Stephanie A. (Wilt) Ross, 79, Altoona, died Wednesday at Valley View Health and Rehabilitation Center.
She was born in Austin, Pa., daughter of the late Cecilia (Dumohoski) Wilt. She married James M. Ross in 1959, and he died in 2008.
Surviving are three children: Crystal A., James M. II and wife, Rose, and Eric S. and wife, Brenda, all of Altoona; five grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; three sisters: Augusta Vaughn, Janice Murphy and Cecilia Woolford, all in Maryland; and two brothers: John in Maryland and Michael in Delaware.
She was preceded in death by a son, Stephen, in 2010; and two brothers: Walter Wilt in 2009 and William Wilt in 2010.
Stephanie was a graduate of Austin High School and retired from the Altoona Area School District as a "lunch lady." She enjoyed knitting, crocheting and spending time at the family camp.
Friends will be received from 5 until the 6 p.m. memorial service Tuesday, Oct. 22, 2013, at Sorge Funeral Home Inc., Hollidaysburg.