Mathew Scott Ross, 48, of Las Vegas, Nev., died Tuesday, July 18, 2017, in Las Vegas. He was born Oct. 2, 1968, in Bloomington, Ill., to Jerry Lee and Caroline L. Mendrick Ross. Mr. Ross had worked as an airline pilot. 

On April 15, 2001, he married Zusel Veralice Escobar in Garden City. She survives. Other survivors include three children, Logan Joe Ross, Sophie Jane Ross and Jack Tucker Ross, all of the home; and his mother, Caroline L. Ross of Bloomington. He was preceded in death by his father.

Funeral will begin at 11 a.m. Saturday at Garnand Funeral Home, Garden City. Burial will follow at Valley View Cemetery, Garden City. 

There will be no visitation. Condolences may be posted at