Velma Laurel Ross |

Velma Laurel Ross

With her family by her side, Velma Laurel Ross died Aug. 27 in South Lake Tahoe. She was 83.

Ms. Ross was a resident for more than 26 years at South Lake Tahoe.

She was born March 13, 1922 in a small town in Missouri.

Besides being a housewife and devoted mother, her love of life was the Bible and sharing it with others.

She is survived by her husband, Bill Ross, her daughter and son-in-law Lesley and Darrel Castruita, her son Greg Ross and grandson Jaden Ross of San Diego, and sister Vera Schuller of Maui, Hawaii.

A memorial service will be Saturday at 2 p.m. at Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses, 1325 Herbert Ave.

For more information call (530) 544-7847.

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