Skip to content


Michael Vincent Ross, 52, of Holden, Missouri, passed away unexpectedly Saturday, October 23, 2021, at his home.

Michael was born October 9, 1969 in Independence, Missouri, the son of Merle Junior Ross and E. Jane (Howard) Colster.

He graduated high school in Blue Springs.

Michael was a truck driver for many years, having driven for Roadway Trucking, A.B.F. Trucking and Duggins Trucking.

More recently, he was employed with KCP&L/Evergy and currently, Capital Electric. Michael was an avid motorcycle rider, namely his Harley.

He also took great pride in his yard work.

Survivors include father, Junior Ross of Independence, MO; mother, Jane Colster (Gene) of Holden, MO; brother, Montie Ross (Karen) of Centerview, MO; son, Andrew Ross of Independence, MO; step-brother, John Colster (Laura) of Warrensburg, MO; two step-sisters, Gail Eckhoff (Jim) of Warrensburg, MO and Brenda Corbin of Warrensburg, MO; four grandchildren, Gabriel, Kameron, Sophia and Charlie; his very close friend, Kenny Snider of Holden; several nieces and nephews; and a great-niece and great-nephew.

He was preceded in death by his stepmother, Fran Ross. Funeral Services were held at 10 a.m. Saturday, October 30, 2021 at Williams Funeral Chapel in Warrensburg, Missouri. Rev. Dr. Randy Neal of Grover Park Baptist Church officiated.

Visitation was held from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday, October 29, 2021 at Williams Funeral Chapel in Warrensburg, Missouri.

Arrangements entrusted to Williams Funeral Chapel in Warrensburg.

Memorials are suggested to Bikers for Babies and City Union Mission. Online condolences may be left at

Leave a Comment