Welcome to the memorial page for

Carolyn (Willard) Ross

March 29, 1944 ~ September 3, 2017 (age 73)

Carolyn Ross (nee Willard), 73, of Lorain, passed away on September 3, 2017 at Mercy New Life Hospice Center in Lorain, OH.

She was born on March 29, 1944 in Memphis, TN to her loving parents, John and Bessie (nee Evans) Willard. Carolyn loved spending time with family and friends.

She is survived by daughter, Mary L. Cantu; sons, Jeffery L. (Kristy) Potter, David W. (Pamela) Jarrell and John R. (Vicky) Jarrell; brother, John W. (Sandra) Willard Jr; 13 grandchildren; and 7 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents and husband, Eugene E. Ross.

The family will receive friends at Reidy-Scanlan-Giovannazzo Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 2150 Broadway, Lorain (440) 244-1961 on Wednesday, September 6, 2017 from 3:00 - 7:00 PM. Funeral services will be held  at 10:00 AM, Thursday, September 7, 2017 at the funeral home. Interment at Ridge Hill Memorial Park, Amherst Twp, OH. Memorial donations may be made to Mercy New Life Hospice, 3500 Kolbe Rd, Lorain, OH 44053. Online condolences and gifts of sympathy may be shared with the family by using




Charitable donations may be made to:

New Life Hospice
3500 Kolbe Road, Lorain OH 44052
Tel: 1-440-934-1458

 Service Information

September 6, 2017

3:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Reidy Scanlan Giovannazzo Funeral Home
2150 Broadway Avenue
Lorain, OH 44052

Funeral Service
September 7, 2017

10:00 AM
Reidy Scanlan Giovannazzo Funeral Home
2150 Broadway Avenue
Lorain, OH 44052

September 7, 2017

10:47 AM
Ridge Hill Memorial Park
44805 North Ridge Road East
Amherst, OH 44001

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