Francis X. Ross

Class of 1965

In Memoriam

Below is the death notice of Francis Ross, Class of 1965, Brother of the late John Ross, Class of 1959, Thomas Ross, Class of 1959, the late Patrick Ross, Class of 1961, James Ross, Class of 1958, and Daniel Ross, Class of 1969. Please keep the Ross family in your prayers

FRANCIS X. ROSS, beloved husband of Nancy (nee Vannucci). Loving father of Justin (Heather) and Elizabeth (friend of Timothy Reardon). Dearly beloved grandfather of Sabrina and Angelique Ross and Michelle Peterson. Devoted son of the late Fred and Mary Ross. Son-in-law of Bridget Vannucci (nee Graven). Cherished brother of John (Geraldine, deceased), Thomas (Kathleen), Patrick (Betty), James (Sharon), Mary Eleen Hirzel (Richard), Judith Spilka (Jerome), Daniel (Lois), Margaret Phelan (Terry), Gerilynn Somerville (Thomas) and Kathleen (Elaine Velka). Brother-in-law of William (Laurie) and Michael Vannucci (Billy-Jane). Beloved uncle of many. Proud U.S. Air Force Veteran and member of Millwright Piledrivers' Local 1871. Nov. 19, 2007 after a courageous battle against cancer. Funeral Mass Saturday, Nov. 24, St. Brendan Church, (4242 Brendan Lane, N. Olmsted) at 11 a.m. Interment Monday at 1 p.m. Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery. Friends may call at CHAMBERS FUNERAL HOME, 29150 LORAIN RD. AT STEARNS RD., NORTH OLMSTED FRIDAY 2-4 AND 6-9 P.M. Memorial contributions are suggested to the Disabled American Veterans or Rainbow Babies and Childrens Hospital.

Posted on: October 10, 2023

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Francis X. Ross

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