Roland H. Ross Jr. was born in Niagara Fall, NY. He moved to New Smyrna Beach as an infant. He passed on September 5, 2021, at75 years of age. He leaves behind his wife of 56 years, Viviane, 2 daughters, Michele, and Kimberly, 5 grandchildren and 9 great grandchildren. He was a Navy Veteran and was employed at the Space Center for 43 years. He loved the outdoors, fishing, camping, hunting, bowling, photography, traveling and dancing. Services are private.