Carolyn Marie Ross Buntrock
1946 — 2021
Carolyn Marie Ross was born December 30, 1946, to Louis Joseph Ross and Lillian Gudren Hansen in St. Paul, Minnesota; she was the youngest of three children, joining two older sisters, Rita and Mary. She spent her early years on the family farm in rural Roberts, Wisconsin. In 1955, the family moved into the family home constructed by her Grandpa Hansen in Hudson, Wisconsin. She attended St. Patrick's School in Hudson and graduated from Hudson High School in 1965. She attended St. Mary's School of Nursing in Rochester, Minnesota and graduated as a Registered Nurse in 1968. Her time at St. Mary's was transformative in ways she could not have dreamed of when she arrived on campus in 1965. She...