a_d
Thursday, July 24th, 2014
Complete Obituary
Ruth McLaughlin
  Ruth L. McLaughlin, 90, Muncie, Ind., went to be with the Lord the morning of July 23, 2014, at her residence following a brief illness.
She was born on Jan. 27, 1924, in Fort Recovery, to Earl and Clela Runyon Granger. She was married to Wilbur McLaughlin for 57 years before his death in 2006.
Surviving are two sons, Michael (Donna) McLaughlin, Muncie, and Timothy (Deborah) McLaughlin, Springport, Ind.; a grandson, Jeremy (Rebekah) McLaughlin, Green Bay, Wis.; three great-grandchildren, Cabot, Ainsley and Tate; a brother, David (Betty) Granger, Celina; and several nieces and nephews.
Also deceased are two brothers, Harold and Paul Granger.
She was a graduate of Fort Recovery High School, and received her bachelor of science and master's degrees from Ball State University. She was a teacher at Cowan Elementary School for 25 years.
She was a member of Southside Church of the Nazarene, Muncie, Southside Women's Quilting Group, Perry Township WCTU, Delaware County Retired Teachers Association and the National Education Association. She was an avid golfer and enjoyed crocheting for the homeless missions. She had a heart for those who were homebound or in nursing homes, visiting them faithfully.
Services are noon Saturday at Southside Church of the Nazarene, Muncie, Pastor Jeremy McLaughlin officiating. Burial will follow at 2:30 p.m. at Springhill Cemetery, Fort Recovery.
Calling is 10 a.m.-noon Saturday at the church.
Memorials may be directed to IU Health Ball Memorial Hospice, 2401 W. University Ave., Muncie, IN 47303.
Condolences may be sent to www.meeksmortuary.com.
Additional obituaries for this date
a_d
Friday Night
68°
Partly Cloudy
10%
Saturday
85°
Chance Thunderstorms
40%
Saturday Night
66°
Mostly Cloudy
12%
Sunday
83°
Slight Chance Thunderstorms
24%
Sunday Night
63°
Slight Chance Thunderstorms
21%
Memorial Day
84°
Partly Sunny
6%
Monday Night
62°
Mostly Clear
8%
Tuesday
83°
Partly Sunny
12%
Tuesday Night
63°
Slight Chance Thunderstorms
14%
Wednesday
84°
Chance Thunderstorms
33%
Wednesday Night
63°
Chance Thunderstorms
37%
3 Day
Extended
a_d
a_da_da_d