Betty Ross Obituary

Betty J. Ross
Betty J. Ross
Betty J. Ross

March 16, 2005
Born in Des Moines, IA
Resided in Des Moines, IA
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Betty J. Ross, 87, died Wednesday, March 16, 2005 at home. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Monday, March 21, 2005 at Holy Trinity Catholic Church, with burial to follow at Glendale Cemetery.

Betty was a lifelong resident of Des Moines and retired as a sales associate at Younkers. She was a member of the Bishop Drumm Guild and Catholic Woman's League. She enjoyed playing bridge, reading and spending time with her family.

Betty is survived by two sons, Chuck (Pat) Ross of Urbandale and John (Beverly) Ross of Nevada, Iowa; two daughters, Jane Thomas of Clive and Mary Jo Ross of Des Moines; 14 grandchildren; 31 great- grandchildren; and her sister, Mary Howerter of Vacaville, CA. Betty was preceded in death by her husband, Chuck Ross; an infant son, James Joseph Ross; and her sister, Venna Husbands.

Visitation begins after 11 a.m. Sunday at Westover Funeral Home where the family will receive friends from 4 to 6 p.m. with a vigil service at 5 p.m. Memorial contributions can be made to Holy Trinity Capital Campaign.




Westover Funeral Home
6337 Hickman Road
Des Moines, IA US 50322
Sunday, March 20, 2005
11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Glendale Cemetery
4909 University Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50311
Monday, March 21, 2005
Holy Trinity Catholic Church
2926 Beaver Avenue
Des Moines, IA US 50310
Monday, March 21, 2005