Lorraine E. (Michaud) Ross, 95, of Ludlow passed away peacefully on Saturday, December 2, 2017. Daughter of the late Henry and Mary Rose (Delude) Michaud, she was born in Springfield on April 15, 1922. Educated in Springfield schools, she was a graduate of the High School of Commerce. She worked as an inspector for American Bosch during World War II. After her marriage, she worked alongside her husband, the late Joseph Ross at several Boys & Girls Clubs throughout the Northeast.
Lorraine is survived by her son Timothy Ross and his wife Jane of Sunderland, her daughter Mariann Ross-Bramucci and her husband Richard of Ludlow; two sisters Lucille Greenlee of Lompac, CA, Kathleen Garand and her husband Richard and a brother-in-law John Lysak of CA. She also leaves 4 beloved grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren, 1 great-great grandchild a niece and several nephews. Lorraine was especially close to her grandson Brandon and her sweet great-granddaughter Brianna Joelle. Sadly she was predeceased by her beloved husband Joseph A. Ross in 1976, her son Joseph A. Ross Jr. in 2003, her bother Henry Michaud Jr. and her sister June Rose Lysak.