Betty M. Ross passed away on Thursday, October 31, 2019. She was born February 5, 1925 in Belvidere, Illinois. She was the daughter of John and Minnie (Pundt) Emanuel. Betty attended Belvidere Schools and graduated from Belvidere High School in 1943. She married Robert L. Ross on April 21, 1946 in Belvidere, Illinois. Betty worked in several offices throughout Belvidere and finally retired in 1994. She was a lifelong member of Immanuel Lutheran Church in Belvidere and was in involved in the Ladies Guild.
Survivors include special cousins, Joyce and Rick Davis and family, special niece Lynne Ross Emling, sister-in-law, Leota Romig, and nephew John Ross.
Betty is preceded in death by her parents; her husband; and her sister, Phyllis Emanuel.
A visitation will take place at Immanuel Lutheran Church, 1045 Belvidere Rd., Belvidere, IL from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Memorial Service to immediately follow. Private burial for family. Thank you to Northern Illinois Hospice, with a special thank you to Cindy, Linda, and Lindsay for all your help and support. Memorials to be established in Betty’s name to Northern Illinois Hospice. To light a candle or write a condolence, please visit www.AndersonFCS.com.