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Ruth L. Heinbuch, KA8HCL SK
SK May 31, 2012
Published: June 14, 2012 4:00 AM
MILLERSBURG -- Ruth Loretta Heinbuch, 86, of Millersburg, passed away Thursday, May 31, 2012, at the Holmes County Home, Holmesville.
Memorial services for both Ruth and John Kelus Heinbuchwill be Tuesday, June 12 at 7 p.m. at St. John's Church of Millersburg, with the Rev. Kenneth Walther officiating. Burial will be at a later date in Oak Hill Cemetery, Millersburg.
Alexander Funeral Home, Millersburg, is assisting the family.
She was born Sept. 19, 1925, in Clark Township, Clark, the daughter of William and Ella (Lehman) Wagers, and graduated from Clark High School in 1943. Ruth married John Kelus Heinbuch on June 2, 1947. He preceded her in death on Jan. 9, 2010.
During W.W. II, Ruth worked in a factory making gasoline tanks for airplanes and after her husband became paralyzed, she went to beauticians school in Columbus. She later worked for the Beauty Center in Wooster for 44 years.
She was a member of St. John's Evangelical Congregational Church, and loved to read in her spare time.
Ruth had no children, but has one living sister, Nadine (James) Dudte; nephews, Conway and Jerry Dudte, Gary Wagers and Robert Small; and nieces, Cindy Dudte, Jayne Dudte (Kevin) Simms and Jan Small Grubaugh.
She was preceded in death by sisters, Iola (Richard) Small and Norma (Al) Krane; and brothers, Archie (Donna) and Richard (Pauline).