MINERAL RIDGE, Ohio (MyValleyTributes) – Unexpectedly at home, on Thursday, May 11, 2023, Nickole Melinda Little-Ross, age 43, of Mineral Ridge, Ohio passed away.

She was born in Youngstown, Ohio on October 13, 1979, to the late Robert and Gail (Yates) Little.

Nickole is survived by her husband of 24 years, Daniel Allen Ross and daughter, Amya Ross, both of Mineral Ridge, as well as her large extended family.

Nicole was a loving mother, wife and friend, with a heart of gold. She had a smile that lit up any room she entered and her unique sense of humor could make anyone laughing. She will forever be missed and never forgotten.

Viewing will be from 4:00 – 7:00 p.m. on Wednesday, May 17, 2023, at Cremation & Funeral Service by Gary S. Silvat, Inc., 3896 Oakwood Avenue, Austintown, OH 44515. 

Make a donation, share memories and send condolences by visiting cremateohio.com.


A television tribute will air Tuesday, May 16 at the following approximate times: 6:47 a.m. on WYTV, 9:43 a.m. on WKBN, 10:58 a.m. on FOX and 8:12 p.m. on MyYTV. Video will be posted here the day of airing.