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South Side servant : A purveyor of hope, faith and goodwill, Sister Ross retiring after serving for 50 years

Nov 03, 2018 - The Columbus Dispatch (Ohio)
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If Jesus came to Columbus, the Rev. Vince Nguyen thinks he might walk in the footsteps of Sister Wilma Ross.

Ross, 84, has served the South Side for 50 years, from teaching children at the former St. Ladislas School to working in home health care and nursing and ministering to the ill and homebound, which she's been doing for the past 18 years.

"She brings a lot of hope to the South End," said Nguyen, priest at Corpus Christi and St. Ladislas Catholic churches, where Ross serves as a...