The Hancock-Henderson Quill, Inc.

Meet Your Neighbor

by Susan Galbraith, Quill Reporter

Meet Your Neighbor Ross Bigger of Biggsville

Ross is owner of Bigger Electric, formerly Zurmuehlen Electric. Before purchasing his own business Ross was employed by Flatt's Electric for a year.

He was born in Burlington, Iowa and raised on a farm in rural Biggsville.

Ross graduated from West Central High School in 2007. He was enrolled at Carl Sandburg College in Galesburg in the Industrial Control Technology course and completed it, taking classes in the evenings, to get his degree.

His parents are Patrick and Tracy Bigger of rural Biggsville. Patrick is a farmer and Tracy is employed by West Central School District as the middle school librarian and part-time at the Henderson County Library in Biggsville.

Ross has two brothers, Gene, (18) and a senior at West Central High School and Ty, (15) a freshman at West Central.

His grandparents are Gene and Carol Heap of rural Media and the late Bill and Pat Bigger.

He is an avid bow hunter and enjoys woodworking and motor cross.

Ross is engaged to Robin Guile and their wedding will take place in the fall of 2010.