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Ruth M. Mains


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Ruth M. Mains Obituary
Ruth M. Mains 1924-2017
92, of North Canton, passed away on Friday, August 25, 2017. She was born Sept. 17, 1924 in Columbus, Ohio to the late Lawrence and Cora Ethel Moore. Ruth attended Juilliard School of Music. She was a harpist and a member of the Musician Union. Ruth was an active member of Christ Presbyterian Church, including past president of the Women Association, Candy making project which raised money for the food ministries. She was involved in several sewing projects for the church and, enjoyed cross stitching and several of her cross stitches are part of the art collection at the church.
In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband, Donald L. Mains. Ruth is survived by her son, Joseph Mains; and daughter, Michelle Mains. She is also survived by Donald L. Mains Jr. and Dr. Richard K. Mains and dear friends, Sally Brown, and Ray Tucke.
The family will receive friends on Tuesday, August 29, 2017 at Christ Presbyterian Church, 530 Tuscarawas St. W., Canton, Ohio 44702 from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. (in the Parlor) with services to follow at 11 a.m. in the Chapel with Rev. David de Vries officiating. Entombment will follow in North Lawn Mausoleum. In lieu of flowers the family requests that donations be made to Christ Presbyterian Church Food Ministers. The family invites you to visit www.reedfuneralhome.com to sign the online guestbook.
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Published in The Repository on Aug. 27, 2017
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