ROSS, Lorraine Joyce, born on October 31, 1932 in Duluth, Minnesota passed away March 28, 2012 in Tucson, Arizona at age 79. She was a beautiful, loving mother and grandmother with an amazing spirit that touched many lives over the years. Lorraine is survived by her son, John, daughter, Heather and granddaughter, Shannon, and preceded in death by her son Jeff. She attended the University of Arizona and was a published author. Private services will be held in San Francisco, California. Lorraine was an animal lover and donations in her memory may be made to the Humane Society of Southern Arizona at 3450 N. Kelvin Blvd., Tucson, Arizona 85716 (520) 321-3704. Arrangements by BRING'S BROADWAY CHAPEL, 6910 E. Broadway.