Obituary of Ruby McAtee Rossiter |

Back to: Obituaries

Obituary of Ruby McAtee Rossiter

Robina ‘Ruby’ McAtee Rossiter passed away on April 12, 2014. She was 85.

A Mass of the Resurrection to celebrate Ruby’s life was held on Tuesday, April 15, at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church in Grass Valley, Calif. A private interment will be held at St. Patrick’s Catholic Cemetery.

She was born Dec. 19, 1928, in Hurlford, Scotland, to John and Mary McAtee.

Ruby married John “Jack” Rossiter on Nov. 17, 1956, at St Anne’s Catholic Church in San Francisco.

Ruby was a loving wife and mother. She was actively involved with St. Patrick’s Catholic Parish in Grass Valley, which included participation in the Catholic Ladies Relief Society.

Ruby is survived by her husband, John Rossiter of Penn Valley, Calif.; sons Michael Rossiter of Grass Valley and Kevin Rossiter of San Jose, Calif.; grandchildren Sean, Neil, Marie and Aoife Rossiter; sisters May and Betty; and numerous nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; brother, Andrew; and sisters Kathy and Rita.

Arrangements are under the care of Chapel of the Angels Mortuary in Grass Valley.