She was born on Feb. 1, 1932, in Chillicothe, Ohio, the daughter of the late Wilbert and Clara (Leasure) Davis.
She was preceded in death by her husband John, son Bret and daughters Kelly and Joni. Surviving are her son Matt; sister Mary Marie Blue; grandchildren Amy Kearns, Michael Flesher and Chris, Kevin and Quinn Roseboom; and great-grandchildren Austin and Justin Kearns.
Ruth was a graduate of Chillicothe High School in Ohio. She was a mother, wife and homemaker mostof her life in Ohio, but most recently worked as a proofreader for the Marco Island Sun Times, Coastal Breeze News and Orlando Attractions Magazine. Ruth loved cruising, traveling, rooting for the Cincinnati Reds, walking her dog Sweetie and spending time visiting with her family and friends in Ohio, on Marco Island and in Celebration.
Funeral services will be held at 11 AM, Saturday, Nov. 22 at the Marco Presbyterian Church, where Ruth attended while living on Marco Island. A service and burial will be held in Chillicothe, Ohio, at a later date.