Margaret L. Ross
September 03, 1928 ‒ December 14, 2017
Margaret L. Ross 89, of Delaware passed away Thursday evening, December 14, 2017 at her residence, surrounded by her loving family.
She was born September 3, 1928 in Delaware, Ohio the daughter of the late George & Martha (Shannon) Beddow.
Margaret graduated from Ostrander High School in 1946.
She married Max A. Ross in 1956, and they spend 61 years together through life’s journey, hand in hand in both thick and thin. Theirs was a true love story and Max was Margaret’s everything before his passing in July 2017.
Survivors include daughters Cheryl (John) Mitchell, Deidre (Mark) Hedges, Kristie (Sam) Forson, Laurie (Scott) Pierce; grandchildren April (John), Jill (Kevin), Mike (Sarah), Brian, Stephanie, Amanda (Chris), 11 great-grandchildren Cameron, Madison, Carley, Max, Molly, Rayna, Shelby, Lillian, Violet, Eli, and Avery.
She was preceded in death by sisters Ann (Gene) Rogers, Pauline (Claude) Thomas, Ethel Beddow; great grand-children Mitchell Lindsay, and Max Lee Ormeroid.
Margaret was a homemaker, raising her 4 beautiful daughters, and often times babysitting her grandchildren and great- grandchildren. Margaret was the glue that held her family together during the tough times, and was the epitome of a matriarch. Her family will miss not only her loving and nurturing spirit, but also that ornery and mischievous grin.
A memorial gathering celebrating Margaret’s life will take place 4:00 – 6:00 p.m. Tuesday, December 19, 2017 at Snyder-Rodman Funeral Center 101 Valley Side Drive, Delaware, Ohio 43015.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be directed towards the Delaware County Humane Society 4920 OH-37, Delaware, Ohio 43015.
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