Virginia Ross Struss
Virginia Ross Struss
  • October 8, 1939 - December 23, 2017
  • Cary, North Carolina

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Virginia Ross Struss, 78, of Cary, died Saturday, December 23, 2017 at her home in Cary.

Virginia was born October 8, 1939 in Detroit, Michigan to the late Frank Arthur and Gladys Melba Ross. She was employed with IBM retiring with more than 20 years of service. She was preceded in death by her brothers, Joseph Ross and Edward Ross.

Virginia is survived by her husband of 31 years, John Harry Struss; daughter, Cathy Ross Kelso and husband Tom; sons, Christopher Ross and wife Shauna, Jeffrey Ross and wife Kim, and Andy Ross; brother, Lanny Ross; 9 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren.

Virginia was widely known as Ginny. She was a member of First United Methodist Church of Cary where she enjoyed singing in the choir. Ginny's hobbies included doing jigsaw puzzles, reading Christian novels, and traveling. Her favorite trips were paddle-wheeler trips on the Mississippi, Ohio, and Columbia rivers.

A memorial service will be held 2 PM Saturday, January 6, 2018 at First United Methodist Church of Cary, 117 S. Academy Street, Cary, NC 27511. The family will receive friends immediately following the service at the church.

Memorials may be made to the First United Methodist Church of Cary.

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