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Obituary for Juanita Ross
Juanita I. Ross, 86, of Peoria passed away on Friday, March 27, 2015 at 3:35 p.m. at her home. Juanita was born on January 28, 1929 in Joliet, IL to Thomas and Pansy (Walls) Morris. She married Robert L. Ross on December 15, 1947 in Peoria. He passed away on January 3, 2002. She was also preceded in death by three sisters and one brother. Survivors include four sons, Robert (Vickie) Ross of Holiday, FL, Morris (Darla) Ross of Mapleton, IL, Tim Ross of Peoria, and Terry (Robin) Ross of Bartonville and one sister, Darlene Hoffman of Peoria. She is also survived by eleven grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. Juanita enjoyed playing cards and board games. She had a good sense of humor and loved to play pranks on family and friends. Cremation rites have been accorded. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude. A celebration of life will be held at a later date. She will be dearly missed by all that knew her.