Ross Neese


Ross J. Neese, 88, of Lebanon, died Monday, December 5, 2016, in Columbus, Indiana.

Visitation will be held at from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Myers Mortuary, 1502 N. Lebanon St., Lebanon. The Rosary will begin at 3:30 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home in Lebanon. A Mass of the Resurrection is planned for 10:30 a.m. Friday at St. Joseph Catholic Church, 319 E. South St., Lebanon, with the Rev. Timothy Kroeger officiating. Interment will follow at St. Joseph Cemetery.

He is survived by his wife, Phyllis Joan Neese; children, Theresa (Ross) J. Westerfield of Columbus and Timothy (Paula) F. Neese of Elkhart; brother, Byron Neese of Lebanon; five grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in his honor to the St. Joseph Building Fund, 319 E. South St., P.O. Box 309, Lebanon, Indiana 46052 or to the Lebanon Fire Department, 975 Lasley Drive, Lebanon, Indiana.