Rev. James W. Ross


Relationship to conference: Retired elder

Date of death: May 31, 2022 at age 87

Arrangements: A funeral will be held at Glendale UMC (13550 Glendale Rd., Savage, MN 55378) on June 6 at 2 p.m. A visitation will take place at the church an hour prior to the service. 

Appointment information: Rev. Ross was ordained as a deacon in 1959 and as an elder in 1961. He served Minnesota churches in Walnut Grove, Holly, Proctor (Forbes UMC), Bethany, Minneapolis (Asbury UMC), and Spring Valley. He retired in 2002.

Rev. Ross is survived by his wife, Susan Ross, and four daughters.

Cards of condolence can be sent to Susan Ross, 6602 Chadwick Dr., Savage, MN 55378.

Memorials are preferred to UMCOR US Disaster Response and Recovery.

An obituary will be published in the Star Tribune on June 5.

Minnesota Annual Conference of the United Methodist Church

122 West Franklin Avenue, Suite 400 Minneapolis, MN 55404

(612) 870-0058