Matthew James Ross was born on February 3, 1983 and passed away suddenly on May 5, 2019 at his home. Matt was born in Jackson Michigan where he grew up. He moved to Arizona in 2012 where he resided. Matt is the son of Richard Ross of Jackson, MI and Laurie Kowaleski of Phoenix AZ. Matt also leaves behind a step father, Ed Kowaleski, a brother Ryan Ross (Jessie, Brexton, Cruz), step brothers and sister Brian Kowaleski, David Kowaleski and Kate Maxwell (Bryon). His beloved yellow labs Charlie and Lucy and many loving aunts, uncles, cousins and countless friends and coworkers. Those who knew Matt, even a little, lost a shining light in their lives. Matt cared about people in the purest way. He loved his family and friends for whom they were and always wished the best for them without ever asking for anything in return. Matt had so much goodness, an ever present smile, and a huge capacity to bring happiness to others. He will be forever missed.
Family and friends are invited to join in a Memorial Visitation on Friday May 10th at Messinger Pinnacle Pinnacle Peak Mortuary, 8555 E Pinnacle Peak Rd Scottsdale AZ from 4:00 PM-7:00 PM with a memorial service at 5:00 PM. A Memorial service will also be held on Saturday May 18, 2019 at Watson’s Funeral Chapel 2590 Spring Arbor Rd Jackson, Michigan from 3:00 PM-6:00 PM (short service to be held during that time. Details to follow).