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Anna Lee Ross, of 576 Hollow Road, Lewisburg since 1989, entered into rest on July 16, 2016, at 10: a.m. at the Manor at Penn Village, Selinsgrove

She was born Sept. 21, 1934, in Taylorsville, N.C., a daughter of the late Emanuel Hollar and Vivian (Pennell) Hollar Snyder. On Oct. 1, 1949, in West Milton, she married Kenneth W. Ross who survives.

Anna had various jobs throughout her life and was devoted to her family.

Her favorite pastime was watching her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Anna enjoyed taking them on many day trips to visit parks and animal farms. Her special times were traveling, camping, fishing, bird-watching, quilting, and going for Sheetz coffee. Anna loved vacationing and visiting family in North Carolina. She devoted most of her life giving special care for many family members and friends.

Surviving in addition to her husband of 66 years, are one daughter and son-in-law, Deborah and Harvey Graybill, of Mifflinburg; one son and daughter-in-law, Karl and Joan Ross, of Mifflinburg; two grandchildren, Amy Weller and her husband, Tony, and Travis Ross; two great-grandchildren, Kari Weller and Bekki Weller; a great-great-grandson, Wyatt Walls; two sisters, Betty Bailey, of Granite Falls, N.C., and Beatrice Derr, of Hickory, N.C.; and one half brother, Merrill Snyder, of Lewisburg.

She was preceded in death by one sister, Isabelle Snyder; and one brother, Emanuel Hollar Jr.

Friends and family are welcome from 10 to 11a.m. Saturday at the Roupp Funeral Home, 8594 Old Turnpike Road, Mifflinburg, where a funeral service will be held at 11 with Pator James Seller officiating.

Burial will be in Forest Hills Cemetery, Mifflinburg.

The family will provide flowers and suggest memorial contributions in Anna's memory be made to Heritage Springs Memory Care, 327 Farley Circle, Lewisburg, PA 17837.

Leave your condolences online at www.rouppfuneralhome.com.
Published on July 16, 2016
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