Ross Milton Kellar Jr., 71, passed away at home on Tuesday, February 16, 2021 during a freezing Texas winter storm during a pandemic of Covid-19. He is preceded in death by his parents, Father: Ross Milton Kellar, Sr., Mother: Arlene Beaumont; his beloved First Wife and mother to his children: Carol Lucille Leonard - Kellar, their Baby Daughter: Bernadette Kellar and his Sister: Valerie Kellar - Sellars. He leaves behind Siblings; 4 Brothers: James R. Beaumont, Gene R. Kellar, Mark W. Kellar, Bruce A. Kellar, and 6 Sisters: JoAnn Beaumont, Sandy Beaumont, Bonnie Kellar, Gail Kellar - Ferry, Cheryl Kellar, Naomi Kellar - Robbins. His Second Wife: Ginger Miller - (Kellar)., His Son's: Ross Milton Kellar III and Aaron Charles Kellar Sr., 2 Daughter-In- Laws: Allyson Mason - Kellar and Amy Leal - Kellar. His Grandchildren: Chelsea Marie Hall (Kellar), Zachary Kellar, Dilyn Lyles, Sean Kellar, William Gerald Taylor Jr., and Aaron Charles Kellar Jr., Ross's Step-Children from his first wife who he saw as his own: Regina Knisere, Julia Glover - Murphy, James Glover and Laura Glover - Cain. His Step-Grandchildren: Joe Murphy, Melissa Murphy - Steely, Michael Murphy, Chrissy Murphy, Douglas Glover, Andrea Moulton - Brown, Alexandra Moulton and Janelle Lofton (Glover), who passed away in 2020 and numerous great-grandchildren. Ross worked in NY and TX in the dairy industry, he volunteered in Dexter, New York as an EMT and as a firefighter. In 1985 Ross moved to Houston, Texas. Ross's wishes were to be cremated and have his ashes mixed in with his wife Carol and buried in Black River Cemetery, New York. Dad, may you rest in peace and forever be embraced in mom's arms. You are loved and will be greatly missed. You will forever live in our hearts. A celebration of life ceremony is planned for spring in Texas and a memorial service in New York during the summer.

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His Birth

Ross Milton Kellar was born on May 12, 1949, to Arlene Gould, age 26, and Ross Milton Kellar, age 24.

Marriage to Carol

Married Carol Lucille Leonard

Birth of His First son

His son Ross M. was born on November 19, 1969, in New York.
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