“Captain Ross” passes away
Mr. Ross Little, Research security guard for many years, passed away February 21, 2015.
Dubbed “Captain Ross” by Dr. Naranjan Dhalla, Little was awarded the Jack Litvack Exemplary Service Award in September, 1999 for his dedication to service and excellence to the Institute of Cardiovascular Sciences. His memory for names was legendary, as he would greet all Research staff by name with a friendly “Good Morning”.
Ross was predeceased by his parents Lloyd W. Little and Jane B. Little and his sister Barbara E. Hurdle. He is survived by his sister Lois (Melvin) Hurdle, nieces Debbie (Jason) Kolaski, Wendy (Ron) Haynes, great nieces Melissa and Krystin Coyle, Jadyn Kolaski, Lisa and Stephanie Haynes and great nephew Matthew Haynes.
Viewing will be held on Friday March 6, 2015 at Chapel Lawn from 7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. A celebration of Ross’ life will be held at 2:00 p.m. Saturday March 7, 2015 at Chapel Lawn Funeral Home, 4000 Portage Ave. Winnipeg.