Thispage has been dedicated to our friends and colleagues who havemade our world a better place by their contributions topublic-safety and emergency communications. If you know ofsomeone who has passed away and would like him or her to beincluded here, please send a copy of the obituary to the NENA-TXChapter.
|J. Ross Sherohman
08/13/41 – 09/13/97
Ross Sherohman, known simply as Ross, passed away at his home in Spring on Saturday, September 13, 1997. He was born on August 13, 1941. Ross attended Narimasu High School while living in Japan and was a member of the Overseas Brats. Ross attended the University of Houston where he was a member of the Delta Chi fraternity. He had a lengthy career in public safety and 9-1-1 emergency services, beginning with the Harris Co. Sheriff’s Department. He later worked for the Nacogdoches Sheriff’s Department, the Texas Department of Public Safety, Deep East Texas Council of Government, the Advisory Commission on State Emergency Communications and the Houston-Galveston Area Council. He was active in Junior Achievement, an active member and former president of the Texas Chapter of NENA, and a dedicated member of the Slippery Rock Booster’s Club.
For those desiring, contributions may be made to the Education Fund of the NENA-TX Chapter, in memory of Ross, at 333 Guadalupe St., Suite 2-212, Austin, TX 78701, to the attention of Toni Dunne. We love and will miss you, Ross.