CHARLES A. ROSS

Charles A. Ross
Age 89, of Wilmington, DE, passed away Thursday, August 31, 2017.

Charles was the son of the late Rose (Budd) and Charles G. Ross. Charles grew up on Winterthur Farms where his father was a Dairyman. A graduate of Alexis I. du Pont High School, Charles later served in the 736th Battalion of the Delaware National Guard. Charles was employed with Bancroft Mills for over 40 years, eventually retiring from Wilmington Finishing in 1992.

Charles loved being outdoors tending to his flowers and yard, loved Country music and keeping up with World events.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his half brother Elmer and sister Pauline. He is survived by brother Carl of Newark (Pat), sister Doris Synic of Middletown, brother Ronald of Newark and several nieces and nephews.

The family wishes to thank the staff at Millcroft Nursing Home for their compassion and kindness during the past six years.

Funeral services will be private.