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Carol Lavonne Hughes Ross
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Birth: Jun. 17, 1928
Lancaster County
Nebraska, USA
Death: Jul. 28, 2011

Carol Lavonne Ross, age 83, a resident of Albuquerque for 62 years, passed away on Thursday, July 28, 2011. Carol is survived by two children, Paul T. Dropinski and Kay L. Jorgenson, both of Albuquerque; grandchildren, Anna, Christina, Paul, Heather, Carol, Tammy, Harllee and Kathy, several great-grandchildren, sisters, Bobbie Hopperstad and Patty Stevens; numerous nieces and nephews and other relatives and friends. Carol was preceded in death by her husbands, Paul Dropinski and Richard Ross, daughter, Patricia Ferguson and brother, Tom Hughes. Carol was born on June 17, 1928 in Lincoln, NE to Ethel and Thomas Hughes. Carol graduated from high school in Lincoln and married Paul Dropinski and started her family. They moved to Albuquerque for work and she began to work at the Nazareth Sanitarium in the North Valley, where she worked for 20 years. Carol then married Richard "Dick" Ross. Carol loved to work in her yard, keep her house immaculate, and shop. Carol also loved to travel, especially trips on the train. Carol was very outspoken and nothing could embarrass her. Carol often said that "she never disliked anybody, but just didn't understand some things they did." Carol was a loving mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and sister and will be deeply missed by all who knew her. Friends and family may visit French - University Chapel on Monday, August 1, 2011 from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. Graveside services will be held at Sunset Memorial Park Cemetery, 924 Menaul Blvd. NE on Tuesday, August 2, 2011 at 10:00 a.m. 
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  Richard W. Ross (1925 - 1995)*
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Sunset Memorial Park
Bernalillo County
New Mexico, USA
Created by: P Barela
Record added: Aug 23, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 95850335
Carol Lavonne <i>Hughes</i> Ross
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