Tonawanda News


March 18, 2014

Phyllis I. Ross


Phyllis I. Ross, age 86, of North Tonawanda, March 18, 2014 at her home after a gradual decline in her health. Phyllis was a lifelong and active member of Third Presbyterian Church, where she had served as an Elder, Sunday School Teacher and as the organist for many years. She was a member of the Presbyterian Women's Association. She had worked as a secretary for the Wurlitzer Co. and for Dr. Richard Carlson. She was an avid Bills fan.
She was the daughter of the late Everett and Frances (nee Milliman) Ross. Beloved sister of Howard (Jane) Ross of North Tonawanda, Lois (late William) Lubs of Pendleton and the late Everett Ross, Jr. Aunt of Jay Ross, Jill (Jerry) Tylec, Jon (Dawn) Ross, Bill (Xiubo) Lubs, Linda Lubs, Lucinda Lubs and Mark (Jaime) Lubs. Great-Aunt of many great nieces and nephews.
Friends may call at the Fretthold Funeral Home, Inc., 1241 Oliver St. at Ward Rd. in North Tonawanda on Friday from 2-4 PM and 7-9 PM. Funeral services will be held at the funeral home on Saturday at 11 AM. The Rev. Jeffrey Grove will officiate. Interment in Acacia Park Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Third Presbyterian Church or the Niagara Hospice.
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