Phyllis A. Ross formerly of New Suffolk passed away on Monday, September 5, 2022. At Peak Resources in Graham, NC. Phyllis was born on October 18, 1937 in Greenport, N.Y. to Norma T. King and Viola K. Kwaitkowski and lived in Suffolk.
After graduating Salutatorian from Southhold High School she wen on to Nursing School but soon met the love of her life on October 31, 1956, she married Harry E. Ross, Sr. They made their home in New Suffolk where they raised seven children. Phyllis was a homemaker and loved children and provided daycare for many local children. She was a lover of all furry creatures and could never say no to any stray! In 2002 she and Harry retired to Burlington, N.C.
Phyllis was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Harry E. Ross, Sr., her son-in-law, Darrell Kirby and Stephen Sansone, her grandson, Thomas Sansone and her great granddaughter, Kaylee Kirby.
Phyllis is survived by her children, Debra Papadouplos (Cory), Donna Kirby, Harry E. Ross, Jr. (Jean), Diane Ross, Denise Lademann (William), Dawn Schoedel (Chris), Danielle Schwab (Dustin) and honorary son, Mathew McCabe (Kim).
Phyllis was blessed with 16 grandchildren and 11 great grandchildren at time of her passing.
Memorial and Funeral Services will be held at a future date.