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Maxine Outlaw Ross

March 22, 1928 November 2, 2019
Maxine Outlaw Ross
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Obituary for Maxine Outlaw Ross

Maxine Outlaw Ross, 91, of Bloomington, passed away at 8:50 a.m. Saturday, November 2, 2019 at OSF HealthCare St. Joseph Medical Center, Bloomington.

A graveside service will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, November 9, 2019 at Evergreen Memorial Cemetery, Bloomington, with Rev. Todd Harrison officiating. Carmody-Flynn Funeral Home, Bloomington, is assisting the family with arrangements.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to a charity of the donor’s choice.

She was born March 22, 1928 in Heyworth, a daughter of Joseph O. and Tina Trimmer Outlaw. She married Arthur J. Ross on October 2, 1965 and he preceded her in death in May 1975.

Surviving are a granddaughter, Tina (Terry) Beard of LaSalle; many nieces and nephews; her longtime dear friends who treated her like family, Bev and Jack Grady and their children, Lisa Shoemaker and Chris Grady; and Flo Wallace and Penny Pace, her friends at Angler’s Manor who helped look after her in recent years.

She was preceded in death by her daughter, Linda Shutt; two sisters, Pearl and Lois; and five brothers, William, Virgil, Lyle, Norville and Frank.

Never one to sit idle, Maxine’s career included more than thirty years at General Grocer. She later was employed at Data Documents and Capodice Produce. Maxine was a wonderful cook and enjoyed crafting. A lifelong nurturer, Maxine had a special gift for caring for the elderly.

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10:30 AM 11/9/2019 10:30:00 AM
Evergreen Memorial Cemetery

302 E. Miller St.
Bloomington, IL 61701

Evergreen Memorial Cemetery
302 E. Miller St. Bloomington 61701 IL
United States

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