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Dorothy F. (Morrison) Ross

December 24, 1922 ~ September 5, 2017 (age 94)

Dorothy F. Ross, 94 of Lucerne passed away at 9:23 a.m., Tuesday, September 05, 2017 at Pulaski Healthcare Center in Winamac.

Born on December 24, 1922 in Pulaski County, she was the daughter of the late Carl and Emma “Della” (Reinholt) Morrison.

Dorothy was a 1940 Monterey High School graduate.

On May 10, 1942 she married Joseph D. Ross.  He preceded her in death on June 19, 1996.

Dorothy was formerly employed at the Winamac Dime Store, Fred’s Restaurant in Lucerne and she also worked in the cafeteria at the Lucerne High School.

She was a member of Zion United Methodist Church in Lucerne and the V.F.W. Ladies Auxiliary in Winamac.  Dorothy was also a member and past president of the Lucerne Home Extension Club for many years.  Dorothy enjoyed crocheting and fishing in her younger years.

Survivors include her daughters, Sandra Weldy (Bob) of Winamac and Carolyn Teyner (Mike) of Lucerne and grandchildren, Sherrie Teyner Williams (John) of Florida, Kenan Mayhew of Florida, Steve Teyner (Camie) of Lucerne and Lisa Long (Rusty) of Oklahoma and great grandchildren, Paige, Joey, Cole, Clayton, Lainie, Lillie and Isabella.

She was also preceded in death by daughter, Donna Ross, brothers, Ted, Howard, John and Joseph Morrison and sister, Mary Hinderlider.

Services will be at 10:00 a.m., Tuesday, September 12, 2017 at Harrison-Metzger & Rans Funeral Home, Royal Center Chapel with Pastor Tim Minnick officiating.

Visitation will be held from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m., Monday, September 11, 2017 at the funeral home.

Burial will be at McKinley Memorial Gardens.

Memorial contributions may be made to Zion United Methodist Church.

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 Service Information

September 11, 2017

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Harrison-Metzger & Rans Funeral Home
304 S. Chicago St
Royal Center, IN 46978

Funeral Service
September 12, 2017

10:00 AM
Harrison-Metzger & Rans Funeral Home
304 S. Chicago St
Royal Center, IN 46978

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