In memory of

Kevin Dale Ross

October 5, 1967 - June 27, 2017
From: Carroll, IA | Originally: Lytton, IA
Kevin Dale Ross

Kevin Dale Ross

Born: October 5, 1967
Died: June 27, 2017
Age: 49
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   Kevin Ross, age 49, of Carroll, Iowa, passed away on Tuesday, June 27, 2017, at his home in Carroll. Kevin Dale Ross was born on October 5, 1967, to Darrell and Carol (Kretlow) Ross, in Sac City, IA. He was baptized and confirmed at the Emanuel-St. John Lutheran Church in Lytton, IA. Kevin attended  school in Lytton and graduated with the class of 1986. He went on to graduate with a bachelor’s degree in communications,
minoring in psychology, from Buena Vista University in Storm Lake, IA.      
   Kevin worked as a machinist starting his career in Illinois. He wasn’t there long before his job brought him back closer to home in Carroll, IA. Kevin enjoyed photography, especially taking photos of nature. He loved and was good at woodworking, cooking and gardening. Kevin was a big movie watcher and he always enjoyed listening to music. He was a witty and good natured man who will be dearly missed by all who knew and loved him.
   Those left to cherish his memory are: parents Darrell and Carol Ross of Lytton, IA; brother Gary (Tina) Ross and children Taylor and Brady Ross of Baxter, IA, and brother Bart (Kara) Ross and children Cole and Casey Ross of West Des Moines, IA; many aunts, uncles, cousins, and many extended family members and friends.
   Kevin is preceded in death by his grandparents, Clarence and Marie Ross, and Arnold and Velma Kretlow.

 

SERVICES

Memorial Service
10:30 a.m. Friday
July 14, 2016
Emanuel St. John Lutheran Church
Lytton, Iowa

VISITATION
5:00 - 7:00 p.m. Thursday
July 13, 2017
Farber & Otteman Funeral Home
Sac City, Iowa
INTERMENT
Emanuel Lutheran Cemetery
Lytton, Iowa

Condolences

Saturday, July 15, 2017 at 9:26 AM
“I have fond memories of Kevin back in high school and college. He had a way of making people laugh and enjoy the moment. His grin was infectious and he left a big imprint on our hearts. Sending the Ross family hugs and prayers to lift you up. Rest In Peace Kevin...you truly were a pretty special person!”
- Heather Stone Brzezinski
Friday, July 14, 2017 at 10:36 AM
“My sympathy goes out to Carol,Darrell,Gary, Bart and their families. My thoughts however have been focused on Kevin. You were blessed with a caring and kind spirit.I hope you know what a special person that made you. Kev, I will miss you for the rest of my life but I will carry your
compassion and the sound of your cool laugh as treasures in my heart until we meet again.
aunt Phyl”
- phyllis kretlow
Friday, July 14, 2017 at 10:36 AM
“My sympathy to everyone . I have great memories when we were younger working with Dad.
Love you all”
- Debbie Ross-Lynch
Thursday, July 13, 2017 at 11:18 AM
“So sorry for your loss. Kevin had such a great sense of humor. It was an honor to have him as my classmate. He will be missed.”
- Deborah Casey-Sanders
Tuesday, July 11, 2017 at 10:24 AM
“I am sorry to hear about your son's death. I pray that you seek God for his comfort.”
- Virginia Hillmer
Tuesday, July 11, 2017 at 10:24 AM
“Fond memories of those three little boys at Gram's house. May God give you strength in this difficult time.”
- Karen Hunke
Tuesday, July 11, 2017 at 10:24 AM
“My condolences to Carol and Darrell for the loss of Kevin. He was a wonderful man whom I was blessed to know well early in life from Junior High thru College. Always very kind, compassionate, and humorous person who was well-liked by everyone. We will all miss him.”
- Mike Sage
Tuesday, July 11, 2017 at 10:24 AM
“My deepest sympathy Daryl, Carol,Gary and Bart. Kevin always made a way including me when I was the kid sister stuck tagging along. He always made me laugh and shared his joy with others. He truly was one of the good guys and will be greatly missed! ”
- Jinnie Casey
Thursday, July 6, 2017 at 9:45 AM
“So sorry for your loss. We've been reminiscing about our college years and the funny one-liners Kevin always came up with. We recall how much he loved movies, pizza, the band REM, and taking pictures. Our thoughts and prayers are with your family.”
- Andy and Karla Cazett
Thursday, July 6, 2017 at 9:45 AM
“So sorry for your loss. We've been reminiscing about our college years and the funny one-liners Kevin always came up with. We recall how much he loved movies, pizza, the band REM, and taking pictures. Our thoughts and prayers are with your family.”
- Andy and Karla Cazett
Thursday, July 6, 2017 at 9:45 AM
“Kevin you were taken too soon. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Rest in paradise my friend. ”
- Dawn Blanchard
Thursday, July 6, 2017 at 9:44 AM
“My sincere condolences to the family for your loss. May the promises in Godís word provide you with comfort and strength during this most difficult time. John 5:28-29 ”
- Betty
Thursday, July 6, 2017 at 9:44 AM
“Prayers for your family and sympathy to you for the loss of Kevin.”
- LaVern Kraft
Thursday, July 6, 2017 at 9:44 AM
“I am so sorry Carol and Darrell for your loss of your son. My heart breaks for your family .Hugs and more hugs. Betty Luckow”
- Betty Luckow
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