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Ross D. Cortright

May 5, 1944 October 12, 2019
Ross D. Cortright
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Ross D. Cortright, 75, passed away at his home on October 12, 2019 in Grand Ledge, MI. He was born May 5, 1944 in Detroit, MI, son to Maurice and Violet (Hodgson) Cortright. Ross was owner of an upholstery shop, an avid golfer; loved drawing, horses and cars (Corvettes); enjoyed spending time at the cottage on Duck Lake, and especially time with his kids and grandkids.

He is survived by his partner and soulmate, Michelle Adams, daughters Jill (David) Pasant and Jenny (Jeff) Franks; stepdaughters, Renee Adams (Robert Dear) and Amber (Jeremy) Schmidtman; 14 grandchildren, 1 great grandchild, 1 brother and sister, and was preceded in death by his parents and son Jeff Cortright.

Private services will be held. For those wishing, memorial contributions may be given to Hospice House of Mid-Michigan, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital or Capital Area Humane Society in memory of Ross Cortright. The family has entrusted arrangements to Peters & Murray Funeral Home, Grand Ledge.

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