Georgia Ruth Schaeffer passed away peacefully on Sat. Feb. 23, 2013, at the age of 103. Ruth was born on June 16, 1909 in Corning, Calif. to Christian and Mary Peterson. She was a Avon Representative for 15 years.
She loved to dress up in one of her evening gowns and go ballroom dancing. She also enjoyed crocheting and gardening.
Ruth is survived by and will be sadly missed by her son, Robert Zerkle; daughter, Joyce Moreno; son-in-law, Ruben; 7 grandchildren; several great-grandchildren; and great-great grandchildren.
A graveside service was held at Sunset Hill Cemetery in Corning, Calif. on Feb. 28, 2013.