Joseph Kendall “Joe” Ross, 34 of Zanesville, passed away Saturday January 11, 2014 as a result of an auto accident. He was born in Zanesville on December 20, 1979, a son of Kendall Gail and Kathryn Lea Bolyard Ross of Crooksville. He was a 1998 graduate of Crooksville High School and worked as the Operations Manager for Kleenco/ Rex’s Car Wash for 18 years. He was a loving husband, father and son, great friend to many, who enjoyed singing and playing the guitar.
In addition to his parents, Joe is survived by his loving wife Jennifer Hartman Ross whom he married June 11, 2012; 4 children Drew Murrey, Madison Ross, Cam Ross and Jackson Ross; two brothers Geoffrey (Michalyn) Ross of Akron and Jason (Leighann Whitley) Ross of Haymarket, VA; father and mother-in-law Kelly and Rhea Hartman of Nashport; brother-in-laws Chris (Pam) Hartman and Josh (Tori) Hartman both of Zanesville; 8 nieces and nephews Bryce, Hannah, Ella, Nash, Weston, Landon, Peyton and Grady; grandparents Sweaty and Madene Bolyard of Crooksville; wife’s grandparents Ruth Hartman and Bonnie Mills both of Zanesville and special cousin Vanessa (Brandon) Frash of Crooksville.
He was preceded in death by grandparents Clarence and Hazel Ross and one uncle, Jack Ross.
Calling hours will be held 2-4 and 6-8 Wednesday January 15, 2014 at THE SNOUFFER FUNERAL HOME 1150 WEST MILITARY ROAD ZANESVILLE with a Rosary service at 5pm. Funeral services will be held at 1pm Thursday January 16, 2014 in the Snouffer Chapel with Marc Caton and Paul Ashbrook officiating. Burial will follow in St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery, Crooksville.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Crooksville Athletic Department, 12400 Tunnel Hill Road, Crooksville, OH 43731.
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