Today
30°
Cloudy
13%
Tonight
25°
Cloudy
12%
Tomorrow
41°
Partly Sunny
7%
Tomorrow Night
29°
Partly Cloudy
1%
Sunday
40°
Chance Rain
51%
Sunday Night
34°
Chance Rain
26%
Monday
43°
Mostly Cloudy
13%
Monday Night
36°
Mostly Cloudy
19%
Tuesday
45°
Slight Chance Rain Showers
20%
Tuesday Night
27°
Mostly Clear
7%
Wednesday
37°
Partly Sunny
11%
Wednesday Night
29°
Mostly Cloudy
13%
3 Day
Extended
Thursday, November 21st, 2013
Jenevia Ruth
Jenevia "Jenny" Ruth, 85, formerly of St. Marys, died at 10:45 p.m. Nov. 19, 2013, at Otterbein St. Marys.
She was born July 2, 1928, in Middlesboro, Ky., to Floyd and Pauline Lynch Martin. She married Carl W. Ruth on Feb. 17, 1947, and he preceded her in death on Dec. 25, 1995.
She is survived by a son, Ralph (Lynn) Ruth, St. Marys; two grandsons, Doug Ruth, Toronto, Canada, and Dan Ruth, St. Marys; five great-grandchildren, Elisabeth, Madison, Courtney, Audrey and Eva; siblings, Joyce (Dale) Schierholt, Hamilton, Kathy (Geoff) Long, Fort Mitchell, Ky., Charlotte (Gary) Wemer, Emmaus, Pa., Van (Nancy) Martin, Hamilton, and Roy (Rosemary) Martin, Fairfield.
She was also preceded in death by a granddaughter, Tracy Lynn Ruth; a brother, Lewis Martin; and a sister, Linnie Greer.
She was a charter member of Hillsdale Baptist Church, St. Marys, where she had worked as a custodian for many years. She also provided custodial services to Dr. Crystal Oswalt and had worked at the former St. Marys Cotton Mill.
Caring for her family and working to aid the ministry of Hillsdale Baptist Church were her passions. She will be remembered for her warm, friendly personality and her deep devotion to Jesus Christ.
Funeral rites will be 11 a.m. Saturday at Miller Funeral Home West Chapel, the Rev. Garland Wilkerson officiating. Burial will follow at Elm Grove Cemetery.
Calling is 4-8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.
Memorial gifts may be given to Hillsdale Baptist Church.
Condolences may be sent to Millerfuneralhomes.net.
Additional obituaries on this date
Wanda Neva Fahncke, 83, Rockford, passed away at 12:10 p.m. Nov. 19, 2013, at the Laurels of Shane Hill, Rockford. [More]
Elizabeth "Betty" V. Lewis, 87, St. Marys, died at 10:57 a.m. Nov. 20, 2013, at her residence, with her daughters at her side. [More]
Wilma Dues, 91, Philothea, died this morning, Nov. 21, 2013.
Services are pen [More]
Rosella R. Klosterman Kessler, 87, Celina, passed away peacefully with her fami [More]
James Siebert, 86, Celina, died Wednesday evening, Nov. 20, 2013, at Celina Man [More]