Daisy Ross

March 13, 1927 – February 17, 2017
Place of Birth: 
Junius Ponds, New York
Place of Death: 
Phelps, New York
Phelps, New York

Calling Hours

February 20, 2017 - 4:00pm - 7:00pm

Service Event Information

February 21, 2017 - 10:00am
St. Francis Catholic Church
130 Exchange Street
Geneva, NY


February 21, 2017
Oak Lawn Cemetery Oaks Corners, NY


Daisy Ross

Phelps/Geneva—Daisy Ross, 89, died Friday (February 17, 2017) at her home.

Friends may call from 4 to 7 PM on Monday (February 20th) at the Paul L. Murphy & Sons Funeral Home, 127 East Miller Street, Newark. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 AM on Tuesday (February 21st) at St. Francis Catholic Church, 130 Exchange Street, Geneva, New York. Burial will follow at the Oak Lawn Cemetery, Oaks Corners.

Memorials, in her name, may be made to Alzheimer's Association, Rochester Chapter, 435 East Henrietta Road, Rochester, New York 14620.

Daisy was born March 13, 1927, the thirteenth child of James and Madelina Baker Clark. She was a graduate of Phelps High School and for many years, was a secretary in the Geneva School District. Daisy was a communicant of St. Francis Church in Geneva. She enjoyed using her artistic talents, oil painting. Daisy loved the out of doors, especially bird watching and being at her camp in Canada.

Daisy is survived by her children Mary Lou Ross of Phelps, Paul Ross of Phelps, Cindy (Mark) Rowe of Newark, Lou Ann (Joe) Commesso of Geneva; step-children Lorna (Phil) Shoemaker of Farmington and Bart (Sue) Ross of CA; eleven grandchildren; twelve great-grandchildren; many nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her husband Louis P. Ross and twelve older siblings.



We would like to sent our sincere condolence to Mary Lou, Paul, Cindy and Lou Ann. Your former neighbor Dick and Inge Robinson

Dear Family,

I taught for many years at West Street School when Daisy was the secretary.  I will always remember her big smile and her willingness to help with whatever we needed.  I am very sorry for your loss and will remember Daisy fondly.  

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