OBITUARY

Floyd Frederick Ross

April 18, 1933March 26, 2020

Floyd Frederick Ross of Tampa, Florida, died on March 26, 2020. Floyd was born on April 18, 1933, in San Diego, California, the son of Delmar Churchill Ross and Elizabeth Johanna Kearns.

Floyd joined the Air Force in 1953 and retired in 1973 as a major, having served as a navigator and as a missile command officer at various bases around the country, including those in South Carolina, Virginia, and Wyoming. He also served in support to Vietnam. After retiring from the Air Force, he worked at Haller Industries and Critikon in Quality Assurance in Tampa, Florida. Floyd was an avid dog lover and will be missed by his two chihuahuas. He was also a long-time ham radio operator, callsign KW4L, and enjoyed talking to people from all over the world.

Floyd is survived by his wife of 33 years, Vicky Ross; nine children, John Ross, Roy (Anne) Ross, Lizann Ross, George Ross, Clare (Joe) Brown, Paula (Gary) Hart, Song (Ashley) Ross, Stella (Isaac) Dover, and Lisa (Dino) Salinas; 17 grandchildren; and 3 great-grandchildren.

Private Visitation will be at Blount & Curry Funeral Home Oldsmar West Hillsborough Chapel on Tuesday, March 31, 4-7pm.

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John Maglott

March 31, 2020

We send our love and prayers to Victoria and all of Floyd's family. Our prayer is that God will fill the emptiness left in our hearts with his precious Holy Spirit to comfort each one. Let the peace that Jesus gives cover your lives and the hope of eternal life help you to face each day until we can be united together in heaven. Our deepest sympathy to you all from your friends at Citylife Church.

Mary Parsley

March 27, 2020

Not the best picture, but the only one I could find of Grandfather with Princess. From October 2005.

Mary Parsley

March 27, 2020

I made a picture collage for his 75th birthday in 2008

Mary Parsley

March 27, 2020

Grandfather and Timothy from the family photo album many years ago

Mary Parsley

March 27, 2020

Grandfather and Laura at the beach.

Mary Parsley

March 27, 2020

Picture from the family photo album, Grandfather and Aunt Paula many years ago.

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