- March 30, 2015
- Fort Wayne, Indiana
of Ross' Passing
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“My condolences to Ross's family. I was a very good friend of Ross's first wife, Nancy (who is also deceased). When Ross was in the Navy, another...Read More »
1 of 16 | Posted by: Carol Miller Mociulewski - MI
“Ross was such a wonderful guy. I have many memories of good times on Leeward Cove. He was always there to lend a hand if I needed one. I will miss...Read More »
2 of 16 | Posted by: Tim and Dawn McCaslin - Danville, KY
“Judy and family, I'm so sorry that I can't be with you. I have so many great memories of you and Ross. He was such a wonderful, loving, unselfish...Read More »
3 of 16 | Posted by: Mary McCaslin and family, Matt, Tyler and Colin - IN
“I feel so honored to have known Ross. He was such a amazing, loving, gentle man, with a smile that lit-up the room. So devoted to Judy and the...Read More »
4 of 16 | Posted by: Nancy Flaugh - Fort Wayne, IN
“Judy and family so sorry for your loss. Prayers of comfort and grace sent to you during this time.
5 of 16 | Posted by: Cheri Bushee - Spencerville, IN
“Sending sympathy. Photos reflect a loving family man who gave to our country. Grateful for his years of life and love.
6 of 16 | Posted by: Suzie Craig Childs - Columbus, OH
“Words seem inadequate to express the sadness we feel about Ross. My children called him Grandpa Ross and my family had been blessed with God's love...Read More »
7 of 16 | Posted by: George Click - Fort Wayne, IN
“We are sorry for your lose, Ross will be missed by all at Ruan. Ross came into the terminal everyday with a smile on his face and always made sure to...Read More »
8 of 16 | Posted by: Terry Lahrman - Fort Wayne, IN
“So sorry for your loss Judy. I lost my partner the same way about a year and a half ago, he passed 19 days after he was diagnosed. My thoughts &...Read More »
9 of 16 | Posted by: Marilyn Marschand - Fort Wayne, IN
“Ron and I want to tell you how sorry we are about Ross passing. We are so glad he did not suffer long. Judy and family so sorry.
10 of 16 | Posted by: Sandra and Ron Amundson
“Keeping you in my thoughts and prayers.
11 of 16 | Posted by: Liz Bramel
“What a wonderful man and friend you were Ross! I know you are smiling down at us and at peace. Thanks for brightening the room whenever you were...Read More »
12 of 16 | Posted by: Judi Johnson - Noblesville, IN
“My family and I will always remember Ross and Judy as being the most kind, caring, considerate and in-love couple. Their mutual respect and...Read More »
13 of 16 | Posted by: Leslie Cook - Decatur, IN
“Ross, was a gentleman in every respect. He loved his family and was a wonderful kind man. I will miss his gift of laughter and his great smile. ...Read More »
14 of 16 | Posted by: Pat Doherty - Fort Wayne,, IN
“Sending love to all- Ross was such a kind and loving man- spreading that infectious smile with him everywhere he went- my heart aches for your loss.
15 of 16 | Posted by: Jennifer wiese - Noblesville, IN
“Even though I had only met Ross a few times, I always found him to be very easy to talk to and as nice and polite as anyone I know. I know Judy, and...Read More »
16 of 16 | Posted by: Phillip E. Ginder - Fort Wayne, IN
Ross B. Elwell, 76, passed away Monday, March 30, 2015 at Visiting Nurse in Fort Wayne. Ross graduated from South Side High School in 1956. Later he served in the US Navy for over 22 years, retiring in 1978. He served during the Cuban conflict and later the Vietnam War. Ross was a very kind, giving and loyal husband, father, grandpa and friend. He was a member of St. Peter Catholic Church and was currently employed at Ruan. Ross was an avid Notre Dame, Colts, and Reds Fan. Surviving are his wife, Judith Hart Elwell of Fort Wayne; daughters, Lisa L. (Tom) Lill of Fort Wayne and Michelle (Chris) Corrao of Noblesville, IN; grandchildren: Adam Lill, Rachel (Sam Lopez) Lill, Christian Arthur Corrao, and Olivia Corrao; his dog, Murphy; and a family of close friends. Mass of Christian Burial is at 10:00 am, Friday, April 10, 2015 at St. Peter Catholic Church, 518 E. DeWald St., with calling one hour prior. Fr. Phillip Widmann officiating. Calling also at D.O. McComb and Son's Covington Knolls Funeral Home, 8325 Covington Rd., Thursday, April 9, 2015, 2:00 to 8:00 p.m. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Prevail (Victim Awareness and Support Program) Noblesville IN; Shephard's House (Veteran's Rehab Home); or Visiting Nurse. To sign the online guest book, go to www.domccombandsons.com.