Obituary of Sherman C. Ross, Jr.
Sherman C. Ross, Jr.
Pittsgrove – Sherman C. Ross, Jr., 82, of Pittsgrove, NJ, died Monday afternoon May 23, 2022 at Penn Presbyterian Medical Ctr., Philadelphia, PA after becoming critically ill last month. Mr. Ross was born in Monticello, NY, raised in Newfield where he remained a longtime resident before moving to Pittsgrove in 2003. He was the son of the late Matilda (Prokosch) and Sherman C. Ross, Sr.
Before retiring in 2003, Sherman worked as a service manager at Lee Rain where he worked for 20 years. He was previously self-employed with a delivery route in Philadelphia. Sherman was a United States Navy veteran serving on the newly commissioned USS Galveston. Sherman was a life member of Newfield United Methodist Church. He loved the outdoors, hunting, bass fishing and working in his yard.
He is survived by his wife; Betty F. (Rose), 2 children; Roxanne (Brenda) Ross, Richard (Wendy) Ross, 6 stepchildren; Penny Lynn Miller, Kimberly Ann Boone, Thomas Boone, Jeffrey Boone, Mary Lopez and Beth Ann Wenk, numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren, 1 brother; Don (Judy) Ross, 1 sister; Nancy Bartee as well as several nieces and nephews.
Relatives and friends will be received Thursday, June 2, 2022 from 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at Newfield UM Church, 116 Columbia Ave., Newfield, NJ, where his memorial service will be held at 7:00 p.m. Interment will be private at Rose Hill Cemetery, Newfield. For those who wish, memorial contributions may be made C/O Newfield United Methodist Church, PO Box 408, Newfield, NJ 08344. To send your condolences and/or tributes via email, please visit www.pancoastfuneralhome.com
Posted May 27, 2022
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