Ruth Ann Multerer(1958 - 2013)

Ruth Ann Multerer
Wadesville, IN
Ruth Ann (Zeller) Multerer, age 54, of Wadesville, passed away Monday, January 07, 2013 at her home.
Ruth had worked as a business consultant for McDonald's Corporation before retiring. During Ruth's employment with McDonald's she was honored with numerous awards including the Partners and Evergreen awards. The criteria for these awards included 20+ years of service, assisting in the building of market share, enhancing the image of the business and improving profitability. She was a member of St. Wendel Catholic Church and a life member of VFW Post #1114 Ladies Auxiliary. Ruth was the 2012 North Posey Courage Award Winner.
Surviving are her husband of eight years, Larry Multerer; a daughter, Stephanie (William) Guerrieri of Chicago, IL; two sons, Joe Champlain of Key West, FL and John Lawrence Champlain of Wadesville/Toronto, Canada; a stepson, Matthew (Dr. Sara) Multerer of Louisville, KY and step granddaughters, Abigail and Allison Multerer. Also surviving are an older brother of Wadesville, IN and an older sister of Evansville.
Ruth was preceded in death by her parents, Clarence "Oozie" and Mary M. (Paul) Zeller and a brother, Lawrence Zeller.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 A.M. on Friday, January 11, 2013 at St. Wendel Catholic Church, Rev. Ed Schnur officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
Friends may visit with the family from 3:00 until 7:00 P.M. on Thursday at Pierre Funeral Home, 2601 W. Franklin Street. Friends may also visit from 10:00 A.M. until service time on Friday at St. Wendel Church.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Indiana University Simon Breast Cancer Center, Office of Gift Development, 1110 W. Michigan Street, LO 506, Indianapolis, IN 46202-5100.
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Published in Courier Press on Jan. 9, 2013