ROSS, Aubrey Matheson
It is with regret and sadness that we the family of Aubrey Ross (90) announce his passing at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Friday, February 24. He was the son of the late Frank and Catherine Mae (Matheson) Ross.
In his younger years he was a cook on the Yankee and was known to enjoy baking for family and friends. He worked for a number of years at MacFarlane’s Garage in Baddeck and later for the Nova Scotia Liquor Commission, from where he retired. He was a member of the Free Wheelers, a proud Liberal and an avid harness horse racing fan.
Aubrey is survived by his son, William (Claire MacLean) Baddeck; his grandchildren, Justin, Glacé Bay and Meaghan (Mark Spears) New Maryland, NB. He is also survived by his great grandson, Connell Spears and his sister, Marion Matheson (Allister) Blues Mills.
Beside his parents Aubrey was predeceased by his wife, Margaret (MacLeod), June, 1997; two sisters, Evelyn Ross and Pearl MacDonald and a brother, John.
His remains have been cremated and there will be no visitation by request.
The funeral will take place at Knox Presbyterian Church, Thursday, March 2, 2017 at 10 a.m. with Rev. Brain MacLeod Officiating.
Funeral under the direction of MacAskill Funeral Home Baddeck.