William K. Ross Jr. of Landenberg

William K. Ross Jr., 89, of Landenberg, died Saturday, Jan. 7, at Ware Presbyterian Village. He was the husband of Ann Nilan Ross who died in 2007, and with whom he shared 12 years of marriage. His first wife of 46 years, Doris Norris Ross, died in 1994.

William K. Ross Jr.

William K. Ross Jr.

Born in Chatham, he was the son of the late William K. Ross Sr. and the late Estella Buckalew Ross.

Mr. Ross was a truck driver for Anchor Motor Freight in Wilmington, for 41 years, retiring in 1991.

He was a member of Teamsters Local No. 107, and the Silver Band Motorcycle Club. He enjoyed driving, going out to eat, and being with his family and friends.

Mr. Ross is survived by one son, William L. Ross and his wife Joyce of Landenberg; two grandchildren, Matthew Ross and his wife Lisa of Issaquah, Wash., and Jordan Ho and her husband Ben of Jersey City, N.J. and two great grandchildren, Dylan Ross and Oscar Ho.

He was predeceased by two sisters, Lois Hammond and Margaret Rice, and one brother, Robert Ross.

You are invited to visit with his family and friends from 11 a.m. to noon on Friday, Jan. 13, at the Foulk & Grieco Funeral Home, 200 Rose Hill Road in West Grove. His Funeral service will follow at noon. Burial will be in the Oxford Cemetery, Route 10 in Oxford.

In lieu of flowers, a contribution may be made to the Neighborhood Hospice, 795 E. Marshall Street, West Chester, PA 19380

Online condolences maybe made by visiting www.griecocares.com


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