Ann R. Ross
July 12, 1922 ‒ July 02, 2020
Ann R. (Riddle) Ross, age 97, of Sunbury, died peacefully on Thursday, July 2, 2020 at home surrounded by her loving family. Born July 12, 1922 in Maynard, Ohio to the late John and Ann (Studnicka) Riddle.
Ann graduated from St. Clairsville High School, married the love of her life, George T. Ross in 1942, moved to Columbus in 1944, to Gahanna in 1950 and finally settled in Sunbury in 1959.
Ann was a member of the Condit Presbyterian Church for more than 60 years. She was also a member of the Faithfilled Women and the Condit Crazy Quilters. Amongst other things she enjoyed tending her rose gardens, knitting, sewing, reading, bird watching, camping, traveling and boating. She was also proud of her Thimble collection, but most proud of the children she raised and her grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandson.
In addition to her husband of 50 years, George and her parents, Ann was preceded in death by sisters, Cubie Kurtz and Louise Josefzyk. She is survived by daughter, Judy Watts of Sunbury; sons and daughters-in-law, George “Ted” and Beverly Ross, Jr. of Jacksonville, FL, Richard “Rick” and Darlene Ross and Phillip and Michele Ross all of Centerburg; brother, Robert Riddle of Gahanna; 10 grandchildren; 31 great-grandchildren; 1 great-great-grandson; nieces and nephews.
Friends may call from 6-8 PM on Tuesday, July 7, 2020 at DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, 637 N. State Route 61, (at SR 3), Sunbury. Private family service and interment will take place on Wednesday, July 8, 2020. The Service will be lived streamed via the Snyder Funeral Home Facebook page at: https://www.facebook.com/SunburySFH/
Contributions may be made to Ohio Health Hospice, 3430 Ohio Health Parkway, Columbus, OH 43202 or Condit Presbyterian Church, 15102 Hartford Rd, Sunbury, OH 43074 in Ann’s memory.
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