Longtime Coach, Resident, Ron Rossiter Dies

Ron Rossiter

Ronald I. Rossiter of Burbank, CA passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family on Sunday, December 6, 2015.

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Ron Rossiter

Ron was born to Ira & Elizabeth Rossiter on August 26, 1941 in Flint Michigan. He was one of eight children. Ron is survived by his wife of 54 years Sharron, his children, Dianna Cromie (Dan), Jerry Rossiter (Mary Jo) and Tom Rossiter (Marie). He was the proud grandpa to 12 grandchildren and 5 ½ great-grandchildren.

Ron is also survived by his brother Jerry Rossiter and sisters Patricia Langosh and Carole Hash. Ron was preceded in death by his parents, several siblings and his granddaughter Madeline Jo Rossiter. His family was his greatest joy.

Ron was retired from the Burbank Unified School District.   He was a coach to his kids in various sports teams for over 45 years. His favorite sport was baseball where he coached in the Parks and Recreation league as well as for John Burroughs Baseball. At the time of his passing, Ron was still coaching his men’s softball team on Tuesday nights. He will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved him.

A Celebration of Life will be held on Saturday January 16, 2016 at Real Life Church located at 23841 Newhall Ranch Road, Valencia, CA 91355.

The family is requesting in lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to one of the following Non- Profit Organizations:

Maddie’s Heart
27831 Lost Springs Road
Canyon Country, California 91387

John Burroughs Baseball Booster Club
2219 W. Olive Ave #269
Burbank, CA 91506

UMe Schools


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