Rodney Allan Ross, Jr., age 54, of Austin, Minnesota, passed away on Thursday, February 17, 2022, at his home. Rodney was born in Austin, Minnesota to Gloria Stigney and Rodney Ross, Sr. Rodney attended Austin High School. Rodney lived his years between Austin, Minnesota and Waseca, Minnesota. He held employment at Viracon in Owatonna, Minnesota. Rodney enjoyed playing disc golf, bowling, and was an avid fisherman.
Rodney is survived by his four daughters, LauriAnn Cecil of Mankato, MN, Karissa Cecil of Mankato, MN, Ashlie Cecil of Mankato, MN, and Kaylie Anderson of Mankato, MN; one son, Anthony Ross of Mankato, MN; one grandson, Sean Anderson; mothers of his children, Jean Cecil of Mankato, MN and Kris Anderson of Austin, MN; four sisters, Tonya (Tony Harp) Storlie of Austin, MN, Barbi (Jim) Larson of Red Lake Falls, MN, Jennifer Anderson of Waseca, MN, Kari (Steve Arens) Anderson of Waseca; grandmother, Elaine Ross of Austin, MN; and many aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces, and nephews. Rodney was preceded in death by his parents; paternal grandfather; and maternal grandparents.
A memorial service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday, March 1, 2022, at Worlein Funeral Home Chapel in Austin. Visitation will take place one hour prior to the service. Worlein Funeral Home of Austin is assisting the family with arrangements.