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Lois M. Ross

March 6, 1918 June 8, 2017
Lois M. Ross
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Peoria- Lois M. Ross, age 99, passed away 2:42 AM, Thursday, June 8, 2017 at J.C. Proctor Endowment Home in Peoria, IL.

Born March 6, 1918 in Pittsburgh, PA a daughter of Nicholas J. and Alice (Kelly) Picard, she married Dick C. Ross in Pittsburgh, PA., on November 24, 1956 and lived in Walnut, IL., until moving to Peoria in 1980. Dick preceded her in death. Also preceding Lois in death were her parents, five brothers and three sisters.

Lois is survived by four children; Cynthia M. (Nolan) McElyea, Herbert R. (Sandra) Ross, both of Peoria, Charles D. Ross of Nevada, and Denise J. Warfield of Colorado Springs, CO, eight grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren, one sister, Elizabeth "Betty" Black, and numerous nieces and nephews.

Lois was a member of Holy Family Parish in Peoria and a member of the Mary Martha Society.

Private family services will be held and burial will follow at Resurrection Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to J.C. Proctor Endowment Home.

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Cemetery Details


Resurrection Cemetery & Mausoleum Final Resting Place

7519 N Allen Rd
Peoria, IL 61614

7519 N Allen Rd Peoria 61614 IL
United States

Memorial Contribution

J.C. Proctor Endowment Home

2724 W Reservoir Blvd
Peoria, IL 61615

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