Donna C. Ross, 55


Northborough/Milton – Donna C. (Collett) Ross, 55, died Thursday, Oct. 20, 2011 from complications from muscular dystrophy.

She leaves behind her loving husband of 27 years, Marty J. Ross; her son, David Ross of Northborough; her mother, Alicia M. Collett of Westborough; two brothers, Robert Collett Jr. of Holliston and John Collett of Plymouth; three sisters, Diana Littleton of Plymouth, Beth MacElhaney of Westborough and Marie Baranowski of Milton; and several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her father, Robert C. Collett Sr.

Born in Boston and raised in Milton, she graduated from Milton High School in 1974. She enjoyed traveling, reading and music, but, most of all, she loved spending time with her family.

Calling hours will be held Tuesday, Oct. 25, from 5 to 8 p.m., in Hays Funeral Home, 56 Main St., Northborough. Her funeral Mass will be held Wednesday, Oct. 26, at 10:30 a.m., in St. Lukes Church, 70 Main St., Westborough. Burial will follow in Howard Street Cemetery of Northborough.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Muscular Dystrophy Association, PO Box 78960, Phoenix, AZ 85062.

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