori) Danielson; Theresa (Michael) Napier and many grandchildren and great grandchildren.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a daughter, Tammy Ross.
Friends may call at the Glunt Funeral Home And Crematory, Inc. Edinboro, 210 Erie St., Edinboro, on Thursday, July 6, 2017, from 2-4 and 7-9 pm. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Friday at 10 am at Our Lady of the Lake Catholic Church, 128 Sunset Dr., Edinboro, PA with Fr. Daniel Hoffman officiating.
Burial will be in Edinboro Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation or the EAA Young Eagles Program via “Harry Ross Fund”, c/o Erie Bank, 2615 Asbury Road, Erie PA 16505. To send condolences, visit www.gluntfuneralhome.com.