Kathy Jan Elkins Ross
- October 15, 2021
Kathy Jan Elkins Ross, 64, of Mansfield, passed away peacefully in her sleep on Thursday morning, October 14, 2021, at her home.
She was born September 15, 1957, in Mansfield, Ohio, to Janet Mae (Magee) and Charles William Elkins. Family was first in Kathy’s life and she loved each of them but especially her beloved daughter and “grand blessings”. Possessing a servant’s heart, she was happiest when she was giving to others. Kathy had many treasured friendships and attended Berean Baptist Church. She volunteered her time and many talents at her daughter’s schools over the years. Kathy never knew a stranger and was a very inquisitive woman. She enjoyed crafts, flowers, shopping and giving to others.
Kathy is survived by her husband, Glen Ross; daughter, Kristen (Ryan) Ross; grand blessings, Brody William Ross, Kollin Kristopher Ross and Madison Ross; mother, Janet Elkins; one sister, Kimberly (Steven) Riggenbach; one brother, Kevin (Debby) Elkins; three sisters-in-law; several nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins; and her grand-dog, Loula. She was preceded in death by her father.
The family will receive friends from 2:00-5:00 p.m. Sunday, October 17, 2021, at the Ontario Home of Wappner Funeral Directors, 100 S. Lexington-Springmill Road. The funeral service will be held in the funeral home on Monday at 11:00 a.m. with her brother, Kevin Elkins, officiating. She will be laid to rest in Mansfield Memorial Park.