Ruth was born in Minerva on September 3, 1927. She was the daughter of the late Samuel and Mary (Nolan) Householder. On July 29, 1950, she married Donald Williams, who preceded her in death on March 29, 1996. She was also preceded in death by her daughter, Paula Williams, and seven brothers and seven sisters.
She was a member of Sugarcreek Methodist Church.
She leaves behind her children; Pam (Roman) Nisley of New Philadelphia, Lori (Dan) Grewell of Dover, Larry (Lori) Williams of Dover, David (Diane) Williams of Dover; her sisters, Lena Fernandez and Mary (Bob) Haren; along with seven grandchildren, twelve great-grandchildren, and one great-great granddaughter.
A private graveside service will take place. She will be buried at Dover Burial Park next to Donald. To sign an online guestbook for Ruth, visit the obituary link on the funeral home’s website.
Memorial contributions can be made in Ruth’s memory to the Community Hospice Truman House, 716 Commercial Ave SW, New Philadelphia, Ohio 44663.