Edward Allen Rosser

Published 11:17 am Friday, January 26, 2024

Mr. Edward Allen Rosser, 84, of Aberdeen, Ohio, passed away on Jan. 11, 2024 after a brief illness.

He is the son of the late Lawrence Taylor Rosser and Nellie Davis Rosser, born on April 17, 1939 in Maysville, Ky. Ed enjoyed racing cars in his youth and eventually developed a love for flying, becoming a pilot then later in life a flight instructor at Twin Lakes. He served in the United States Army after graduating high school then spent most of his career working with Ingersoll-Rand and Makino.He built pace cars for tractor pulls. He enjoyed playing golf and spending time on the Ohio River in his boat later in life. He loved all things associated with University of Kentucky basketball, Nascar, and pro wrestling. His two favorite sporting moments were the 2012 UK basketball championship and meeting American Dream Dusty Rhodes at the Hardees in Myrtle Beach. He would name his next dog Dusty in his honor.

He is survived by: his wife Wanda of the home; a sister, Barbara, of Lexington, Ky.; son Mark of Greensboro, son David (Jennifer) of Mocksville, and daughter Elizabeth Norman of Mocksville, 5 grandchildren; and 2 stepsons.