Fross (Dallal) Kanazeh, born in Beirut, Lebanon, the daughter of the late Shafic and Laurice (Kdeiss) Dallal, passed away on September 24, 2022, at the age of 73, after a brave battle with pancreatic cancer.
Fross, also known as Frossina, Foufou and Teta, was selfless, hardworking, and generous; always putting others before herself. Before retiring to care for her grandchildren, Fross was employed by the State of Michigan Treasury Department. Fross enjoyed spending time with family and friends and was an exceptional host. Known for making everyone feel welcome, she made friends instantly. She enjoyed cooking for others and was known for her delicious desserts. Her children and grandchildren are the best testament to her loving, caring heart. Fross was an energetic, incredible, and humorous woman, who will be missed immensely.
She was preceded in death by her parents, and husband Joseph K. Kanazeh. Surviving to cherish her memory are her children Mary (Rob) Russell, Nabil (Angela) Kanazeh, Shafeek (Kristen) Kanazeh; six grandchildren, Samara and Rhiana Russell, Khalil, Faris and Mallory Kanazeh, Elijah Kanazeh; sisters, Fadia (Yacoub) Bayouk, Lily (Ghassan) Kobty, Laudy (Mhanna) Badin, Wedad (Bishara) Jada; brothers-in-law, Ike (Diane) Kanazeh, George (Siham) Kanazeh, Souhail Kanazeh, Samir (Selena) Kanazeh, Anees Kanazeh; and 23 nieces and nephews. She is also survived by many great nieces and nephews, cousins, and friends.
The family will receive friends on Tuesday, Sept. 27 from 1-3 p.m. and 5-8 p.m. with the Trisagion at 7:30 p.m. at Estes-Leadley Funeral Home, 325 W Washtenaw St, Lansing.
A funeral service will be held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 28 at Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church, 1701 E. Saginaw St, Lansing, with Father Mark Sietsema, Ph.D. presiding. Livestream link. Graveside services immediately following at Delta Center Cemetery. There will be a luncheon at the church following the graveside service.
The family wishes to extend its appreciation and thanks to nurse Kimberly from The Care Team Hospice for her excellent care of Fross.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church.
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