Ruth graduated from Wooster High School and held several secretarial jobs. Her last employment was the Clerk/Treasurer of the Wayne Co. Public Library which she held until her retirement in 1980.
Surviving are her husband, Loy R. Clark, whom she married in 1980; her
children Ted R. (Peggy) Zimmerman of Hampstead, NC, James E. (Maria) Fox, Jr. of San Jose, CA, Barbara (Don) Caperton of Wooster and Stephen E. Fox of Wooster; 11 grandchildren; 2 great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by sisters Mabel Smith, Eileen Sammis, Lucille Strausbaugh and Lois Straub and brothers Forest and Ralph Keister.
Alzheimers Assn.,4815 Munson St., NW, Canton, OH 44718
Monday, December 3, 2007 at 12 Noon
1 hour prior to the time of the service