The Daily Item, Sunbury, PA

April 10, 2013

Michael L. “Chunk” Ross, 37, McClure


The Daily Item

— McCLURE — Michael L. “Chunk” Ross, 37, of Ertley Road, passed away at 8:52 p.m. Monday, April 8, 2013, at the Hershey Medical Center.

He was born Oct. 16, 1975, in Lewistown, a son of Melody (Druckemiller) Dull and her husband, Geary, of Lewistown, and Mike Ross Sr. and his wife, Deb, of Mifflintown. On Oct. 28, 2006, he married Tiffani D. (Kline) Ross, who survives.

Michael attended West Snyder High School.

He previously was employed at the Wilbert Burial Vault Co. in Selinsgrove.

Michael attended St. John’s Ridge Lutheran Church, McClure.

In his spare time, he enjoyed hunting, fishing and watching NASCAR and was an avid fan of Pittsburgh sports teams, following the Steelers, Pirates and Penguins games.

In addition to his wife and parents, he is survived by two sons, Braeden and Parker Ross; his grandfather, Richard Druckemiller; one brother and sister-in-law, David and Sarah Ross, of Millmont; his half brother, Anthony Ross and fiancee Alesha; one stepsister, Mandy Peterson; one sister-in-law, Skylar and Art Ocain and their daughter, Maven; his nephews, Damon, Rylan, Dylan, Chase and Jayson Ross; and his mother and father-in-law, Edward and Susan Kline.

A celebration of life will be held from 4 to 9 p.m. Friday, May 3, at the West End Sportsman’s Club, Ridge Road, McClure.

In lieu of flowers, contributions to offset funeral expenses may be made to the Pheasant Funeral Home, 316 W. Market St., Beavertown, PA 17813, or to a fund established for his children, the Braeden and Parker Ross Fund, c/o Northumberland National Bank, 8250 Route 522, Middleburg, PA 17842.