Ross Ira Gillis

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GILLIS;  Ross I. ~ (Lifetime member of the Millbrook and District Lions Club, Active volunteer in many areas of the community including, the Millbrook Medical Centre and a member of the R. C. L. Branch 402, Millbrook) ~ Unexpectedly on Wednesday, July 25, 2018 at the Peterborough Regional Health Centre at the age of 85.  Ross Gillis was the beloved husband of the late Joan Gillis.  Loving father of Judy McKerron (Ron), Laurie Tinney (Lori Gosick) and Jamie Gillis (Judy).  Loved Pa of Christie, Rebecca, Amy, Emily, Andrea, Richelle, Travis and Carlie.  Great Grand Pa of Colin, Reed, Zachariah, Lilly, Alyssa, Parker, Kashish, Harper, Ella, Kingston and Phoebe.  Dear brother of Murray (Marilyn), Carl (Norma), Bob (Jessie) and the late Wilfred, Norma, Jean, Howard and Gerald.  Ross will be missed by his dear friend Joan Collins.

Service Information

Visitation will be held on Wednesday August 1st at the St. Thomas Anglican Church, 16 Centre St., Millbrook from 6:00 pm – 8:00 p.m. The service will be held in the church on Thursday, August 2nd at 1:00 pm. Interment will be held at Rosemount Memorial Gardens, Peterborough. In memory of Ross, donations to the St. Thomas Anglican Church would be appreciated by the family. Arrangements entrusted to the Fallis & Shields Funeral Home, Millbrook. Online donations or condolences may be made at


Sending sincere sympathies to Laurie and Jamie & family. Uncle Ross was some one I could count on seeing every time I came home to Millbrook. He was an admirable pillar of service to his community. Keeping all these memories of Ross and all the Gillis uncles & aunts close in my heart.

Pat Gillis

Thinking of all the family at this difficult time. May you always have wonderful memories. ... David & Cheryl Anderson

Cheryl Lee Anderson

What a shock. So sorry for your loss. Ross was a wonderful man. We had many interesting conversations. It was always a joy to talk to him. He will be missed in the community.

James Chaplin

Sorry for your loss. Our thoughts are with you and your families.

Ian and Steve Anderson and families

We were very saddened to hear of the passing of Ross. He will always be remembered for his quick wit, big smile and kind words. He will be missed by both family and friends. Kathy and Ray

Kathy Anderson and Ray Podrats

Laurie I am so sorry to hear about your Dad I know you will miss him dearly. So I am unable to attend as we have appointments tomorrow for Terry again. I will be in touch with you soon.

Elaine Sturgeon