May 22, 1936 – May 15, 2022
Passed away peacefully surrounded by the love of his family at Sunnyside Home on May 15, 2022 in his 86th year. Beloved husband of Edith (Wiese) for 65 years. Loving father of Christine (Manfred), Lori (Steve), Mark (Linda). Cherished Grampa to Dana (Robert), Josh (Kirstie), Matthew (Avery), Kara, Jordan, Brandon, Matthew (Andrea) and step-Grampa to Austin and Evan (Steph). Proud great-Grampa to Mackenzie, Jack and Dawson and step-great-Grampa to Leo and Zayne. Survived by his brother Don Dreisinger (Eva) and sister-in-law Donna Wiese. Pre-deceased by his parents Jacob and Bernice Dreisinger, sister Corean Pleon (Carl), brother-in-law Fred Wiese and sister-in-law Gerda Aram (Don).
Ross had a successful career working in advertising at the KW Record for 39 years. He enjoyed many years of traveling with Edith, friends and family. Ross was a family man and his fondest memories were of family times at the cottage in Oliphant and their winter home in Florida. Ross was a member of St. Luke's Lutheran Church in Kitchener and St. Peter's Lutheran Church in Wiarton.
Heartfelt thanks from the family to Three Bridges Sunnyside staff for the compassionate care for Ross.
Cremation has taken place. Ross's family will receive family and friends from 2-4pm and 6-8pm on Wednesday May 18, 2022 at Erb & Good Family Funeral Home, 171 King St. S, Waterloo. Personal face coverings are requested by the family. A private family graveside service will be held on May 19, 2022 at Memory Gardens Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, donations to Sunnyside Foundation or Alzheimer Society of Waterloo Wellington would be greatly appreciated by the family.