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Official Obituary of

Charles L. Ross, Sr.

April 9, 1934 ~ February 27, 2024 (age 89) 89 Years Old

Charles Ross, Sr. Obituary

Charles L. Ross, Sr., 89, of Toronto, OH passed away on Tuesday Feb. 27, 2024, in Trinity West Medical Center.


Charlie was born April 9, 1934, in Colliers, WV, son of the late Marion E. and Ruth (Lindsay) Ross.


Charlie retired from the Toronto City Schools, where he worked for 30 years as a bus driver and custodian. After retirement, Charlie delivered newspapers for the 3 Ogden newspapers delivered in the area.


He graduated from high school in Mannington, WV, and received a degree in Theology from Indiana Bible College.


In addition to his parents, Charlie was preceded in death by two sons, Danny and William Ross, his daughter Vickie Exterovich, two sisters, Yvonne Minor and Sharlene Meighan and three brothers, James, Joseph, and Paul Ross.


Surviving is his wife Ruth E. (Waugh) Ross, two sons, Charles L. Ross, Jr., and Donald E. Ross. Two sisters, Susie Schoelwer and Francis Wright and three brothers, Roy (Glenna) Ross, Richard Ross, and Daniel L. Ross. Six grandchildren, Danny Ross Jr., Eric Calderwood, Afton Crist, Justice Ross, Ariel Exterovich and Charles ‘Tre’ Ross, III., and several great-grandchildren.


Visitation will be held on Saturday March 2, 2024, from 11 am to 1 pm followed by the funeral service at 1 pm at the J.E. Foster Funeral Home in Toronto. Burial will be held at the convenience the family in the Toronto Union Cemetery.



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March 2, 2024

11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
J. E. Foster Funeral Homes
701 Findley St.
Toronto, OH 43964

Funeral Service
March 2, 2024

1:00 PM
J. E. Foster Funeral Homes
701 Findley St.
Toronto, OH 43964


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