Sondra Ross


Sondra "Sonie" Janet (Paris)

Sondra "Sonie" Janet (Paris) Ross, 76, of Perrysburg and formally of Toledo, Ohio, passed away peacefully on March 9, 2013, at The Manor of Perrysburg surrounded by her loving family. She was born on February 26, 1937, in Grand Island, Nebraska to Millard Lee and Alta Avon (Hilbert) Paris. She was a 1955 graduate of Grand Island Senior High School. She married the love of her life, Larry Ross on February 3, 1962, in Grand Island.

Sonie enjoyed baking, quilting and sewing as well as gardening and flowers. She also took special interest in amateur radio with her husband. Sonie volunteered for several organizations, including, many Parents' clubs while her children were in grade school and later in life she became involved with the Susan G. Komen, Race for the Cure. She loved and enjoyed spending time with family, especially her grandchildren. Sonie also enjoyed her pets.

Sonie is survived by her loving children, Sally Jo Ross, Scott Cameron (Lisa) Ross, Tracy Rene (Ross) Mueller, Tyler Lee (Sindy) Ross; grandchildren, Hunter, Canon, Aiden, Hannah, Jeremy, Joshua and Justine, sister-in-law, Eve Zlomke and many dear nieces and nephews. She is preceded in death by her husband, Larry, and her parents.

Friends will be received from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. on Saturday, March 16, 2013, in the Witzler-Shank Funeral Home, 222 East South Boundary St., Perrysburg, Ohio, 43551, 419-874-3133 where funeral services will be held following the visitation at 4:00 p.m. Burial will be private. Those planning an expression of sympathy are asked to consider the Victory Center and Hospice of Northwest Ohio. Condolences may be made to the family at

Funeral Home

Witzler Shank Funeral Home
222 E South Boundary St Perrysburg, OH 43551
(419) 874-3133

Published in Toledo Blade on Mar. 14, 2013