Curtis Lee Ross, 31

Curtis Lee Ross, 31, of Cedar Falls, Iowa, and formerly of Ackley, Iowa, passed away Friday, November 24, 2017, doing what he loved, hunting, near Lake Rathbun, Iowa. Services for Curtis Ross will be 2:00 pm Saturday, December 16, 2017, at the St. John’s United Church of Christ; 716 3rd Ave; Ackley, Iowa 50601. There will be a time of story telling and a Celebration of Life from 1:00 until 5:00 p.m. Sunday, December 17, 2017, at the Ackley Country Club; 902 8th Ave; Ackley, Iowa 50601. In lieu of flowers the family is requesting memorials sent to: Curtis Ross Memorial; c/o Linn’s Funeral Home; 1521 Washington Ave.; Iowa Falls, Iowa 50126. Memorials given will be used to help others enjoy, strengthen and endorse the activities that Curt enjoyed. The Linn’s Funeral Home in Ackley is caring for the family.

Curtis Lee Ross is survived by his mother and step-father: Kathryn [Mark] Ingham, of Cedar Falls, Iowa; two brothers: Timothy Ross, of Cedar Falls, and James [Heather] Ross, of Iowa Falls, Iowa; step-sister: Chelle Swanberg, of Ames, Iowa; step-brother: Nick [Ciara] Ingham, of Roeland Park, Kansas; adopted sister: Patty Ross Hitt, of Cedar Hill, Missouri; eight nephews and nieces; godparents, Delmar and Marlys Benning; and many cousins and friends.