Death Notice: The Rev. Thomas William Ross

The Rev. Thomas William Ross, 68, of Wyomissing, a retired elder of the EPA Conference, died June 10, 2014, in Reading Hospital.

Born in Scranton, Pa., Thomas was a graduate of Mansfield State University, Trenton State University and Lancaster Theological Seminary. From 1979 to 2003 he served Tremont First, Lancaster First, Wyomissing: Calvary, and Willow Street: Boehm’s UM churches. After an eight-year leave he retired in 2011.

In addition to his wife, Vanessa Lynn (Workman) Ross, he is survived by two sons, Jon A., husband of Alexis, of Collegeville, and Corey D., husband of Mindy, of Downingtown. He is also survived by two grandchildren, Brewer Ross and Zane Ross.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Special Olympics, 2570 Blvd., Suite 124, Norristown, PA 19403.