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Nancy Ross


Nancy Ross, age 80, of Monroe Ave, Ogdensburg, will be held on Thursday, October 3, 2013 at 10:00AM at Notre Dame Church with Rev. F. James Shurtleff officiating. Burial will be in Notre Dame Cemetery following funeral services. Calling hours will be held on Wednesday, October 2, 2013 from 2:00 to 4:00PM and 6:00 to 8:00PM at Frary Funeral Home on 515 Caroline Street. Mrs. Ross passed away on Monday, September 30, 2013 at Claxton Hepburn Medical Center surrounded by her loving family.

Nancy is survived by her husband, Robert; two sons, Daniel Ross of Ogdensburg and Robert Ross of Hampton, New Hampshire; six daughters, Sally Miller of Madrid, Susan Owens and her husband, Alberto of Seabrook, New Hampshire, Robin Smith and her husband, Michael of Ogdensburg, Lisa Bragg and her husband, Terry of Seabrook, New Hampshire, Lorrie Episale and her husband, Charles of Binghamton, New York, Karen Lipinsky and her husband, Michael of Ogdensburg, two brothers, Robert Brien of Ogdensburg and Albert Brien of Florida; thirteen grandchildren and fifteen great grandchildren. She was predeceased by a brother, George Brien.

Nancy was born on October 5, 1932, in Ogdensburg, the daughter of George and Bertha Grennin Brien. Nancy attended local schools in the area. She married Robert Ross on April 18, 1950 at the United Methodist Church in Ogdensburg with Rev. Robert Sparling officiating. She was a homemaker all her life.

Nancy enjoyed gardening, flowers and going for long rides in the country. She also enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren and great grandchildren.

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