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OBITUARIES July 28, 2017

7/17/2017 12:20:00 PM
Kathryn L. Ross, 73, Dove-Sharp & Rudicel Funeral Home
Kathryn L. Ross
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Kathryn L. Ross

Kathryn L. Ross, 73, of Scipio had variety of jobs

Kathryn L. Ross, 73, of Scipio died at 8:05 p.m. Friday, July 7, 2017, at Willow Crossing Health and Rehabilitation Center in Columbus.

In keeping with her and the family's wishes, cremation is planned with burial in the Scipio Cemetery at a later date. Dove-Sharp & Rudicel Funeral Home and Cremation Services was entrusted with the care of these arrangements.

Mrs. Ross was a graduate of Columbus North High School and worked as a housekeeper for the Holiday Inn, Columbus Regional Hospital, and the Community Care all in Columbus. She had also worked as the secretary for Filter Queen in Columbus and for Arvin Industries. Mrs. Ross was a member of the former Alert Eastern Star Chapter. She enjoyed reading, working crossword puzzles, and camping.

Born June 30, 1944 in Columbus, Mrs. Ross was the daughter of Harry and Pauline Hudson Gruhl. In 1967 she married William "Bill" Ross in Scipio and he survives.

In addition to her husband, survivors include sons, Patrick (Linda Carson) Ross and Brian (Jennifer) Ross, both of Elizabethtown, and Brett (Michele) Ross of North Vernon; brother, Harry Herman Gruhl Jr. of Hope; sister, Beverly Beeker of St. Louis Crossing in Bartholomew County; 11 grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren.

Mrs. Ross was preceded in death by her parents.

Memorials may be made to Our Hospice of South Central Indiana through the funeral home.

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