Patricia Mae (Posvar) Ross (1929 - 2018)

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Longtime Sterling resident Patricia Mae (Posvar) Ross passed away Friday, April 13, 2018 in Anchorage at the age of 88.

Funeral services will be held 1:00 p.m. Thursday, April 19, 2018 at The Kenai United Pentecostal Church, 43682 Kenai Spur Highway, Kenai. Public viewing will be held from 12:30 p.m. to 12:55 p.m. Pastor Stewart Churchill will officiate. She will be laid to rest at the Spruce Grove Memorial Park in Kasilof, Alaska.

Patricia was born August 30, 1929 to parents, Victor R. Posvar and Thelma (Gassett) Posvar in Bend, Oregon.

She married Charles Frederick Ross on Aug. 10, 1951. In 2017 they celebrated their 66th wedding anniversary.

She moved to Alaska with her family in 1964 to help in the work of the Lord in Sterling, where she resided until her passing. She was a homemaker and companion to her husband, committed to her God, family and church until the very end.

She enjoyed spending time on the various boats with her husband. She enjoyed sharing homemade ice cream and lemon pound cake among other things.

She was preceded in death by her father; mother; and siblings, Karma Greer, Bud Posvar, and Bobbie Burke.

She is survived by her husband; their two children, Debbie Lynne Renney and Gary Alan Ross; her sisters, Mary O'Donnell and Millie Muff; and five grandsons.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in memory of Patricia to The Kenai United Pentecostal Church, P.O. Box 156, Kenai, Alaska 99611.

Arrangements made by Peninsula Memorial Chapel & Crematory. Please visit or sign her online guestbook at
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Published in The Peninsula Clarion on Apr. 17, 2018